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Innovations in educational policies and programs

 

Iraq’s Entrepreneurial Awakening Needs Women

Building stronger nations through social entrepreneurship education.

By Amel Abed Mohammed Ali | Aug. 20, 2013
 

Economic Development

Poverty’s New Home

Poverty is growing in US suburbs, but for service providers, does it matter where the poor live?

 

Education

Teachers: A Solution to Education Reform in India

Teachers can lead improvement in education; we need to help them develop the mindset, skills, and networks they need to create change.

By Sharath Jeevan & James Townsend | 7 | Jul. 17, 2013
 

Education

Three Big Ideas for Designing Innovations to Work at Scale

The New Mathways Project is designing innovations and initiatives for scale from the get-go.

By Jenna Cullinane | Jul. 9, 2013
 

Education

Charting a Course Toward a Better Education

As the private school sector mushrooms across the developing world, fledgling charter school-style education frameworks are emerging.

By Susannah Hares & John Rendel | 3 | Jun. 26, 2013
 

Technology & Design

What Is Design If Not Human-Centered?

The explosive growth of interest in human-centered design raises bigger questions about traditional design education, training, and practice.

By John Cary | 4 | Jun. 25, 2013
 

Education

Building Change into University DNA

Students are demanding education that will allow them to align their values with their academic and career choices—an interview with Ashoka U's Marina Kim.

By Josh Lange | Jun. 24, 2013
 

Education

Saving Higher Education with Social Media?

We have largely ignored a vast wellspring of data in the analysis of the perceived value of higher education.

By James Vineburgh | Jun. 17, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Impact Economy Lesson from Rural China

Building an impact economy at scale can help ensure that success and opportunity become the norm for children not the exception.

By Rob Wyse | 2 | Jun. 17, 2013
 
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Education

The Power of Technology in Social Innovation Education

A cross-sector initiative aims to develop 21st-century skills in secondary school students—highlights from a recent survey.

By Caroline Jenner | May. 2, 2013