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World Teachers Day

Welcome to Beni American University: My Stroll With Gossy Ukanwoke

Ebenezar Wikina | Posted 12.06.2014 | Impact
Ebenezar Wikina

Gossy is the founder and President of Beni American University, Nigeria's first online university, and his dream is to leverage on technology to transform how education is provided in this 21st-Century-Africa.

The World Is In Desperate Need Of 4 Million More Teachers

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 10.06.2014 | Impact

In order to get every child in an elementary school classroom by the year 2015, the world would need 4 million more teachers. That's according to a...

Uganda: As We Celebrate World Teacher's Day

Mira Manek | Posted 10.19.2014 | Impact
Mira Manek

Through our work at Next Generation Schools, we have realized that programs of capacity building and motivation of teachers are instrumental in uplifting teacher morale and the quality of teachers in Uganda.

Where Teachers Are The Most And Least Respected

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 10.14.2013 | Impact

We may leave our children with them every day, but do we actually respect them? A new survey released Wednesday by the Varkey Gems Foundation -- a ...

Teachers Matter: What I Learned at UNESCO's World Teachers' Day in Paris

Dan Brown | Posted 12.12.2012 | Education
Dan Brown

As the international consensus suggests, we must put all the resources we can into investing in the village it takes to raise quality teachers.

Teachers Around The World Share Their Stories On World Teachers' Day

Posted 12.05.2011 | Education

Since World Teachers' Day's inception on October 5, 1994, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization and Education Internati...