The chief technology officer at IBM Middle East and Africa talks about what the company looks for in graduates.
A global test used in 65 territories and countries, four of them Arab, provides insights that education policymakers could use.
As countries seek to improve schools and universities, institutional goals need to come into focus.
Social media will move from the edges of academe to being central to it, a new report says.
Massive open online courses by and for Arabs are beginning to be a reality but raise many questions.
Arab academics say “massively open online courses” will need to be shaped to benefit the region’s students.
Students who participate in extended guided discussions over the Internet with peers from other countries find they become more empathetic.
Technology companies are connecting with Arab higher education through scholarships, competitions and training. Sleek marketing or genuine corporate social responsibility?
Massive open online courses could wind up only serving those who are already privileged, says one academic who studies pedagogy.