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Issue 772, 21 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "The mind once enlightened cannot again become dark" - Thomas Paine Pakistan: Abdul Hakeem Mahar’s miracle school in the...

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Issue 771, 19 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn" - Benjamin Franklin ‘Teachers are brain engineers’: UW...

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Issue 770, 15 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves" - Joseph Campbell Can you Solve MIT's Latest...

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Issue 769, 13 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "The purpose of education is to save young people from the paralyzing effects of wealth and poverty"      - Kurt Hahn $3...

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Issue 768, Tue 12 June 2018: KEEP UP YOUR PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE! More articles are available: www.flexlearnstrategies.net/news/ Quote of the Day "Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference" - Claire Fagin Cambodia: 20.6m Education Grant Targets...

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Experts demand education budget be raised – Pakistan

Education experts on Thursday urged the federal government to enhance the budget for education by marking it as the pivotal factor in national growth and development.   They demanded the new...

Unesco launches Malala fund

"United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) Director General Irina Bokova and the Pakistan’s Minister of State for Education, Training and Standards in Higher Education...

Education: a solution for Pakistan

Being a developing country and one with an almost exponentially growing population, Pakistan faces all sorts of socio-economic problems. But the underlying cause of these problems is the issue of...

Building blocks: One kiln at a time

Among the many mega projects being inaugurated in the twin cities, the district education department has decided on opening a school for children working in brick kilns across Rawalpindi. The...

Chandigarh breaks monotony, sets up 200 smart classes across 9 govt schools

The project, which was taken up by the department in 2015, aims at improving the quality of education at schools by introducing innovative teaching methods for students of classes I to XII. PUTTING...

Workshop on Sharing Promising EFA Practices in Asia-Pacific

"UNESCO Bangkok with support from the Japanese Funds-in-Trust will organize a workshop on Sharing Promising EFA Practices in Asia-Pacific on 30 June 2014 in Bangkok. The workshop will bring together...

Rejuvenating the government school system through public-private partnerships

"The rapid increase of low-income children studying in private schools is one of the most striking trends in school education today. Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) schools saw a 29%...

New Education Budget: To fit the purpose

The Tk. 49,000 crore or US$ 6.3 billion allocated for education, when divided by the estimated 40 million students in the country, amounts to Tk. 12,000 per student public spending for a year or...

49% of children out of school are SC/STs, 25% are Muslims: Survey

A Union government-backed survey has revealed a disturbing trend: in the six years since the Right to Education Act, around 60 lakh children between ages six and 13 years remain unschooled in the...

HCM City rolls out mobile digital library

"Singapore volunteers will help introduce new English and IT learning tools for over 3,000 primary and secondary school students in Ho Chi Minh City under the recently launched Words and Wheels...

MoneyGram Foundation Awards Final Grant Round of 2015 to Support Literacy, Technology and Innovation in Education

MoneyGram (NASDAQ:  MGI), today announced support for seven worldwide education programs through the MoneyGram Foundation. The foundation's final 2015 grant round supports literacy programs in some...

How Personal APIs Let Students Design Their University

I sat at a table with faculty, technologists, CIOs, startup founders and students, all gathered under one roof to tackle the question: How might we use application program interfaces (APIs) to...

Why global education rankings don’t reveal the whole picture

Country rankings in international education tests – such as PISA and TIMSS – are often used to compare and contrast education systems across a range of countries. But it isn’t always an even playing...

Inquiry and the Research Process

Tips for ensuring that your students’ research fosters genuine inquiry. By Beth Holland October 26, 2017 Over the summer, I had a fascinating conversation with a group of educators. After spending...

US: A Strategy for Motivating High School Coders

Coding is a fun and exciting activity for students. This is especially true at the elementary and middle school levels with the introduction of the Hour of Code. Using programs such as Tynker,...

Shaping, not predicting, the future of students

By by Anthony Mann January 31, 2018 Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is reputed to have once said that there’s no point making predictions because nothing is set in stone. It is hard to predict the...

12 Great iPad Apps For Autistic Learners

After writing about the best books for teachers and parents to learn and explore the world of autism, we are introducing you to this collection of some good iPad apps to help autistic kids 'learn,...

Personalized learning is a useful tool, not a panacea

The buzz about personalized learning as a strategy for improving education systems seems to grow by the day. Recently, Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg announced they were donating their shares in...

Malaysia: The cost of children’s education

By AUDREY VIJAINDREN - November 5, 2017 KUALA LUMPUR: HOW much are you willing to sacrifice to give your child the best head start? Apparently, Malaysian parents are ranked eighth out of 15 when it...

How Will Education Change in the Next Ten Years?

How will education change in the next 10 years? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer...

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Regional Meeting on ALP 2012

  UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education (UNESCO Bangkok), in cooperation with UNICEF Regional Office for South Asia (ROSA) and UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO), holds a regional meeting on alternative learning/schooling programmes...

Has progress come to a standstill?

The latest fact sheet on out of school children: UNESCO Institute for Statistics and the Education for All Global Monitoring Report Watch the video or Read the report...

A New Branch for J-PAL!

Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) has expanded to Southeast Asia. Based at the University of Indonesia (UI), it joins France, South Africa, Chile, and the United States. Read about their methods and follow the news first hand in the Jakarta Post or the...

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