Workers report unsafe conditions, low pay, and few protections, despite hopes for a better future through these programs.
Students of medicine, pharmacy and dentistry are boycotting classes and exams, even as the government threatens to crack down.
The emerging field encourages engineers to think about how technology and plans for rebuilding cities could contribute to—or hinder—peace and social cohesion.
Professors need to adjust course designs and teaching styles to adapt to the increasingly popular interdisciplinary degree programs at the master’s degree and doctoral levels.
A journalist who is a veteran in covering technology and education offers some research-based advice for those in the early stages of experimenting with online courses.
With free tuition and innovative instruction, YouCode says it helps young people gain the technical and personal skills they’ll need to succeed in the digital economy.
In Egypt, a program known as “Philosophy in Plain Arabic seeks to dispel negative perceptions and explore the discipline’s connection to everyday realities.
Jordanian academics want to reintroduce the teaching of philosophy in schools and universities. They have good reason.
The new system, designed to meet international accreditation standards, will give medical students more hands-on experience in hospitals.
An international academic alliance is developing programs in conflict-resolution studies at universities in the Middle East and North Africa.