Not only do some countries perpetrate direct attacks on students and academics but the internationalisation of higher education has also created new global threats.
Children as young as eight or nine could be taught in a more adult, analytical way.
Some students who participated in a study of technology in the classroom believed instructors are at fault if students turn to technology when they are bored.
South Africa's universities are detached from society because of a waning public and civic sector that once fueled the anti-apartheid struggle. Here's what can be done.
Maitland Lutheran School, of 240 students in rural South Australia, found a way to teach children programming code and an old Aboriginal language. The answer was Pink, the robot.
Research from around the world shows that boosting teacher pay can lead to better student learning, but only if it's accompanied by other things.
A study or more than 500,000 surveys shows university students demonstrate bias against women teachers, and particularly women from non-English speaking backgrounds.
Encouraging other languages in the classroom won't lead to 'anarchy'.
Education systems around the world are increasingly recognising the value of local approaches to thinking, learning and being.
When it comes to neuroscience, there's no such thing as an 'average' teenager.
Universities must train scientists to engage with the ethics of emerging technologies, rather than functioning as cogs in the engine of economic development. Integrating the arts into STEM can help.
Science shows that early starts can be bad for teenagers' health. Schools and universities would be better off starting at 10am.