Issue 786, 2 Aug 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/

Quote of the Day

“Knowledge, like air, is vital to life. Like air, no one should be denied it”

   ―Alan Moore

 

“We know we start this way,” says Dr. Patricia Kuhl, from the Institute of Learning and Brain Sciences at the University of Washington… Watch here >

Let it Grow: The Long-lasting Benefits of a School Garden

 

Amid the litany of education reforms that emphasize innovation and new methods, school gardens stand out as a low-techContinue reading >

How Checklists Can Help New Teachers in Emergency Contexts

 

Emergency or crisis contexts pose a challenge for new teachers, who might lack access to… Continue reading >

India: Our country must move on from functional literacy to lifelong learning

 

Venkaiah Naidu addressed the gathering after conferring the Nehru and Tagore Literacy… Continue reading >

 

The Essential ‘Soft Skills’: Global Citizenship Education at the Heart of Learning

 

About 246 million children and adolescents experience school violence and bullying in... Continue reading >

How Is AI Used In Education — Real World Examples Of Today And A Peek Into The Future (US)

 

AI has already been applied to education primarily in some tools that help develop... Continue reading >

Job Opportunity! NEW!!

1) Title: Research Advisor, Education (Pakistan Country Focus)

2) Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)

3) Location: Washington DC, USA

4) Application Date: N/A

What’s up! NEW!!

1) Title: Webinar: Global Partnership for Education (GPE) Results Report 2018

2) Location: Webinar

3) Date: 9 August 2018

 

News Flash is sent to you by the Lifelong Learning and Literacy Team, Educational Innovation and Skills Development, UNESCO Bangkok, 920 Sukhumvit Rd., 10110, Phra Khanong, Khlong Toei, Thailand with generous support of Educate a Child (EAC)