The solution to removing the feeling of threat is not hard: teachers should be included in working out shared aims, which would increase their motivation and ultimately their trust in the education process.
September 25th 2017, marked two years since the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted. This momentous anniversary
In the area of technology and data-powered solutions, the space that receives the most hype, Brookings argues that many approaches are simply not innovative enough. It finds that tech is mostly being used to augment or substitute existing approaches, and concludes that just 1 in 5 technology-based innovations can considered to be genuinely transformative.
The data revolution in Africa is characterised by increasing amounts of data now being produced at faster speeds, by more actors (beyond the State) deploying various technologies and innovations than ever before. This revolution, is also characterised by greater dissemination and analytical capabilities through new technologies and social media.
Can you remember your favourite teacher? The person who introduced you to a still-cherished book, flicked a switch in your brain, or ignited a passion that years later still burns strong and bright?
Last week, White House officials said that President Trump would increase military spending by $54 billion, taking funds
Girls learning in Niger. Credit: Tagaza Djibo/GEM Report It's International Women's Day. As people in different cities rally
It seems like an understatement to say 2016 was a tumultuous year of change in Western democracies and a painful life losing year of oppression and terror in parts of the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Our systems of government, global economies and many of our public figures appear broken, or at least facing an existential threat.
Action to end female genital mutilation (FGM) has come a long way since pioneering anti-FGM campaigner Efua Dorkenoo OBE
Youth is a time of optimism and energy, and in the light of the complexities ahead and the pressure that surround us, nothing is as energy giving or cynicism destroying as building the potential for others to succeed and in that, I rest my hope.