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Weighing the risks: School closure and reopening during COVID-19

Weighing the risks: School closure and reopening during COVID-19

3 September (postponed from 13 August) 9-10:30am Eastern Time, 2-3:30pm BST This web event – part of the INEE COVID-19 webinar series – will focus on the impact of school closure and reopening on children and young people’s protection and education, as well as the impact on COVID-19 transmission. The ...
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Don’t miss notifications of new UKFIET web posts

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Stronger together: Education in emergencies & protracted crises

Stronger together: Education in emergencies & protracted crises

12 August 10-11am ET, 3-4pm BST, 4-5pm CET 75 million school-aged children and youth are in desperate need of educational support, either in danger of, or already missing out on their education. Communities highlight the importance of education during times of crises, yet education appeals receive less than 2% of ...
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Reopening Schools With Reimagined Learning

Reopening Schools With Reimagined Learning

Thursday 6 August 2020 2-3 pm BST As schools start to reopen across the globe we convene world-leading experts to pitch their visions of reimagined learning About this Event This forum organised by the DFID-funded EdTech Hub will be a chance to learn and share ideas about visions for school ...
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Abidjan Principles on the Right to Education – private actors in education during COVID-19

Abidjan Principles on the Right to Education – private actors in education during COVID-19

Webinar 31 July The International Commission of Jurists - Africa (ICJ), Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (GI-ESCR) and Right to Education Initiative (RTE) warmly invite you to the second in a two-part webinar series on the Abidjan Principles on the Right to Education in the context of ...
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Catching Up on Lost Learning — Part 1: Applying Accelerated Approaches in Response to COVID-19

Catching Up on Lost Learning — Part 1: Applying Accelerated Approaches in Response to COVID-19

Webinar, Tuesday July 28, 9-10:30am EDT, 2-3:30pm UTC or 1-2:30pm BST Organised by Accelerated Education Working Group (AEWG) and Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE) Register in advance for this webinar: https://rescue.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_O826oVVjQXeCAPMZVpSm1w (After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on joining the webinar.) ******************************************************** The webinar ...
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Leveraging Lessons from the COVID-19 Crisis for Learners with Disabilities: Global Seminar

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 ...
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Global Webinar on Domestic Financing of Education

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 ...
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RISE Online Presentation Series

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

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 ...
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