06 juillet 2015

How Teaching in English Divides the Arab World

By Ursula Lindsey. “Learning Arabic, as an engineer, doesn’t add much,” says Mr. Hamdy. “But learning English adds a lot. To get into a good multinational company, for sure it’s useful.” More...

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In Norway, Where College is Free, Children of Uneducated Parents Still Don’t Go

By Jon Marcus. There’s a saying in famously egalitarian Norway that Curt Rice, the American-born incoming president of the country’s third-biggest university, likes to rattle off: “We’re all sitting in the same boat.” More...

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