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Leveraging Lessons from the COVID-19 Crisis for Learners with Disabilities: Global Seminar

July 28, 2020 Online/Streaming Live Join live: July 28, 2020 | 8:30 am ET or 2:30 pm BST https://live.worldbank.org/lessons-from-covid19-for-inclusive-education The world is faced with a global education emergency of unprecedented scale. According to World Bank estimates, the COVID-19 pandemic, at its peak, caused more than 180 countries to mandate temporary school closures, leaving 85 percent […]

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Global Webinar on Domestic Financing of Education

Tuesday 28 July The urgency for collectively addressing domestic financing of education is clear. Worldwide school closures as a result of COVID-19 have already affected the education of over 1.5 billion children. Just as schools start to re-open, the second effect of COVID-19 on education will be felt: an economic crisis that acutely threatens public […]

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RISE Online Presentation Series

15 July – 5 August 2020 In the absence of the RISE Annual Conference, this summer’s Online Presentation Series continues the RISE tradition of gathering emerging scholarship that considers the learning crisis from an education systems perspective. And since we cannot gather in person, we thought this was an opportune time to experiment with the […]

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Book launch: Education for Sustainable Development in Postcolonial World by Professor Leon Tikly

Don’t miss this interactive online event, 16th July 5pm-8pm This event is part of the School of Education’s Bristol Conversations in Education research seminar series. These seminars are free and open to the public. This interactive session is being organised by the CIRE / School of Education to mark the launch of Professor Leon Tikly’s new book on education […]

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Global e-launch of PAL Network’s International Common Assessment of Numeracy Report

9 July 5:00-6:30 pm (GMT +03:00) ICAN is an open-source, robust and easy-to-use assessment tool, available in 11 languages, that offers international comparability of results aligned to SDG 4.1.1. (a). It was developed through collaborative efforts between PAL Network member organisations in 13 low and middle-income countries across Africa, Asia and America. ICAN serves as […]

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