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WGBH logo 01/07/2019 -  Silja Kallenbach on students being "aged out" of school
As the Boston Public Schools revert to an old policy, World Education Vice President Silja Kallenbach discusses what this means for adult students.
Vana Bantwana close out event 12/03/2018 -  The Bantwana Initiative of World Education Holds Close-Out Event for Vana Bantwana Program in Zimbabwe
The Bantwana Initiative hosted a close-out event in Harare to celebrate the accomplishments of the 6-year Vana Bantwana program that supported orphans and vulnerable children in Zimbabwe, funded by USAID and PEPFAR.
ghana literacy news 11/07/2018 -  Stakeholders gather to break down barriers to girls’ education in Ghana
Stakeholders gather in Accra to study the roadblocks to education for vulnerable girls across the country, as well as how to increase access and achievement in education.
Jen Vanek 10/18/2018 -  New study finds that Facebook enhances English language literacy
Jen Vanek, World Education director of digital learning and research, co-authored new study in the Journal of Language, Identity and Education
Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz 10/12/2018 -  Sonia Chang-Diaz Presented with World Education Award
Massachusetts State Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz, recipient of annual World Education Award.
The COABE Journal 08/14/2018 -  Blending College Preparation and Career Development for Adult Students in New England
The article "Blending College Preparation and Career Development for Adult Students in New England," written by World Education staff was featured in the special Career Pathways edition of the COABE Journal.
Circle of Hope small image 06/26/2018 -  World Education Board Member Leads Women's Philanthropy Group
World Education’s Board of Trustees Development Committee Chair, Farida Kathawalla co-founded a collective-giving philanthropy program for women.
Jounral of AIDS Care 06/11/2018 -  World Education staff publish on impact of maternal mental health on HIV-exposed infants in Zimbabwe
New study in the journal AIDS Care contributes to the global learning on the impact of HIV-positive mothers on their infants
Patience Ndlovu Presenting On DREAMS 06/08/2018 -  A Conversation about PEPFAR's DREAMS Partnership Features World Education's Patience Ndlovu
The Center for Global Development's event in Washington DC highlights the successes and challenges of the DREAMS partnership.
Girl using tablet with Cambodia TEST project 06/06/2018 -  Teaching Early Literacy through Mobile Learning Interventions in Cambodia
All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development recently published an external evaluation and blog post about World Education’s mobile learning interventions to improve early literacy teaching and learning in Cambodia.
Senegal women's leadership program participant 06/04/2018 -  Radio Network Supported By World Education Featured In Al Jazeera
World Education has supported a women-run, multilingual community radio network that highlights issues of importance - including peace building - in the community.
Young woman taking courses on her computer 05/09/2018 -  How Tech Can Bridge the Employment Opportunity Gap
World Education’s education technology and workplace development expertise was recently highlighted in a blog article published by Walmart Today.
International Women's Day 03/08/2018 -  Celebrating International Women's Day
March 8th marks International Women’s Day, a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women.
Ray Pelletier 02/17/2018 -  Remembering Ray Pelletier
Remembering our friend and colleague, Ray Pelletier.
Woman collecting bricks at brick factory in Nepal 01/10/2018 -  Breaking a Cycle of Exploitation in Nepal’s Brick Factories
World Education Nepal’s Building Better Futures initiative provides a holistic approach to reduce the vulnerability of adults and children at risk of exploitation Nepal's brick factories.
non-formal education and lifelong learning conference Kathmandu Dec. 29, 2017 01/05/2018 -  Nepali Government and Stakeholders Rally Behind Non-Formal Education
On Friday, December 29, World Education jointly hosted a meeting to discuss strategies for further integrating non-formal education and lifelong learning into education policies across Nepal.
Government-run schools in remote areas of Bajura improve student experience. 12/12/2017 -  World Education Supports Increased Enrollment in Nepali School District
In recent years, government-run schools in remote areas of Bajura have reshaped teaching practices to improve student experience with the help of World Education.
WEI Laos 11/22/2017 -  World Education Laos Officially Opens the Women’s Entrepreneurial Center in Vientiane
The Women’s Entrepreneurial Center will provide mentorship and give women a space to create and sustain a business.
Massimo Lowicki-Zucca 11/20/2017 -  World Education's Massimo Lowicki-Zucca featured in "Learning with Humentum"
Massimo Lowicki-Zucca, chief of party of the Better Futures project in Uganda, talks about his career path, training, and developing a culture among his team.
Harka Maya and Helen Sherpa WEI Nepal small news photo 11/15/2017 -  New blog highlights long-term impact of education in Nepal
A World Education literacy program supported by USAID in the 1990s changed one Nepali woman’s life, paving the way for a political career.