Gender Bias Is Rife in Textbooks

Aaron Benavot | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK
Aaron Benavot

Congo Textbook 2006: Education Civique et Morale. Education pour la paix Today, on International Women's day, we are investigating the persistence of...

How to Triple the Availability of Textbooks Around the World

Aaron Benavot | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK
Aaron Benavot

Our first new policy paper as the GEM Report is out today and shows how altering the textbook market to a more centralised finance model could take up...

Expensive Uni Books Can Cost Degrees

Charlotte Mason | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Mason

How universities can expect Arts students, for example, to pay £9,000 for a reading-based degree with the essential ingredients not included, I don't know... Expensive reading lists are an irritating, tiresome and unnecessary addition to the financial burden already placed on students, and it makes the annual £9,000 tuition fee seem even more of a rip-off than we originally thought.

The Digital Backpack

Fionnuala Duggan | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Fionnuala Duggan

Students are not only embracing digital devices - including eReaders, smartphones and laptop computers - they are completely dependent on them and eTextbooks open up a whole new world for those students.

Apple's Latest Mission: To Revolutionise The Classroom

Posted 19.01.2012 | Home

Welcome to the next frontier in Apple’s quest to revolutionise our lives: the classroom. The technology giant has announced iBooks Author, a new ...

Chile To Delete The Word 'Dictatorship' From School Books

Posted 06.03.2012 | Home

"He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future," wrote George Orwell in 1984. Now, critics of the r...