Which curriculum to follow in their senior year is a big decision for high school students in Jordan. But how freely can they choose amid social attitudes that value science more than literature?
The Arab Barometer, one of the largest public-opinion surveys of the Arab region, has found that the region’s residents have a low opinion of the quality of public education.
Initiatives in Jordan and Lebanon help high school students find a focus for their university studies that is a good fit for them.
The decisions of some Gulf countries to cancel their recognition of some Jordanian universities’ degrees have renewed debate about educational quality in the kingdom.
A Turkish university offers a new chance at accredited degrees for Syrians in opposition-held territory, but it is difficult for many of them to reach.
A new tool was developed to help ensure refugees’ academic and employment mobility.
Updated legislation raises hopes of improving higher education opportunities for students with disabilities in Egypt.
Thousands of students in Jordan graduate from disciplines not needed by the economy.
The kingdom is scrapping a high-stakes high-school exit exam, but not everyone is pleased with the process that would replace it.