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World Innovation Summit for Education

Education, a pillar of societies, strikes a chord with people across the planet. Our stories have a personal and global resonance.

Join us each week on Learning World as we travel the globe to bring you a vast range of stories covering the many facets of education. Our reports will inform, inspire and entertain.

You can also see all our Learning World reports on the website of our partner WISE.

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Education, a pillar of societies, strikes a chord with people across the planet. Our stories have a personal and global resonance.

Join us each week on Learning World as we travel the globe to bring you a vast range of stories covering the many facets of education. Our reports will inform, inspire and entertain.

You can also see all our Learning World reports on the website of our partner WISE.

Previous editions

  1. 25/06/2015Learning to cope: the impact of Syria’s war on the ‘lost generation’
  2. 19/06/2015Education for All: UNESCO says more effort needed on ambitious project
  3. 12/06/2015Slow Education: less test-focused, personalised schooling
  4. 05/06/2015Enlightening education: inspiring projects for blind and visually impaired students
  5. 29/05/2015Class dismissed: the hi-tech and teaching innovations changing traditional education
  6. 22/05/2015Knowledge is power: how Big Data is transforming education
  7. 15/05/2015Student power: no longer a utopia?
  8. 08/05/2015The message of healthy food in schools
  9. 01/05/2015UK election special: views from the British classroom
  10. 24/04/2015Three inspiring teachers from around the world
  11. 17/04/2015Open spaces, open minds: the benefits of learning outside the confines of school
  12. 10/04/2015Dare to care: how teachers impact on the wellbeing of students
  13. 03/04/2015Mind, body and soul: holistic approaches to learning
  14. 27/03/2015Frontier challenges: crossing borders to get an education
  15. 20/03/2015Cash-strapped Greece struggles to meet education challenge
  16. 13/03/2015More than a feeling: the benefits of multisensory learning
  17. 06/03/2015Speed learning: can we train our brain to learn more, faster?
  18. 27/02/2015Handwriting and the digital age, time for change in schools?
  19. 20/02/2015Incubators and Accelerators: How to make your start-up a success
  20. 13/02/2015Meeting of minds: what we can learn from intercultural exchanges
  21. 06/02/2015Breaking the silence for students with hearing difficulties
  22. 30/01/2015Love reading: turning the page on traditional approaches to literature
  23. 23/01/2015Open for business: fostering entrepreneurship for a better world
  24. 16/01/2015Don’t worry, be happy: learning to conquer fears and anxieties
  25. 09/01/2015Learning as easy as A, B, free
  26. 02/01/2015Learning life skills
  27. 21/12/2014What we can learn from myths and legends
  28. 19/12/2014The next chapter: poignant Learning World archive
  29. 12/12/2014In Hippocrates footsteps
  30. 05/12/2014Tuning in to dropping out
  31. 28/11/2014Innovate to educate: new practices and technologies in the classroom
  32. 21/11/2014The children getting an education in a war zone
  33. 14/11/2014All in the mind? The role of neuroscience in education
  34. 07/11/2014WISE choice: Ann Cotton transforms African girls’ lives through education
  35. 07/11/2014WISE awards for innovative educational thinking
  36. 05/11/2014Creativity matters in the classroom, but can it be taught?
  37. 05/11/2014WISE prize winner Ann Cotton says money will go to Africa projects
  38. 04/11/2014WISE honour for Ann Cotton, Africa women’s education campaigner
  39. 30/10/2014[As it happened] Imagine, Create, Learn: reinventing education at WISE summit 2014
  40. 30/10/2014From Cairo streets to Indian villages, meet the life-changing WISE winners
  41. 24/10/2014WISE Awards: rewarding the inspirers
  42. 17/10/2014Living and learning at boarding school
  43. 10/10/2014Playing politics: young movers and shakers
  44. 03/10/2014Learning through “serious games”
  45. 26/09/2014Exploring South Africa’s troubled education system
  46. 19/09/2014The lessons we can learn from making mistakes
  47. 12/09/2014First Aid for minority languages
  48. 05/09/2014Differing schools of thought: controversy over education curricula
  49. 18/07/2014Enjoying summer with mermaids, movies and menus
  50. 11/07/2014Education in the Netherlands: ‘I don’t want my daughter taught in a museum’
  51. 04/07/2014The art of happiness through positive education
  52. 27/06/2014The importance of vocational skills
  53. 20/06/2014Changing education for a changing world
  54. 13/06/2014Focus on Brazil: teaching more than tackling
  55. 06/06/2014Students of the weird and wonderful
  56. 30/05/2014What’s the score? the pros and cons of the marking system
  57. 23/05/2014Living history to learn and retain it
  58. 16/05/2014Mother nurture: the impact of maternal influence on children’s education
  59. 09/05/2014Good vibrations: sound and silence in education
  60. 02/05/2014Get connected: how tweets, chats and Vine videos boost learning
  61. 25/04/2014Happy days: the benefits of making lessons fun
  62. 18/04/2014Get them early, the key to educational success
  63. 11/04/2014Education credit crunch: innovative ideas for financing your studies
  64. 04/04/2014How health and hygiene go hand in hand with education
  65. 28/03/2014Georgia’s school report: on the right path, more effort needed
  66. 21/03/2014Ripple effect: the big ideas making waves in worldwide education
