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Technology & Online Learning

Development Technology & Online Learning

Start-Ups Trying to Improve Lives Get a Boost From the U.N.

Jacob Wirtschafter | 30 Jan 2018

Young technology companies in Turkey and the West Bank are among six firms that recently won grants from Unicef’s Innovation Fund.

Data & Surveys Internet Research Technology & Online Learning

The Researcher Who Wants to Tidy the Web

Benjamin Plackett | 20 Oct 2017

This researcher believes the Internet has expanded without any oversight and wants to correct that.

Admissions Students Technology & Online Learning

Egypt Plans Radical Change in Measuring High-School Success

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 22 Aug 2017

Egypt’s ministry of education plans to depart from the exclusive reliance on a single exam at the end of high school.

Profiles Refugees Scholarships Students Study Abroad Technology & Online Learning

Leveraging U.S. College Scholarships for Syrian Students

Kim Bode | 30 Jul 2017

The Syrian Youth Empowerment initiative guides high-school students in Syria through the U.S. college application process. Its cofounder George Batah explains the importance of Syrians winning scholarships to study in the U.S.

Internet Literature & Translation Research Science Technology & Online Learning

An Online Movement Translates Academic Articles Into Arabic

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 09 Jun 2017

To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.

Employment Students Technology & Online Learning Vocational Education

In Morocco, a Big Push for Vocational Education

Ursula Lindsey | 23 May 2017

Recent Moroccan vocational education efforts include an emphasis on close partnerships with industry and emphasis on soft skills, such as communication.

Curriculum Students Technology & Online Learning

Egypt Debates Introducing Electronic Textbooks

Amira Sayed Ahmed | 05 May 2017

The plan would cut government printing costs, but families would need expensive electronic reading devices and possibly Internet access.

Data & Surveys Refugees Students Technology & Online Learning

Lessons On Providing Higher Education To Refugees

Benjamin Plackett | 05 Apr 2017

A recent report focuses on the views of refugee students and their use of technology.

Health & Medicine Research Science Technology & Online Learning

World Cup Inspires Innovation Research in Qatar

Eman Kamel | 28 Mar 2017

Practical ideas for life in a hot climate could be useful beyond soccer.

Gender Inequality Science Technology & Online Learning

Can MOOCs Be Women’s Entryway into STEM?

Maha Bali, Patrice Torcivia Prusko | 07 Mar 2017

MOOCS could be a second (or first) chance for many women to enter STEM careers. But can the courses be designed to encourage that?




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