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March 1, 2019

Held annually, UNESCO’s Mobile Learning Week convenes education and technology experts from around the world to spotlight the importance of mobile learning. Mobile Learning Week 2019 (4-8 March) focuses on Artificial Intelligence and sustainable development. Learn more about Mobile Learning Week...

March 1, 2019

12 Years of Quality Education for All Girls: A Commonwealth Perspective, a new report prepared by the University of Cambridge, provides fresh analysis and insights into the barriers to girls’ education in 53 Commonwealth countries worldwide, as well as the measures needed to dismantle those barriers. The report...

February 24, 2019

An event/webinar on February 26 hosted by the Asia Foundation spotlights Digital Solutions to Advance Opportunities for Women and Girls. The interactive discussion takes place from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. EST. Learn more and register here.

On Thursday, February 28, the World Bank will host...

February 21, 2019

Today marks the 20th observance of International Mother Language Day (IMLD). Approved in 1999 by UNESCO, IMLD promotes the importance of linguistic diversity and multilingual education. The theme for 2019 is “Indigenous languages matter for development, peace building and reconciliation.”

This year...

February 20, 2019

On February 5, All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development announced eKitabu, Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Institute for the Deaf (RIT/NTID) and Manos Unidas as the finalists in ACR GCD’s...

February 18, 2019

Approved in 1999 by UNESCO, International Mother Language Day promotes the importance of linguistic diversity and multilingual education. The theme for 2019 is “Indigenous languages matter for development, peace building and reconciliation.”

To commemorate the event, UNESCO will sponsor a seminar and workshop at its...

January 31, 2019

Organized each year by the nonprofit organization LitWorld, World Read Aloud Day encourages people across the globe to read aloud together and share stories to advocate for literacy as a human right that belongs to all people. Find out how to join the celebration ...

January 30, 2019

Although 2018 was a year...

January 23, 2019

In December 2018, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed January 24 as the International Day of Education. This new celebration recognizes the importance of working to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education at all levels in order that all may have access to lifelong learning opportunities. Providing this...

January 17, 2019

Plan now to participate in these upcoming education celebrations:

January 24: International Day of Education: Proclaimed in December 2018 by...

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