The Easy Solution to Help Keep Girls in School — Project Syndicate Video

An African proverb says, “If we educate a boy, we educate one person. If we educate a girl, we educate a family – and a whole nation.” So why are girls’ rates of school attendance and literacy still so low in many countries? Source: Project Syndicate Published on 29.05.2018 ->>>>><<<<<-

India: 84 students graduate from the Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad

The Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad celebrated its fifth Graduation Ceremony at its 100-acre campus near Shamshabad/RGI Airport on Saturday 19th May 2018.  84 students of the Class of 2018 concluded their International Baccalaureate journey at the Academy with a formal evening ceremony attended by fellow students, Academy senior management, faculty and staff as well as…

Being the change: A lens on the beauty of northern Pakistan — The Ismaili | The topics of education and women empowerment were just some of the key factors that the NGOs in Hunza were focused upon

Often referred to as the roof of the world, the remote regions of Gilgit-Baltistan feature some of the world’s most outstanding areas of natural beauty. Lush green valleys surrounded by snow-capped mountains provide a home to 1.8 million people in the northernmost areas of Pakistan. “A kiss of mist”: View of HunzaAROOSA ALLY Ms. Grace…

“Seeking knowledge at all ages” — By Sharifa Merali on the Ismaili

Through a Skills Development Initiative, the Ismaili Council for the USA provides a support system for members of the Jamat seeking income enhancement and financial sustainability in an increasingly competitive economy. Members of the Jamat at an English as a Second Language class. Farzana Gajani, who became a cosmetologist with the help of the Quality…

Uganda: Strengthening School Leadership — Video

Olive Kyohere, Secretary General of Association of Secondary School Head Teachers of Uganda and Head Teacher at Luzira Secondary School, speaks about the impact the school management training in Uganda, in a programme run by the Aga Khan University’s Institute for Educational Development, and supported by the World Bank. Source: Aga Khan University ->>>>><<<<<-

Learning without borders ‑ Conference of German Schools Abroad in Berlin | This Schools are door to German universities and the German labour market

More than 130 school principals are meeting from today (4 January) in Berlin. Their schools do not just ensure that children all over the world can be taught in German. In fact, from Chile to Indonesia, German and local children can together complete their university entrance qualification, the Abitur ‑ an encounter that stays with…

Salgirah, 2016: Wisdom & Education — NanoWisdoms org

The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all Salgirah Mubarak. Salgirah is an annual Ismaili celebration, commemorated on December 13, in recognition of His Highness the Aga Khan’s birthday. The famous 19th Century playwright, poet and author, Oscar Wilde, once remarked “with age comes wisdom, but sometimes age comes alone” — though…

Experimental Silicon Valley School Abolishes Grade Levels — VOA News com | Video on Abolishes Grade Levels and Providing Free Online Education

LOS ANGELES — Employing a startup style, Khan Lab School brings back one-room concept to teach young students Silicon Valley, known for its innovative tech companies and startups, also is the birthplace of an experimental school that is disrupting the traditional concept of education. Twelve-year-old Mishal Junaid loves the unconventional methods of this Khan Lab…

The best ambassadors 
for a peaceful world — by Sarah Kanning and Clara Krug on Deutschland de|We need to make Young people experts so they can one day rebuild sites like Palmyra.” ▪

Over 300 students, teachers, school principals and representatives of education from 30 countries discovered what cultural relations and education policy achieves during the “Inspiring People” forum in Berlin. Participants with Foreign Minister steinmeier© Sarah Kanning – Forum Menschen bewegen She talks about her flight to BERLIN sitting one row behind TV presenter Anne Will, the…