  67. 14/03/2014Education in prisons: learning the hard way
  68. 07/03/2014Breaking down the barriers to equal education rights
  69. 28/02/2014Bridging the technological divide
  70. 21/02/2014Better education through better teaching
  71. 14/02/2014Transforming Brazil’s slum kids, second chances in Corfu and Jordan
  72. 07/02/2014Education on the move with MOOCs
  73. 31/01/2014Creative thinking: taking an artistic approach to science
  74. 24/01/2014Making money central to the learning experience
  75. 17/01/2014In a league of their own: the best performers in global education
  76. 10/01/2014Turning the corner in Tunisia: a Learning World special focus
  77. 03/01/2014What’s another year?
  78. 27/12/2013Air, Fire and Water
  79. 20/12/2013Creative thinking: new ideas in education
  80. 13/12/2013Rural education
  81. 06/12/2013Education on the move
  82. 29/11/2013‘Home’ education: how beneficial is it?
  83. 22/11/2013The long road to school in Mexico, Uganda and Kenya
  84. 15/11/2013WISE Prize 2013: Vicky Colbert’s silent revolution
  85. 08/11/2013An Olympic education
  86. 01/11/2013Lebanon: the future is now
  87. 01/11/2013WISE 2013: The role of technology in education
  88. 31/10/2013The WISE Educational Awards recognise innovative projects from New Zealand to Canada
  89. 31/10/20132013 WISE Prize awarded to Vicky Colbert
  90. 30/10/2013WISE: Reinventing education for life
  91. 25/10/2013Inspirational programmes changing the educational landscape in three countries
  92. 18/10/2013PEAS, ALISON and MEDERSAT among the WISE guys in international education awards
  93. 11/10/2013The mutual benefits of volunteer work
  94. 04/10/2013Educating the world from top to bottom
  95. 27/09/2013Homework – Marks out of 10 for learning?
  96. 20/09/2013German education: from bureaucracy to philosophy
  97. 13/09/2013Memories, dreams and reflections of schooldays
  98. 06/09/2013Back to School Blues
  99. 30/08/2013Becoming a leader is something you learn
  100. 27/08/2013In sickness and in class
  101. 23/08/2013What makes some schools amazing?
  102. 16/08/2013Summer camps: a different kind of holiday
  103. 09/08/2013Still too many children not getting an education
  104. 05/08/2013TED winner Mitra warns teachers to be ready for change
  105. 02/08/2013Education faces a possible future without teachers
  106. 26/07/2013Exposing Slavery
  107. 19/07/2013Morocco aims for a 21st century education system
  108. 12/07/2013Real life education
  109. 05/07/2013What’s the use of a PhD anyway?
  110. 28/06/2013Are exams the best way to test our teens?
  111. 21/06/2013Subject to choice
  112. 14/06/2013My nursery is different
  113. 07/06/2013How IT is boosting education
  114. 31/05/2013Do school uniforms make a difference?
  115. 24/05/2013Turkey: bridging cultures
  116. 17/05/2013The lessons of tweeting; learning from social media
  117. 10/05/2013The power of civic education
  118. 03/05/2013The serious side of games
  119. 26/04/2013A mentor: a life-changing experience
  120. 19/04/2013Changing lives through education
  121. 12/04/2013Drop-outs: dealing with failure
  122. 05/04/2013The MOOC Movement – learning for all?
  123. 29/03/2013Syria: Rebuilding education
  124. 22/03/2013Rooted to the classics
  125. 15/03/2013Educating the green guardians of the future
  126. 08/03/2013100 years after launch of International Women’s day the struggle continues
  127. 01/03/2013Violence in schools: The dread of cyber-bullying
  128. 20/02/2013Oiling the wheels of education in the Gulf
  129. 15/02/2013A sporting chance in the classroom
  130. 08/02/2013Doha’s WISE awards recognise top educational projects
  131. 01/02/2013Displaced Children
  132. 25/01/2013Haiti: Rebuilding education
  133. 18/01/2013Building bridges between school and work
  134. 11/01/2013Sharing the pain, learning the lesson
  135. 04/01/2013The boys and girls who’d rather go to school
  136. 28/12/2012Learning the abilities to overcome disabilities
  137. 21/12/2012Wise words in India teach thousands in the slums
  138. 14/12/2012Leaving no orphans behind
  139. 07/12/2012Education and Media
  140. 30/11/2012In business
  141. 23/11/2012Class music on three continents
  142. 16/11/2012‘Flipped’ classrooms improve learning
  143. 15/11/2012Doha education summit ‘collaborates for change’
  144. 15/11/2012WISE summit announces six new winners
  145. 14/11/2012Optimism is the winner
  146. 14/11/2012Education is the key
  147. 09/11/2012“WISE” winners & altruistic innovators
  148. 02/11/2012The Great Escape: children break free from crises
  149. 26/10/2012US education in focus
  150. 17/10/2012The bilingualism challenge
  151. 12/10/2012Education on the frontline of the European crisis
  152. 05/10/2012Calls for an educational revolution in Egypt
  153. 14/09/2012Cognition recognition in the learning process
  154. 07/09/2012Rediscovering a love of reading
  155. 28/08/2012Summer Learning
  156. 21/08/2012Changing places
  157. 14/08/2012Building the schools of tomorrow
  158. 03/08/2012Informal learning
  159. 27/07/2012Sporty students: combining studies and high performance sport
  160. 18/07/2012Making Waves

About our partner

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is a unique international multisectoral initiative for creative thinking, debate and purposeful action, aiming at shaping effective change in education.

WISE is an initiative of Qatar Foundation, launched in 2009 under the leadership of Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser.

For more information and to join the WISE Community, visit WISE website: