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Education International is the federation of organisations representing over 30 million teachers and other education workers, through over 400 member organisations in more than 170 countries and territories.
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Educators confront Pearson for funding profit driven Bridge International Academies

Mar, 08/05/2018 - 15:37
Education activists, teachers and global union leaders went to London to urge shareholders at the Pearson Annual General Meeting to stop funding Bridge International Academies, a for-profit company that makes money by shortchanging the education of thousands of at risk children.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Education International works to strengthen education sector dialogue in Africa

Lun, 07/05/2018 - 12:12
Last April, EI started a process to build trade unions’ capacity to analyse and develop policy and to engage in social dialogue in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Malawi and Uganda.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Effective school leadership should top global and national policy agendas

Mér, 02/05/2018 - 14:42
Supporting quality, inclusive and supportive school leadership should at the top of global and national development and education policy agendas. This was the call from education union officials, school leaders, educational leadership experts, policy makers and partners at the school leadership conference organized by Education International in Johannesburg, South Africa on 24 and 25 April.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Nigeria: Address quality education at home first, not by sending teachers abroad

Xov, 26/04/2018 - 13:55
Liberia’s request for Nigerian teachers under the Technical Assistance Corps agreement has been met with condemnation of the Nigerian authorities by education unions, arguing that Nigeria itself is struggling to deliver quality education.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Global Action Week for Education 2018: Free public quality education for all

Lun, 23/04/2018 - 12:27
As we celebrate Global Action Week for Education 2018, Education International calls on its affiliates and education activists to urge governments to invest in free public quality education and to recognise and support educators.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

United Kingdom: 74th state to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration

Ven, 20/04/2018 - 14:03
Education International welcomes the move by the United Kingdom to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration, committing itself to protect students, teachers, schools, and universities during times of violent conflict.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

#MakeitPublic: New campaign to drive national education monitoring

Xov, 19/04/2018 - 11:21
The Global Education Monitoring Report has launched #MakeitPublic, a new advocacy campaign calling on governments and regional organisations to report on education progress to their citizens.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Iran: Teacher unionist Mohamed Habibi released

Mér, 18/04/2018 - 10:53
While welcoming the 15 April release on bail of Iranian educator unionist Mohammad Habibi after 44 days of detention, Education International urges the Iranian authorities to set jailed trade unionists free.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Education International assesses World Bank's Development Report on education

Mar, 17/04/2018 - 14:13
Just ahead of the World Bank Spring Meetings, Education International is launching a publication that brings together multiple voices from around the world to provide a Reality Check on the World Bank’s 2018 World Development Report on education.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Copyright Conference: Intellectual property rights, essential for and in quality education

Lun, 16/04/2018 - 09:16
European and global educators sought a balance between the rights of creators and the rights of users in the education sector at Education International’s recent copyright conference.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

The Netherlands: Educator unrest spreads across the country

Ven, 13/04/2018 - 16:01
Dutch educators in the southern part of The Netherlands have protested in favour of improved salaries and working conditions following similar activities nationally and regionally.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Namibia: Private influence in early childhood education and need to hire qualified teachers

Xov, 12/04/2018 - 11:25
The Namibia National Teachers' Union has denounced the private sector role in the pre-primary sector, and demanded that qualified teachers be recruited in this education sector.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Education unions mobilise to reinforce Brazilian democracy

Mér, 11/04/2018 - 13:57
Education International took part in a solidarity rally for Brazil’s former president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, in front of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, on 11 April.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

UK: Survey reveals ‘heart-breaking’ impact of child poverty in schools

Mar, 10/04/2018 - 14:08
Growing child poverty is affecting children’s learning in the UK, according to a recent National Education Union survey. However, schools and education staff are doing their utmost to provide the services and essentials of daily life to help disadvantaged families.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

When it comes to challenges in higher education, unions make a difference

Lun, 09/04/2018 - 12:48
"The austerity in public sector budgets, the decline in salaries, the threats to academic freedom, the increasingly precarious nature of work stability, the expansion of privatization, and the reduction in unionised academic staff, are some of the main challenges faced by teachers in higher education”, Nelly Stromquist, an expert in international educational policy, explained in Mexico.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Education International urges Brazil to revert to ‘beacon of democracy’

Ven, 06/04/2018 - 14:55
In the light of violence that culminated in the murder of Brazilian politician and city councilor Marielle Franco in Rio de Janeiro on 14 March, and with the judicial and media persecution of former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Education International has urged President Temer to ensure the respect for democracy and human rights.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Brazil: Education International urges Brazil to revert to ‘beacon of democracy’

Ven, 06/04/2018 - 14:55
In the light of violence that culminated in the murder of Brazilian politician and city councilor Marielle Franco in Rio de Janeiro on 14 March, and with the judicial and media persecution of former president Luiz Inácio Lula de Silva, Education International has urged President Temer to ensure the respect for democracy and human rights.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Australia: Educators’ campaign for public schools’ fair funding

Xov, 05/04/2018 - 15:52
The Australian Education Union is demanding that public schools are properly resourced by public authorities with the launch of a new phase of its schools funding campaign – “Fair Funding Now!”
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Finland: Parents march to demand better salary for early childhood education teachers

Mér, 04/04/2018 - 10:43
The Education Trade Union in Finland, Opetusalan Ammattijärjestö has welcomed the support given by parents and citizens to the status and living and working conditions of early childhood educators.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

UK: education unionists in solidarity with Iranian and Argentinian colleagues

Mar, 03/04/2018 - 13:02
Teacher unionists Esmail Abdi and Roberto Baradel have been recognised by the UK’s National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers for their fight for the rights of teachers and quality education in Iran and Argentina respectively.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade