Qatar University professor says the study of history is vital to individual identity, but the subject has been neglected in recent decades.
Training students to navigate the online world appears to be getting more complicated. And today’s students need help, the writer believes.
The U.S. government has slashed support for the Center for Arabic Studies Abroad, a renowned Arabic program that provides language training in the Arab world for foreigners.
Students’ poor mastery of Arabic is caused by the poor instructional methods used, not the language itself, says Hanada Taha, the director of “Arabi21” project.
Empowering youth requires encouraging enrollment in academic programs that include courses in philosophy, poetry and art history, the writers believe.
A U.S.-based journalist spends three days running a multimedia workshop with students who have fled the Syrian conflict.
Professors have long grumbled about the quality of students, and students about rigid professors, but the tension between them is now especially high.
Grappling with the direction of her career, a young woman tries to find her niche in a blend of education and journalism.
A back-to-basics approach to learning could be the most innovative way to improve Arab education.
Research suggests new ways of learning Arabic script and language could help Arab students gain educational ground.