Home / Education (page 26)

Education

68th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration

Education International welcomes the move by Cyprus to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, a commitment to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of war. Cyprus has become on 26 July the 68th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, joining a political commitment by states to protect education ...

Read More »

67th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration 

Education International welcomes the move by Serbia to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, a commitment to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of war. Serbia has become on 18 July the 67th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, joining a political commitment by states to protect education ...

Read More »

66th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration

Education International welcomes the move by Botswana to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, a commitment to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of war. Botswana has become on 15 June the 66th country to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, joining the one third of UN member states that ...

Read More »

65th country to endorse Safe Schools Declaration

Education International welcomes the move by Romania to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, a commitment to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of war. With Romania’s endorsement of the Safe Schools Declaration on 24 May, the same day that the Committee on the Rights of the Child reviewed ...

Read More »

MPs call halt to high-stakes primary testing

Teacher unionists have welcomed a new report by the UK Commons Education Select Committee on Primary Assessment, highlighting the need to reform high-stakes tests in primary school. High-stakes tests at an early age put pupils and teachers under “unnecessary stress”, the report says, adding that education in England is ...

Read More »

64th country to endorse Safe Schools Declaration

Education International welcomes the move by Denmark to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, a commitment to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of war. Education International (EI) and its affiliates congratulate the Danish government for becoming on 3 May the latest country to endorse the international political commitment ...

Read More »