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Conflict Escalates Between Lebanon’s Teachers and the Government

Madonna Khafaja | 21 Aug 2014

Lebanese school exam results, required for students to enroll in universities, are caught in an ongoing fight over salaries for the country’s public workers.

Admissions Quality Control

How Can Educational Success Be Measured?

D.D. Guttenplan, David Wheeler | 04 Jul 2014

In a global debate, experts question how to determine the quality of schools and universities.

Admissions

In Egypt, the Failure of Privatizing Education

Amal Abou-Setta | 02 Jun 2014

In the wake of the Egyptian elections, the author argues that the government is headed in the wrong direction in education.

Admissions Data & Surveys Human Rights Politics Students

‘Education for All’: Not Happening Yet

| 24 May 2014

Almost 15 years ago educators set six goals for universal education. Progress has been slow.

Admissions

Why I Left the “Dream Profession”

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 14 May 2014

A story of how Arab universities steered a man away from his true passions, until he seized control.

Admissions Gender Human Rights Politics

Is Education a Right?

D.D. Guttenplan | 22 Apr 2014

While policymakers like to make grand statements about everyone having educational access, it rarely happens even in rich countries.

Admissions Study Abroad

Fleeing a Brutal War, Syrian Students Find Opportunity in Illinois

Libby Sander | 04 Dec 2013

As the situation in Syria worsens every day, Syrian students find hope in a small liberal-arts college near the Mississippi River.

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Arab Universities Must Admit the Cost of Corruption

Elizabeth Buckner | 09 Oct 2013

A recent report by Transparency International, “Global Corruption Report: Education,” largely skips Arab universities. But corruption in the region’s institutions is affecting admissions, grading, and administration, writes a scholar of comparative education.

Admissions Finances

Moroccan Universities Must Begin to Charge Tuition

Elizabeth Buckner | 10 Sep 2013

An analyst argues that the time has come for Moroccan public universities to start asking students for fees.

Administration Admissions Quality Control

Arab Private Universities Could Drive Broader Improvements

Elizabeth Buckner | 27 Jun 2013

Private universities could magnify inequalities and erode the quality of Arab public higher education. But they could also drive innovation, writes a scholar of comparative education.




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