Education

Political solution impossible through dialogue!

February 22, 2015
ATM Haidar Khan
Political solution impossible through dialogue!

Bangladesh is undergoing severe political crisis, with innocent people losing their lives almost every single day.
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Posted in Democracy, Economy, Education, Politics | 12 Comments »

By all means necessary

February 16, 2015
Muhammad Q. Islam
By all means necessary

Politicians seek power to use it for the benefit of the people whom they represent.
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Posted in Education, Government, Politics, Terrorism, Violence | 6 Comments »

Making books accessible

February 11, 2015
Hammad Ali
Making books accessible

For the few years that I was living outside Bangladesh, one of the things I missed the most was the Ekushey Book Fair
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Posted in Culture, Education, Entertainment, Language, Literature, Reading | 2 Comments »

Coming full circle into darkness

February 2, 2015
Hammad Ali
Coming full circle into darkness

As I sit down to write what is on my mind today, I have this odd sense of déjà vu.
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Posted in Education, Public Policy, Social Issues, Violence | 3 Comments »

Meet Rajowl and Oli: corporal punishment whistleblowers

January 16, 2015
Sir Frank Peters
Meet Rajowl and Oli: corporal punishment whistleblowers

Meet Rajowl Karim and Oli Ullah. Five years ago, they would have graduated with first-class honours from the Edward Snowden Whistleblower’s Academy … had it existed!
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Does A+ really matter?

December 31, 2014
Asmat Islam
Does A+ really matter?

Studying merely for the sake of passing tests
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A false future

December 8, 2014
Hammad Ali
A false future

Looking back, it seems that 2014 will probably be remembered
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Gender equity in schools in Muslim countries

November 8, 2014
M Niaz Asadullah
Gender equity in schools in Muslim countries

Muslim countries worldwide have problems with gender equality.
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What is literacy teaching us?

October 9, 2014
Mahmudur Rahman Choudhury
What is literacy teaching us?

Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) in its Bangladesh Literacy Survey — 2011 figures published in June 2014 — states that 57.70 percent of the country’s population aged 15 and over is literate.
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Posted in Education, Public Policy | 1 Comment »

A dark future

June 11, 2014
Hammad Ali
A dark future

The topic of this piece is something that has already been written about a lot in the past month or so, and by people far more important than me.
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Studying abroad with student loan

May 25, 2014
Tariq Sadat
Studying abroad with student loan

The undergraduate university students in Bangladesh are fortunate. The tuition costs in the best public universities
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Two worlds

May 24, 2014
Hammad Ali
Two worlds

Years ago, as a little kid, I once heard a character on TV say something the city where the show was set in. All these years later
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Posted in Education, International, Religious Extremism, Women's Rights | 18 Comments »

A global tomorrow

January 22, 2014
Hammad Ali
A global tomorrow

The first time I heard the phrase brain drain was when I was still in high school. To those who may not know, brain drain is the catchy phrase
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Education all the way

December 8, 2013
Muhammad Habibur Rahman
Education all the way

The great American educationist Horace Mann (1796-1859) rightly stated that “Education then, beyond all other devices of human origin is a great equalizer of the conditions of men, the balance-wheel of the social machinery”.
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