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The Global Search for Education: Girls Just Wanna Have Games!

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"Some developers and publishers recognize the huge opportunity and necessity to address girls, especially with STEM games. Our only barriers are legacy, public perception and norms." — Asi Burak

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The Global Search for Education: East vs. West — A School in Beijing

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“As the Americans have the American Dream, the Chinese have the Chinese Dream, and education is the foundation.” — David Barrutia

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The Global Search for Education: Head, Heart, Soul, and Frankenstein

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“How do we pick up the pieces and build a new text that creates and adds meaning to Shelley’s novel?” — Erick Gordon

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The Global Search for Education: Mind Work Life and Howard Gardner

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To celebrate Howard Gardner’s 70th birthday last July 11, 2013, his former student, Mindy Kornhaber, and his wife, Ellen Winner, decided to host a Festschrift in his honor.

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The Global Search for Education: What is the Future of Education?

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“Technology is the hope for many low-income students who cannot afford the more selective institutions. It’s one answer to getting costs under control….”– Anthony Carnevale

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The Global Search for Education: A Healthy Start for All

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The best investments a country can make are in good maternal and infant care. Not only will this save lives; it will help produce a society of healthy and productive adults.” — Governor Madeleine Kunin

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The Global Search For Education: Helping the World’s Teachers

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Last Thursday, I attended a dazzling gala to watch special education teacher Matthew Cunningham accept the inaugural GEMS Education Chicago Teacher Award. And yesterday, I listened as Andreas Schleicher presented the key findings from the 2013 OECD Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS).

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The Global Search for Education: East vs. West - News from Malaysia

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“The real challenge for the Malaysian education system is twofold. Firstly, it is to embrace and engage in real and sustainable change, and secondly, to strive for the equity and excellence that the high performing systems around the word embody.” – Alma Harris

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The Global Search for Education: Teacher I Need You

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“Teaching is the most noble profession due to its responsibility.” – Matthew Cunningham

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The Global Search for Education: East vs. West - Part 1

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“While there is rich cultural diversity in Asian countries, it is not as pronounced or complex as in many Western systems such as the USA and the UK. In inner city London it is perfectly possible for a teacher to be facing a class of children with ten to fifteen different languages.” — Alma Harris

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