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Qatar

Alumni

Universities Seek to Build Life-Long Networks

Sarah Lynch | 25 Jun 2014

Alumni relations, both as a first step to fundraising and a tool to keep universities broadly connected, is growing more sophisticated.

What Should Graduates Know?

Burton Bollag | 20 Jun 2014

Students need to learn facts and how to think. A key debate is how much time schools and universities should spend on each one of those.

Arabic Curriculum

Qatari Education Report Praises Independent Schools

| 01 May 2014

A recent survey finds state-owned but independent Qatari schools, somewhat similar to “charter schools” elsewhere, to be cheaper and better than their peers.

Applicants Needed for Education-Journalism Program

Rasha Faek | 10 Apr 2014

Al-Fanar Media is seeking 60 early and mid-career journalists to participate in a program aimed at improving education journalism in the Arab world.

Research

For Social Scientists in Qatar, Context is Key

| 12 Mar 2014

Social scientists working in the Gulf country are learning to adopt their research to the local culture.

Salaries Teaching

Employment in the Gulf: Not Always What it Seems

Aida Alami, Jabeen Bhatti, Janelle Dumalaon | 13 Jan 2014

Arab and Western academics alike flock to the Gulf, but don’t always get as much money as they expect.

Curriculum Teaching

A Qatari Teaching Center Lifts up Low-Performing Schools

Christina Maria Paschyn | 11 Dec 2013

A Qatari teaching center helps instructors learn techniques that involve more active learning, heading off classroom-management problems.

Rankings

American Publication Plans University Rankings for MENA

Christina Maria Paschyn | 30 Oct 2013

The U.S. News & World Report hopes to have a university rankings guide for Arab countries within three years, with the support of the Qatar Foundation.

Curriculum

Experts Reconsider Education at a Doha Conference

Christina Maria Paschyn | 29 Oct 2013

Speakers at the fifth annual World Innovation Summit for Education discussed the classroom experience as part of a lifelong path.

Administration Arabic Curriculum Teaching

Zig-Zagging Education Policies Leave Qatari Students Behind

Christina Maria Paschyn | 25 Oct 2013

Despite 12 years of education reform, Qatar’s young people are performing poorly on standardized tests and spending years in remedial programs.




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