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· July, 2010

Stories about Education from July, 2010

Taiwan: Build a home for bats

Venezuela: Allies in Technology, Women Who are Not Afraid of Mice

Venezuelan NGO Aliadas en Cadena (Allies in Chains) created the group Aliadas en Tecnología (Allies in Technology) to promote the use of technology to empower women affected by poverty. Through...

Bangladesh: The Quality Of English In Bangla Medium Education

Bahamas: Race & History

Brazil: Training Citizen Media in the Suburbs of São Paulo

Lebanon: “Looks like Beirut” Award

Taiwan: TEDxTaipei is coming

Malaysia: Scholarship and race

South Korea: Halting Corporal Punishment In Schools Met With Opposition

South Korean society is buzzing with the old issue of corporal punishment in schools, as an elementary teacher beating his students got leaked into public. A controversy was ignited as...

Morocco: A Young Blogger Greets the World

Salma started blogging at the age of six to keep in touch with friends and family. Under the supervision of her parents, this young Moroccan blogger likes writing short stories...

Slovakia: Hungarian School Trips

Tibor Blazko compiles Slovak netizens' reactions to a new Hungarian law that would bring Hungarian schoolchildren to parts of the neighboring countries that in the past belonged to Hungary.

China: Me, Wang Hui, and Liberal Wishy-washy-ness

Brunei: Sultan makes surprise school visit

The Sultan of Brunei paid a surprise school visit a day before his birthday to consult with youth and students. Young Bruneians blogged and tweeted the unexpected royal visit.

Trinidad & Tobago: Eating Wisely

Trinidad & Tobago: Pantin Passes On

Brazil: Afro-Brazilian Claims to Affirmative Action Denied

After nearly a decade discussing the Racial Equality Statute, last month the Brazilian senate finally approved it. Out of the document are the most controversial demands from Afro-Brazilian movements: a...

Global: A Contest to Promote Youth-Driven Media in The Francophone Regions

D.R. of Congo: From Texas to Kivu

Bhutan: An Interview With Jamie Zeppa

China: Wang Hui's plagiarism scandal, international turn

A plagiarism scandal broke out in March in Chinese academic circles when Nanjing University literature professor Wang Binbin charged that Wang Hui's dissertation on Lu Xun -Resistance to despair –...

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