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Improving education for a better world: perspectives from international students studying in the U.S.
Citing different education challenges and strategies, Edmonds Community College consultation participants joined in agreeing “education is the single most important thing in changing someone’s life, enriching the broader community, and bringing hope for a better world.”read more
Following their consultation report, Professor Heikki Lyytinen at the University of Jyväskylä explains why teachers need to have “the right training for teaching literacy in local African languages.”read more
Reflecting on the outcomes of the Oslo Commission meeting, Commissioner Baela Raza Jamil discusses securing the promise of universal education and how the Education Commission hopes to rise to that challenge.read more
Timed to coincide with the Education Commission’s Oslo meeting, Felipe Calderón explains why “only an educated global society can take the decisive action needed” to confront global climate change.read more
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The Education Commission engages world leaders, policy makers and researchers to develop a renewed and compelling investment case and financing pathway for global education.
Commissioner Jack Ma
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