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The Unstoppable Desire for a Good Education

A UN group has been asking people in roughly 200 countries to set their own priorities for human development in an online survey called "My World." Overwhelmingly, participants have ranked a good education as their greatest priority, even amongst huge ongoing challenges to eradicate deadly disease, …

Telling time with a Broken Clock: The trouble with standardized testing

Education Canada Magazine<p>June 2013<p><b>Telling Time with a Broken Clock: The trouble with standardized testing</b><p><b>"The more we learn about standardized</b> …

Afghan Woman Fights For Women's Education

In the United States, education is a right for all children. For Shabana Basij-Rasikh in Afghanistan, it was something she was willing to risk her life for. She speaks with host Michel Martin about her story, and a school she co-founded in Afghanistan that helps educate young women.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL …