Daily News Flash 769


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


Pledges worth USD 3 billion dollars to help vulnerable women and girls, including refugees, get an education were announced… Continue reading >

Philippines: ALS completers under old basic education curriculum who passed now eligible for higher education


The Department of Education announced that completers of the Alternative Learning… Continue reading >

Developing World Leaders: Is Education Top Priority?


New research just released by AidData funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates… Continue reading >

The Most Effective Learners Don’t Focus on the Outcome, They Focus on the Process


Why is a process focus so central for learning? At its core, learning involves… Continue reading >



Mu­sic play­school en­hances chil­dren’s lin­guistic skills


According to the research conducted at the University of Helsinki, weekly music... Continue reading >

The Missing Piece: Disability-Inclusive Education


In 2015, the world committed to Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 4 to “ensure... Continue reading >


Job Opportunity! NEW!!!

1) Title: Associate Director, Global Literacy Research, Monitoring & Evaluation

2) Organization: Room to Read (HQ)

3) Location: San Francisco, US

4) Application Date: N/A

What’s up! NEW!!!

1) Title: UNESCO Asia-Pacific Meeting on Education (APMED)

2) Location: Bangkok, Thailand

3) Date: 12 – 14 July 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)