Countries البلدان

Jordan

Students

The Majority of Jordanian Secondary-School Students Flunk a Key Exam

Abdallah Alkafaween | 05 Aug 2015

Hundreds of Jordanian schools report that a large proportion of their students did not pass an important end-of-year exam.

Politics Protests Students

In Jordan, Students Say University Freedom is Moving Backwards

Ezz Eldeen Al Natour | 01 Aug 2015

Students say universities have used security threats as an excuse to restrict their freedom to protest.

Research

Arab Food Supply is Shaky, But Related Research is Rare

Benjamin Plackett, Selim Njeim | 13 Jul 2015

Many Arab countries do not have what is known as “food security,” but the research and teaching on the topic is just getting started.

Curriculum Journalism Teaching

Teaching Journalism in The Arab World: Challenges and Lost Opportunities

Basim Tweissi | 18 Jun 2015

It’s time for Arab journalism programs to get a major overhaul, so they can help the region’s development, says the dean of the Journalism Media Institute.

Disability Employment Faculty

In Jordan, Those With Special Needs Face a Difficult Plight

Ezz Eldeen Al Natour | 14 May 2015

Jordanian youth with special needs can easily enroll in universities to study but have difficulty getting jobs.

Students

Breadcrumbs for Education

Islam Alzeny | 10 May 2015

A Jordanian nonprofit uses leftover bread to help poor families pay for their children’s school expenses.

Employment Gender

Tunisian and Jordanian Women: Common on Campus, Rare in the Workplace

Aya Alayan, Ibtissem Jamel | 05 May 2015

In Tunisia and Jordan, women find it easy to enter university gates, but hard to get past office doors.

Democracy Research Students

Arab Youth Doubt Democracy Will Be Delivered

Benjamin Plackett | 28 Apr 2015

Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.

Curriculum Students

Law Students Get Practice in an International Competition

Eman Kamel | 19 Apr 2015

Teams from eight Arab universities met in Doha to compete in a regional contest.

Curriculum Gender

Glass Doors: “Womenomics” in Jordan’s School Books

Mayyada Abu Jaber | 17 Apr 2015

The writer researches the direct and hidden gender biases in school textbooks, and the negative messages they convey about women’s economic participation.




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