Corey Takahashi

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Writing the Story of Education: Scholarships for Young Women in Eastern Europe

Coupled with a history of political unrest and rural poverty, Kosovo is one of the poorest countries in Eastern Europe. Currently, Kosovo is struggling with the second highest unemployment rate in the world for students aged fifteen to twenty-four. A staggering sixty percent of women in Kosovo are …

Salvaging Education in Rural America

Rural towns struggle with widespread poverty, limited opportunity, and low college-attendance rates. What role do schools play in improving the quality of life?<p>Alvin C. York Agricultural Institute sits in the heart of Fentress County, Tennessee, high on the Cumberland Plateau within spitting …

High School

The ethos of JNU: a former ABVP leader speaks

Sixteen years ago, when the Vajpayee government set out to rewrite history textbooks, the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) …

News story: Justine Greening: no Syrian child should miss out on an education

Ahead of a landmark conference on the Syria crisis in London next week, International Development Secretary Justine Greening is calling on world …

Education Reform And Teacher Quality

Teacher labor supply is an issue in education reform that I think doesn’t get enough attention, but I’ve tried to write and think about. The core issue is, if we’re going to reform education in ways that make being a teacher a worse job, you run the risk that fewer people will want to be teachers, …

US first lady meets Cambodian students in girls' education push

Obama visited a school on the outskirts of Siem Reap with Bun Rany, the wife of Cambodian strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen, to hear first hand from schoolgirls about the problems they face accessing education and staying in school.<p>Dressed in crisp black and white uniforms, the children waved the …

‘Double-shift’ schools in Lebanon have shown it can be done. It is imperative that money is found to give all young refugees the hope that education provides<p>Amid the Syrian chaos of carnage, starvation and evacuation, there is a tiny glimmer of hope. The Lebanese government has declared that it has …

Middle East

Our education system has become 'demotivating and counterproductive' for boys

Last week it was reported that union bosses are warning that the ever-spiralling issue of increasing class sizes in UK schools is putting unbearable amounts of strain on British teachers. A few days previously, the Sunday Times printed an investigation (led by Telegraph Men's Martin Daubney) on how …