New Internationalist

Education

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Then & Now

A photographic account of changes over the years in: housing; water; education; health; sanitation; food and farming; technology; and women.

Filed in: Burkina Faso Development (Aid) Education Housing Society Water

Take profit out of education – and put teaching back in

Kath Holder looks at the state of schooling in Britain, and argues for a stronger trade union response.

Filed in: Education Health Trade Unions United Kingdom

The London students who refuse to pay rent

Students have joined a rent strike to protest against prices they say are out of reach for poorer students. Amy Hall reports.

Filed in: Education

PISA-envy, Pearson and Starbucks-style schools

Good for corporations, but what about the pupils? Adam Unwin and John Yandell consider the impact of edu-businesses.

Filed in: Corporations Education

‘Acts of solidarity are what make us human’

Though facing overwhelming struggles of their own, teachers at the NUT conference in Brighton have been showing a true spirit of internationalism, writes Jo Lateu.

Filed in: Activism Education Trade Unions

Brash, flash and too much flesh

At a school Christmas show, Maggie Black worries that things have gone too far.

Filed in: Children Education

Critical thinking should be taught in schools

And the recent debate about whether or not to bomb Syria proves why, says Mischa Wilmers.

Filed in: Education

Act now to defend public education

David Archer explains why privatization must be challenged.

Filed in: Corporations Education

The miseducation of Jonny Scaramanga

His escape from fundamentalist schooling.

Filed in: Christianity Education Religion

We don’t need no education

Amit Singh blames the current education system for perpetuating an agenda of compliance.

Filed in: Education

Professor Big Brother and his radical students – who should we fear most?

Akil N. Awan decries the government’s latest counter-terrorism measure.

Filed in: Education Terrorism United Kingdom

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