Infrastructure, teacher training gaps and even irrelevant technology are hindering real expansion of technological solutions to some of education's biggest challenges globally, voiced ed tech leaders at EdTechXEurope this month.
In the wake of the UK’s referendum decision to leave the European Union, England’s Student Loans Company has issued a statement saying that loans to EU nationals will be available for current students and those who intend to begin studying from this autumn.
First we make sure the students understand that they are not lesser because they don't speak English. It is an asset that they are bilingual and they will have a foot ahead of most of the people in the world.
ISC Research forecasts that by 2026, the K-12 international school market will almost double, reaching 16,000 schools teaching 8.75 million students generating $89bn globally driven mostly by middle income local families.
Agents around world have said that while the Brexit result could make the pound weaker allowing more students to study in the UK initially, they expressed concern about the longer term impacts on immigration policy and study-work options for European students.
The dominance of US-based technology and digital brands including Google, Facebook and Twitter are just one reason among many that have propelled the US to the top of the latest Soft Power charts, according to a new index ranking. It also charts countries for their education offer, with Australia gaining ground.