Hatoon al Fassi, a Saudi scholar, has provoked controversy in Qatar for arguing that the Koran, correctly interpreted, supports the empowerment of women.
Turkish universities in border regions are giving more secure jobs to Syrians academics who can teach refugee students in Arabic.
Tutorama aims to make high quality tutoring easily accessible in Egypt.
In Morocco, philosophy teachers object to religious textbook that calls their discipline “contrary to Islam”.
Two new English-language teaching centers open in Iraq, to meet demand from Iraqi employers.
A new fellowship program introduces Arab teachers to best practices, and to each other.
Despite the strong bias in many Arab countries against the study of evolution, some scientists find a way. Their secret? Strong patrons.
Small gardens can become powerful teaching tools that help children understand the basics of sustainability.
More pupils are taking lessons in Tamazight, the language of the Berbers, but in fewer school districts, leaving the language at risk.
The American University of Beirut’s incoming president, a prominent cancer researcher, has new ambitions for the venerable institution.