#education

  • Article: Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    Demonstrations and Destruction: 14 Powerful Pictures of a World in Flux This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 6, 2019

    From extreme weather and the climate crisis to citizens demanding change. Read more

  • Article: South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot

    South African Rapper Sho Madjozi Takes on Period Stigma With New Chatbot

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 20, 2019

    “You don’t have to hide just because you are on your period,” Madjozi said. Read more

  • Article: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    From Voice of America|Aug. 12, 2019

    Forced to join the military, these teens are often subjected to mental and physical abuse. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'

    Thousands of Schools and Universities Declare 'Climate Emergency'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 11, 2019

    Academic institutions are pledging to do more in the battle to save the planet. Read more

  • Article: How This Academy Hopes to Address the Health Care Worker Shortage

    How This Academy Hopes to Address the Health Care Worker Shortage

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 11, 2019

    The course will give health care leaders the education and tools to develop large-scale programs. Read more

  • Article: This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar

    This Entrepreneur Is Giving Recycled Bikes to Poor Students in His Native Myanmar

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 7, 2019

    A nonprofit buys bikes from bike-share companies to provide transportation to school. Read more

  • Article: 3 Events at This Year's Women Deliver Conference You Won't Want to Miss

    3 Events at This Year's Women Deliver Conference You Won't Want to Miss

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 28, 2019

    Women Deliver is the largest conference on the health, rights, and well-being of girls and women. Read more

  • Article: Rising Violence Will Keep More Than 1,000 Schools Shut in Afghanistan

    Rising Violence Will Keep More Than 1,000 Schools Shut in Afghanistan

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 28, 2019

    Attacks on schools across the country tripled last year, according to UNICEF. Read more