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Faxed bomb threat forced the closure and evacuation of all schools in Canada's Prince Edward Island ProvinceA bomb threat affects the Canada's Prince Edward Island Province. 19,000 students are evacuated.
A bomb threat affects the Canada's Prince Edward Island Province. 19,000 students are evacuated.
It's back to school for the children of Amatrice, the Italian town hardest hit by last month's deadly earthquake.
Though Europe is a tapestry of different cultures, traditions and languages, school term times are remarkably similar, with just a few striking exceptions.
Boasting hundreds of species of tropical flora, fauna and wildlife, The Green Planet has opened in Dubai.
Across the globe there are some 50 million displaced children, according to a new UNICEF report.
It is back to school in France and, this time, with heightened security.
Climbing to the top of Kabul Hill, strumming their acoustic guitars and singing along with their teacher has become the favourite moment of the day for the girls at the Miraculous Love Kids school in
Police in the Philippines have turned to puppets in a bid to warn school children about the dangers of drug use.
At the annual National Circus Festival in Kabul, members of the Mobile Mini Circus for Children (MMCC) are entertaining Kabul residents with a mix of juggling, acrobatics and…
In this episode of Learning World we look at the importance of learning languages.
There have been violent scenes in Peru’s capital Lima during a protest by students.
This episode of Learning World looks at approaches to schooling for twins and multiples.
A children's charity claims hold-ups in funding mean nearly one million Syrian child refugees are going without education.
The US state of Texas has passed a law allowing people to carry concealed handguns onto campuses. It came into force on the 50th anniversary of a mass shooting at the University of Texas.
The world is witnessing the biggest refugee crisis since World War ll.
Turkey’s education ministry has revoked the licences of 21,000 teachers working in private institutions, Reuters news agency reported on Tuesday, citing a ministry…
Teaching's one-size-fits-all approach is inadapted for many, especially pupils in critical situations or failing. This edition of Learning World looks at some remarkable teachers and their remarkable
Over the past few years Learning World has heard many inspiring stories about education in the face of adversity and trauma. Two reports that
Defiant teachers returned to the streets in Oaxaca to protest against education reforms in Mexico, one day after violence with police killed eight and injured more than 50…
Focus looks at how education can support peace in Tunisia and help with one of the country’s big concerns: youth unemployment?
Hungary’s teachers are staging a one-day strike in process at the government’s centralising of the system. Many complain the centralising refoms have
Beating off bears or bringing the secrets of the universe into primary schools; just two of the challenges astronomers face when passing on their knowledge to the next generation of stargazers.
North Korean schools hold ceremonies to welcome new students at the start of the school year. North Korea’s official news agency KCNA said that North
In this edition of Learning World, we visited both northern Rwanda and southern Brazil to examine a question that faces families the world over –