Distance learning in Saudi Arabia may continue even after coronavirus: Minister

Monday, 21 September 2020

Students in Saudi Arabia may still be required to attend online classes a few days per week even ......

English classes to begin from first grade in Saudi Arabia in 2021, says minister

Monday, 21 September 2020

Saudi Arabia will offer English language classes to first graders next academic year, introducing ......

How is Saudi Arabia combating extremism in education?

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Najah Al-Otaibi is a Saudi policy analyst based in London, United Kingdom. Her research focuses on politics of gender, security and counter terrorism, public diplomacy and soft power. She has worked for several think tanks in the UK and the US. Her Ph.D. from the University of East Anglia examined roles of public Diplomacy and soft power in Saudi British relations. Her twitter @DrNajahAlotaibi


Coronavirus: African students risk falling behind amid COVID-19 pandemic

Monday, 20 July 2020

Lessons via radio or TV. Math problems in newspapers. Classes on Zoom or WhatsApp.The options for ......

Coronavirus: Here’s a guide to gaining an online Master’s Degree in Education in 2020

Tuesday, 09 June 2020

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, interest in online learning programs has ......

Coronavirus presents an opportunity to redefine the future of education

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Sultan Althari is a Masters Candidate in Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies and Student-Affiliate at the Kennedy School's Middle East Initiative.

Maitha AlMemari is currently a Rhodes Scholar pursuing the MSc in Comparative International Education at the University of Oxford.


Chinese education app DingTalk on life support as Wuhan students review-bomb

Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Schools have been closed in Wuhan, China, the origination point of the coronavirus, officially known ......

Middle East growth ‘is no longer a question of if but when’: Saudi Minister

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Economic growth in the Middle East “is no longer a question of if but when,” the Saudi ......

Pressure on Lebanon’s schools as tough times force children into state system

Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Lebanon’s economic crisis is forcing families to pull tens of thousands of children out of the ......

Qatar should protect migrant pupils from high fees: UN expert

Monday, 16 December 2019

The UN expert on the right to education warned on Monday that excessive fees charged to the children ......

Foreign universities can now set up branches in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, 30 October 2019

Foreign universities can now set up branches in Saudi Arabia under a new law approved by the ......

Jordan teachers launch strike, demand pay raise

Monday, 09 September 2019

Teachers in Jordan are launching an open-ended strike after negotiations with the government failed ......

Women will teach boys in Saudi public schools for the first time

Monday, 02 September 2019

Female teachers will now educate boys in public schools for the first time across Saudi Arabia, the ......

GEMS Education joint venture acquires Saudi’s largest education company

Wednesday, 28 August 2019

On Monday, GEMS Education KSA completed an acquisition of Ma’arif Education and Training ......

College Board says it is replacing SAT ‘adversity score’

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

The company that administers the SAT college admissions test is replacing the so-called adversity ......