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· May, 2012

Stories about Education from May, 2012

10 May 2012

Trinidad & Tobago: SEA “Ordeal”

Video: Robot Shows us How to Stay Safe Online

Online security is a complex issue that is sometimes hard to understand or to know how to face. Using a lovable animated robot, the Tactical Tech Collective is trying to...

Madagascar: Teachers Strike over Stipends Repressed by Armed Forces

7 May 2012

Spain: Barcelona Sieged During European Central Bank Meeting

On May 2, 3, and 4 the European Central Bank meeting took place in Barcelona, Spain, a city that became sieged by the police. For this meeting, Spain temporarily suspended...

Belgium: Video Shows Campaign to Curb Texting and Driving

5 May 2012

Brazil Approves Racial Quotas in Higher Education

The Supreme Court of Brazil has unanimously approved the adoption of racial quota policies in higher education institutions across the country. The approval of the policy brings up again the...

Spain: Madrid Preparing for “Indignado” Anniversary

The anniversary of 15M - which will be celebrated throughout Spain - promises a month full of initiatives led mainly by neighbors and town assemblies. The common objective is to...

4 May 2012

Russia: Tolstoy's ‘War and Peace’ Legacy Today

RuNet Echo

RuNet Echo continues its series examining the 200th anniversary of Tsarist Russia's Victory over Napoleon by examining Leo Tolstoy's novel 'War and Peace' and the role it plays today online....

Philippines: Discussion About K-12 Education Reform