Learning Outcomes

Using organic gardens as teaching tools transforms a whole community in Uruguay

A project to change and improve nutrition in a region of Uruguay affected by poverty and cattle disease could end up being replicated across the whole country.

Indonesia to teach kids disaster-readiness

Indonesia is ramping up efforts to better prepare for natural disasters, starting with schoolchildren.

Using assessment data to help students thrive: Classroom perspectives from Mongolia

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 20 Dec 2018 | by: Khandjav Terbish, Munkhbayar Baljinnyam, and Esther Care | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go...

The Brain-Changing Power of Conversation

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 14 Feb 2018 | by: Bari Walsh | Story Source: Harvard Usable Knowledge ~ Go to Original Article   Interplay between parents...

Helping Students Develop Executive Function Skills

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Gina DiTullio | Story Source: EduTopia ~ Go to Original Article Simple classroom strategies can assist students...

If education is the key to Singapore’s success, why do few parents want their...

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Anna Maria Romero | Story Source: The Independent (Singapore) ~ Go to Original Article Singapore attributes...

Pathways for gender equality through early childhood teacher policy in China

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Why Growth Mindset Still Has Some Growing to Do

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 12 Nov 2018 | by: Rupa Chandra Gupta | Story Source: EdSurge ~ Go to Original Article Over the summer, academics debated the...

10 Innovative Cases of Schools Working for Sustainability

HundrED's Sustainability Spotlight celebrates impactful and scalable innovations in sustainability education. Discover the 10 innovations that are pushing the boundaries of sustainability education...

Music lessons for disadvantaged Hong Kong children bring hope and possibility of finding passion

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Nov 2018 | by: Simone McCarthy | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to Original Article Not-for-profit...

AI could change the way we measure kids’ intelligence

There is a saying in education that you treasure what you measure. Going by the standardized tests that dominate schools in many countries around the world...

How do you scale spirit? Teaching at the Right Level in India

For those of us interested in the question of scale, Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL)—a pedagogical approach to remedial education developed by the non-governmental Indian organization Pratham...

Cambodia invests in the early years to build a strong foundation for learning

Last June, the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) in Cambodia launched its 3rd education program financed by a US$20.6 million grant from...

UNESCO launches video tutorials on how to build a learning city

Learning cities around the world are taking action to enhance quality education and lifelong learning opportunities for all in...

Learning for all, the Finnish way, how keeping special needs children in regular schools...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 28 Oct 2018 | by: Amelia Teng | Story Source: Straits Times ~ Go to Original Article Keeping special needs...

Better data, better education in Cambodia

Funding from the multi-agency supported Capacity Development Partnership Fund helps education professionals collect and track data to identify and address pressing issues...

More testing?

This blog looks at the contrasting findings in the 2017/8 GEM Report on Accountability and a recent study by Berbauer, Hanushek, and Woessmann over whether more testing is good for education or not...

Use of data from 21st century skills assessments: Issues and key principles (Report)

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 18 Oct 2018 | by: Alvin Vista, Helyn Kim, and Esther Care | Story Source: Brookings (Blog) ~ Go to Original...

Malaysia: A better read with meaning-making

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 25 Sept 2018 | by:  Dr Chong Su Li | Story Source: New Straits Times ~ Go to Original...

Collaborative capacity building in 21st century skills assessment: Reflections from Mongolia

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 19 Oct 2018 | by: Esther Care, Alvin Vista, Helyn Kim, and Claire Scoular | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original...

The Philippines Wants More STEM-Educated People

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 19 Oct 2018 | by: Sintia Radu | Story Source: US News ~ Go to Original Article AS GREATER NUMBERS...

UNESCO-MGIEP launches policy brief on Rethinking Schooling for 21st Century

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 18 Oct 2018 | by: Team Careers360 | Story Source: Careers360 ~ Go to Original Article UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute...

Girls are fighting back to end gender violence in school

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 16 Oct 2018 | by: Megha Kashyap | Story Source: GPE ~ Go to Original Article A GPE youth advocate...

Making Peace: How schools can help foster a more peaceful world

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 23 Dec 2015 | by: Leah Shafer | Story Source: Harvard Usable Knowledge ~ Go to Original Article As 2015...

Educational TV of violence: Efficiently training the youth in aggressive behaviours

Photo: UNESCO Date: 19 Oct 2018 | by: Helen Abadzi | Story Source: Blue Dot (UNESCO MGIEP) ~ Go to Original Article Opinion: Helen Abadzi,  Greek psychologist,...

Children’s violent video game play associated with increased physical aggressive behavior

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 1 Oct 2018 | by: Dartmouth College | Story Source: Medical XPress ~ Go to Original Article Violent video game...

How Finnish-inspired teaching methods improved learning in a US classroom

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 15 Oct 2018 | by: Janet English | Story Source: OECD (Education Today) ~ Go to Original Article When people...

Children in Singapore will no longer be ranked by exam results. Here’s why

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 Oct 2018 | by: Johnny Wood | Story Source: World Economic Forum ~ Go to Original Article Singapore has long...

Investing in global knowledge sharing for our children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 10 Oct 2018 | by: Sara Coffey and Jenny Perlman Robinson | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to...

Five elements of a good preschool (US)

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 10 Oct 2018 | by: John D. Tulenko and Jackie Mader and Lillian Mongeau | Story Source: The...