Kenyan School Pilots Mobile Technology in the Classroom

The newly developed Power of M-Learning Project aims to improve academic performance in Kenyan primary schools by using 3G enabled tablets to deliver the newly digitized Kenyan curriculum. The project …

Shannon SchmidtKenyan School Pilots Mobile Technology in the Classroom

Egypt to Upgrade Classroom Technology

 The Egyptian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has signed a protocol with the Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC) to supply new computers to classrooms throughout the country. …

Alex LeedomEgypt to Upgrade Classroom Technology

Israeli Online Course Brings E-Learning to Middle East

On March 2, professor Hossam Haick, of Israel’s Technion, the Israeli Institute of Technology—will begin teaching the first massive open online course (MOOC) in Arabic, titled Nanotechnology and Nanosensors. The …

Alex LeedomIsraeli Online Course Brings E-Learning to Middle East

Does Your Math Teaching Have SMARTS?

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Teaching is never easy but it can definitely be fun! When you’re having fun in the classroom, kids will have fun too and learn something in the process! So ditch …

Shannon SchmidtDoes Your Math Teaching Have SMARTS?

Students in Namibia Gain Significant Internet Access

In countries where Internet access is hard to come by, the difference between having WiFi connections can simply mean a more enriched education or even as important as a matter …

Jana MelpolderStudents in Namibia Gain Significant Internet Access

Russian Schools Benefit from Video-Enabled Classrooms

Since 2007, the Gymnasium Union of Russia (GUR) program has provided more than 1,400 high schools, colleges and military schools with video technology. The goal of this program has been …

Amanda LubitRussian Schools Benefit from Video-Enabled Classrooms

Rwanda’s Youth Receive College Opportunities Through Open Sourced Programs

College-aged Rwandan youth will now receive low cost and high quality learning thanks to Kepler, an education program offering massive open online courses (MOOCs) and competency-based degrees. Kepler launched their …

Rachel PozivenecRwanda’s Youth Receive College Opportunities Through Open Sourced Programs

30,000 Nicaraguan Students Receive Free Laptops

Thanks to the One Laptop Per Child program, 30,000 Nicaraguan students from low-income neighborhoods are starting school this fall with their own laptops. A representative of the Zamora Terán Foundation, …

Carla Drumhiller30,000 Nicaraguan Students Receive Free Laptops

Tuition Hike in Armenia Leads to Student Protests

The recent tuition hike in many of Armenia’s schools of higher education has led to student protesting from August 13th onwards. In response, the Armenian Minister of Education justifies the …

Aanchal NarangTuition Hike in Armenia Leads to Student Protests