Education

The back to school business

As schools the world over gear up to reopen after periodic shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, Bangladesh has kept educational institutes closed for over a year and a half, since March last...

July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

Shishurai Shob: Let’s create a child-sensitive society

Shishurai Shob is a voluntary initiative, which aims to contribute to creating a child sensitive society by developing awareness and capacity of all concerned adults across all socio-economic groups. 

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Why take a gap year?

A gap year is more than just taking time off from one’s academic career. It is a period of time for experiential learning, developing new skills, expanding horizons, and culturally diversifying...

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021
July 12, 2021
July 12, 2021

AUET Exams Postponed for the Umpteenth Time

Can admission hopefuls move on from their inter 6th year status?

March 19, 2020
March 19, 2020

Is Dropping a Semester Worth It?

A decision that comes with its benefits as well as repercussions.

February 4, 2020
February 4, 2020

Textbooks taken away from student for failing to pay picnic fee

Headmaster of a primary school in Nilphamari has allegedly taken away textbooks from a fifth grader as she failed to pay the school’s annual picnic fee.

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

Schooling without learning is a wasted opportunity

Bangladesh has made a space for itself in the region. Over the last few decades, there has been stable economic growth underpinned by increased investments for human development, poverty...

April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019

The uphill task to receive an education in the camps

On a recent visit to the camps, a young Rohingya boy, who proudly wore a bright blue UNICEF backpack, took us to his school.

April 17, 2019
April 17, 2019

Students not safe even in educational institutions!

An educational institution is the holiest place for students. It is considered as a safe haven for students as it is a trusted space for learning and sharing knowledge.