#School

  • Article: Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School
    Education

    Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School

    Jan. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools banning hijabs could lead to higher drop-out rates in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: British Schoolgirl 'Scared' to Go to School on Her Period After Teachers Wouldn't Let Her Use the Loo
    Water & Sanitation

    British Schoolgirl 'Scared' to Go to School on Her Period After Teachers Wouldn't Let Her Use the Loo

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 15, 2019

    She was reportedly left bleeding through her clothes on two separate occasions. Read more

  • Article: This Global Teacher Prize Finalist Is Revolutionising Literacy in South Africa
    AdvocacyEducation

    This Global Teacher Prize Finalist Is Revolutionising Literacy in South Africa

    Dec. 20, 2018

    Majorie Brown is officially one of the best teachers in the world. Read more

  • Article: Meera's Story: Why It's Crucial to Find Solutions to the Global Learning Crisis
    AdvocacyEducation

    Meera's Story: Why It's Crucial to Find Solutions to the Global Learning Crisis

    By Rukmini Banerji|Oct. 26, 2018

    Exploring the need to build early foundations for a successful education. Read more

  • Article: A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa
    Girls & Women

    A Former Child Orphan Just Joined With the UN to Empower and Educate Girls in South Africa

    By Mbali Kgame|Sept. 25, 2018

    Sibulele Sibaca was orphaned at 16 by HIV — so she launched a foundation to support other girls. Read more

  • Article: Less Than Half the World's Refugee Children Are Enrolled in School
    Education

    Less Than Half the World's Refugee Children Are Enrolled in School

    Aug. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    What little education is available is often in poorly constructed temporary shelters or in the open Read more

  • Article: 5-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Banned for Dreadlocks Can Now Return to School: Court
    Education

    5-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Banned for Dreadlocks Can Now Return to School: Court

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 28, 2018

    The girl’s family had been told to remove the locs, but they refused. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates Just Gave Teachers a Back-to-School Boost
    Education

    Bill & Melinda Gates Just Gave Teachers a Back-to-School Boost

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 23, 2018

    Extra donations were contributed toward necessary classroom supplies. Read more