Academic freedom has been both neglected and misused in the Arab world, says a Tunisian academic. He offers ideas for making it more vital.
An educator in Egypt realized it was time her 9-year-old daughter learned about Palestine. Here’s how she explained the situation.
An Egyptian scholar who studied Jewish history in an Arab society found self-censorship a difficult trap to escape.
A researcher in Iraqi Kurdistan looks for the roots of attitudes that lead to discrimination and violence against women.
In a collective act of self-censorship, many academics today willingly cede the university’s unconditional freedom to investigate all ideas.
Online education presents challenges for teachers but also offers them an opportunity to devise new ways of assessing students.
An education expert suggests good practices teachers can use to build community with students and create a caring climate in their courses.
Professors in Algeria have learned that it’s best to endorse the conventional wisdom and not ask new questions, a scholar says.
A new book argues that Arab social scientists limit their teaching and research through self-censorship, producing a “knowledge void.”