EAA and SPARK celebrate 10,000 scholarship milestone

EAA’s Al Fakhoora program, through Qatar Scholarship, partnered with the Dutch NGO to provide over 7,000 higher education and economic empowerment scholarships.  “Congratulations to all of you who have managed to achieve your dreams, despite your difficult circumstances” These go to underserved Palestinian youth in the West Bank and Syrian youth, refugees, internally displaced persons […]

Immerse VR platform wins EdTech Breakthrough Award

The US-based virtual reality English language teaching platform supports language schools by helping them offer “more meaningful and effective” language learning experiences using VR. “Language learners need opportunities to fully immerse in a language” The EdTech...

Australia mulls green light system for international student pilots

The federal government approved a plan submitted by South Australia to see the return of 160 students per fortnight on June 18, while stakeholders also anticipate a similar plan in New South Wales will also be approved in late June/ early July. The NSW pilot...

Japan gov to investigate country’s Confucius Institutes

The education ministry will prepare questions by the end of the year on Confucius Institute funding, participants and whether they have any influence on research at universities. Confucius Institutes are currently hosted at 14 institutions across the country. Their...