Update: Malala Yousafzai Returns to School after Shooting

Earlier this week, Malala Yousafzai went back to school at the Edgbaston High School for Girls in the UK. The 15-year old education advocate from Pakistan expressed joy at returning …

Sera YooUpdate: Malala Yousafzai Returns to School after Shooting

Putin Wants to Revive Russian Physical Education with Soviet-Era Program

President Vladimir Putin has recently suggested reinstalling a Soviet-style GTO physical education program at schools in Russia. This is in response to the student’s lack of interest in physical activities, …

Sera YooPutin Wants to Revive Russian Physical Education with Soviet-Era Program

Greek Students Protest Against New Education Reform

Earlier this month, almost 2,000 university and technical college students, along with local officials, held a peaceful protest in the streets of Athens outside of the Greek Parliament. The protest was in …

Sera YooGreek Students Protest Against New Education Reform

Nigerian Child Brides Being Denied an Education

Increasingly more girls in Nigeria are finding themselves getting married as early as twelve years old. Not only are they becoming child brides, but they are being forced to drop …

Sera YooNigerian Child Brides Being Denied an Education

Iran: Women with Higher Education Have Harder Time Finding Employment

A recent report by the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) showed that almost 48 percent of unemployed Iranian women have a higher education certificate. This is in comparison to the …

Sera YooIran: Women with Higher Education Have Harder Time Finding Employment

Seven Nepali Women Climb Mount Kilimanjaro for Girls’ Education

Seven young Nepali women have taken on the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to promote education for girls, along with women’s rights. These women are trying to climb all seven …

Sera YooSeven Nepali Women Climb Mount Kilimanjaro for Girls’ Education

Cisco Provides New Platform for Education in India

Cisco Systems, Inc. has produced hardware known as the Cisco Education Enabled Development (CEED 2700) to Indian educators and students. It will provide two-way video communication for teachers in India …

Sera YooCisco Provides New Platform for Education in India

Taipei: Students Protest Against New University Fee Decision

Recently, a decision has been passed to give universities in Taipei the right to raise tuition fees for their graduate programs. In response, students took to the streets in protest …

Sera YooTaipei: Students Protest Against New University Fee Decision

India and U.K. Sign Two MoUs Establishing Educational Partnership

Recently, India and the United Kingdom have signed two Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs). It will help to strengthen community colleges and implement a school leadership program. For the past several …

Sera YooIndia and U.K. Sign Two MoUs Establishing Educational Partnership