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Teaching

Science Teaching

How to Break the Informal Ban on Studying Evolution

Benjamin Plackett | 07 Apr 2016

Despite the strong bias in many Arab countries against the study of evolution, some scientists find a way. Their secret? Strong patrons.

Arabic Research Teaching

Does Cognitive Science Hold the Solution for the Arab Education Lag?

Helen Abadzi | 11 Feb 2016

Research suggests new ways of learning Arabic script and language could help Arab students gain educational ground.

Research Teaching

In a Dry Country, Gardening Becomes Education

Eman Kamel | 24 Sep 2015

Small gardens can become powerful teaching tools that help children understand the basics of sustainability.

Arabic Language Teaching

In Algeria, the Berber Language Can’t Get an Educational Foothold

Rim Hayat Chaif | 27 Jul 2015

More pupils are taking lessons in Tamazight, the language of the Berbers, but in fewer school districts, leaving the language at risk.

Faculty Journalism Teaching Technology & Online Learning

Media Literacy Offers the Arab World a Way Forward

Jad Melki | 13 Jul 2015

Jad Melki, a professor at the American University of Beirut and the winner of a 2015 Global Media and Information Literacy Award from Unesco, explains the importance of his work.

Administration Teaching

Meet The American University of Beirut’s New President

Benjamin Plackett | 12 Jul 2015

The American University of Beirut’s incoming president, a prominent cancer researcher, has new ambitions for the venerable institution.

Arts & Culture Language Teaching

How Teaching in English Divides the Arab World

Ursula Lindsey | 19 Jun 2015

Learning the language helps students get access to global jobs, but critics say it threatens the region’s culture.

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.

Arabic Internationalization Teaching

To Make the World a Better Place, Teach Arabic

Brian T. Edwards | 18 May 2015

Learning the Arabic language can play a crucial role in achieving peace.

Curriculum Politics Teaching

Arab Classrooms Frequently Ignore History

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Mar 2015

Lebanon’s classrooms often skip a half century of history, a case study of what happens elsewhere in the region.




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