Some of our Quality Team spent last week in Helsinki, working with teachers from Finland, Norway, UK and Denmark, teaching and discussing integrative education and assessment as part of our Erasmus funded project. An excellent week was had by all!
Many children in war-torn countries are missing out on the type of education a lot of other children take for granted. In the Guardian article Bullets banish books in South Sudan as education becomes a casualty of war, James Copnall takes a look at the 4o0,000 children forced out of school due military action. Meanwhile, the BBC’s article Call for global education emergency fund looks at the education summit in Oslo, Norway, and discovers that as many as 124 million children worldwide are not in school.