Unfair Treatment of Women Persists in Cambodia

Although small gains have been made, in general Cambodian woman still fall behind their male peers regarding education and positions within the labor market. According to a study conducted by …

Ashleigh BrownUnfair Treatment of Women Persists in Cambodia

Cambodia to Teach Anti-corruption in Schools

The Prime Minister of Cambodia, Hun Sen, declared that the state will incorporate anti-corruption curricula into the national school system. This decision came in time for International Anti-Corruption Day. It …

Amanda LubitCambodia to Teach Anti-corruption in Schools

We’re Giving New Doctors a Boost at Angkor Hospital for Children

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This September, Open Equal Free provided a study skills training program to Angkor Hospital for Children’s (AHC) medical residency program in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Like in much of the developing …

OEF TeamWe’re Giving New Doctors a Boost at Angkor Hospital for Children

WISE Awards: Six Innovative Projects in Education

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The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) awarded six projects from around the world for their innovative and diverse approach to issues challenging global education. Selected from a group of …

Alice FormwaltWISE Awards: Six Innovative Projects in Education

Share of the Week!

Share of the Week is open content stuff so great and awesome that we can’t keep it to ourselves. Creative Commons Love: Trey Ratcliff on Flickr.com

Ling ShuShare of the Week!

Malaysia Supports Regional ASEAN Education Collaborative

Malaysia has voiced its support to help create a “diffuse” educational framework across the borders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) member countries by utilizing the uniform, ASEAN …

Lauren RiggsMalaysia Supports Regional ASEAN Education Collaborative

Parts of Southeast Asia See Internet Boom

The internet has become more prevalent in my neck of the woods, and I couldn’t be more excited about the possibilities this creates for better education in Cambodia and in …

Travis ThompsonParts of Southeast Asia See Internet Boom

Open Equal Free Chief Going to Laos on a Fulbright!

We couldn’t be prouder of our Nerd-in-Chief Michael Jones.  He’s been awarded a Fulbright research grant to study education in rural Laos. He’s spent a lot of his career in …

Travis ThompsonOpen Equal Free Chief Going to Laos on a Fulbright!

New Report Finds Preschools in Cambodia Doing Good

Researchers at the University of Hong Kong, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Beijing Normal University, Cornell University, and California Polytechnic State University have recently published an article in the journal Child Development which bodes …

Michael JonesNew Report Finds Preschools in Cambodia Doing Good

GOOD APPLE: Bobbie Bigby

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Good Apples spotlights people and organizations improving education in the developing world. 1. How long have you been working in education?  What made you start? One of my earliest memories …

Travis ThompsonGOOD APPLE: Bobbie Bigby