Entries tagged: Literacy

Education Worldwide

Today: International Literacy Day 2014 [UPDATED]

According to the latest OECD’s report, even in developed countries where access to higher education is widening, people are falling short of high levels of skills; other trends is that social mobility is slowing down. UK[…]

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Florida Leads International Student Literacy Test

The U.S. National Center for Education Statistics has released results of the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS), where Florida State outperformed the rest of the 52 education systems participating, becoming this way the[…]

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Ways of increasing literacy: in India, Karaoke with same-language subtitles

As the Boston Globe writes, music videos are trigerring a literacy boom in India. Read the Full Article | The Boston Globe – Watch and learn. By Riddhi Shah […] Nine years ago, India’s national[…]