Countries البلدان

Bahrain

Literature & Translation Teaching

A Conversation With One of the World’s Most Influential Arabic Teachers

Islam Alzeny | 09 Nov 2016

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.

Teaching

Academy Awards Fellowships For Improving Teaching

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Sep 2016

A new fellowship program introduces Arab teachers to best practices, and to each other.

Research

A Research Victory in Bahrain, But With Limits

Islam Alzeny | 04 Jul 2016

A research team managed to produce Bahrain’s first genetically modified animal, but a lack of funding threatens the research’s future.

Arts & Culture Conservation Religion Research

Arab-World Archaeologists Must Avoid Disturbing Islamic Graves

Benjamin Plackett | 24 May 2016

Genetic analysis on skeletons of humans who died since the birth of Islam is almost nonexistent.

Quality Control

Who Defines “Excellence” in Education? And How?

Clara Morgan | 13 May 2016

A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.

Fraud Research Students

Need a Research Paper? Buy One in Bahrain

Islam Alzeny | 01 Feb 2016

Buying ready-made research is spreading in popularity among students at the University of Bahrain. Punishment and education are two of the proposed responses.

Studying Gulf Countries, their Influence and Divides

Ursula Lindsey | 09 Nov 2015

A new academic publication at the University of Oxford is taking an interdisciplinary look at the countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Faculty Students

Students at the University of Bahrain Say Faculty Quality is Going Down

Islam Alzeny | 27 Sep 2015

Students at the biggest university in the kingdom say they are getting more professors with little experience and difficult-to-understand accents.

Gender

In Bahrain, Men are Scarce in Universities

Islam Alzeny | 16 Jun 2015

As in many other Gulf countries, fewer men than women make it to university in Bahrain.

Accreditation Fraud

It’s Time to Shut Down Fake Universities

Dean Hoke | 31 May 2015

Education authorities should fight bogus-degree programs and create real, accredited online alternatives, says Dean Hoke.




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