Policy and Curriculum

Australia: Schools policy in 2018: reflecting on the big events and the new developments

The year 2018 was a mixed bag for schooling policy in Australia.

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.

Top 6 trends in higher education

Around the world, tuition at universities is rising at a much faster rate than inflation and challenging students’ return on investment.

Ireland is rethinking its curriculum for young children. Here’s what it can learn from...

Changes are on the horizon for students in Ireland, where for the first time in 20 years, stakeholders are reconsidering what (and how) children should learn in state primary schools.

The state of global education in 8 charts

These 8 graphs explain the key challenges that education is facing around the world.

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...

What can teachers do to make return migration easier for children?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 Dec 2018 | by: Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Joanna Durlik, Paulina Szydłowska, Halina Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Jagiellonian University | Story Source: World...

For the sake of kids, embrace math

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 14 Nov 2018 | by: Andy Hargreaves & Pasi Sahlberg | Story Source: The Conversation ~ Go to Original Article Mathematics is...

For China’s migrant children struggling to get into schools, policies may have changed but...

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 22 Nov 2018 | by: Manos Antoninis | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to Original Article Internal migration...

Creating a world where girls can learn and earn at full force

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 1 Nov 2018 | by:  Lisa Forsyth | Story Source: GPE ~ Go to Original Article Despite compelling evidence of the...

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...

Pakistan: Speakers discuss the need for new pedagogies to enhance education

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 12 Nov 2018 | by: Sidra Maniar | Story Source: The Express Tribune (Pakistan) ~ Go to Original Article The last...

Turning the page: how India’s state schools are being revitalised

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Amrit Dhillon | Story Source: The Guardian (Global Education) ~ Go to Original Article For years,...

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...

Philippines: Teacher education must be learner-centered: DepEd

Photo: ©UNESCO / S.Chaiyasook Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Teresa Montemayor | Story Source: Philippines News Agency ~ Go to Original Article The Department of Education...

Autism early education breakthrough: Toddlers thrive in mainstream schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 Nov 2018 | by: La Trobe University | Story Source: La Trobe University ~ Go to Original Article In...

We are now ready to start monitoring early-grade learning

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Silvia Montoya | Story Source: World Education Blog ~ Go to Original Article Young learners...

Making Sense of Universal Design for Learning

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Alberta Education | Story Source: Alberta Education (Youtube) ~ Go to Original Source Watch Alberta Education’s...

How Laos plans to educate its young leaders

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Apala Bhattacharya | Story Source: Govinsider ~ Go to Original Article Minister for Education Sengdeuane...

Singapore has an ambitious plan to build daycare centres for as many kids as...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 29 Oct 2018 | by: Hannah Yi | Story Source: World Economic Forum & Quartz ~ Go to Original Article 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...

There’s a reason your child wants to read the same book over and over...

We often hear about the benefits of reading storybooks at bedtime for promoting vocabulary, early literacy skills, and a good relationship with your child...

Education is not a privilege, it’s a legal right

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Nov 2018 | by: Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director General for Education, UNESCO | Story Source: World Education Blog (UNESCO)...

The importance of gender in early childhood education policy

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 5 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Malaysia Sets Larger Budget, with Priority on Education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 2 Nov 2018 | by: TASHNY SUKUMARAN | Story Source: South China Morning Post~ Go to Original Article Over 19...

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...

Leading Whole-School Improvement

How high expectations, constructive feedback, and valuable professional learning experiences combine into schoolwide success...

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...