Engineering has long been a male-dominated profession. Now engineering schools globally are making extraordinary efforts to attract the creative female talent they really need.
Does the upcoming launch of wireless headphones by Google that feature real-time language translation mean we don't need to study other languages anymore?
Racial bias is associated with dehumanizing social groups different from your own. Psychologists trained kids to differentiate individuals of another race – with lasting effects on their biases.
Society needs more research that is both excellent and useful. We can achieve this by shifting the academic culture toward research that is Highly Integrative Basic and Responsive (HIBAR).
Khanya College's curriculum was quite different from the one taught at other universities of the time. Its students studied oral African literature and history alongside Western literature.
Changes to student assessment can help to reduce the potential for academic misconduct.
A charity claims that to remove shame and stigma around menstruation, both boys and girls should be taught about periods at school.
The legitimacy of the IQ test is still hotly debated.
Women in science receive less funding than men and apply for smaller grants. This inequality needs to be addressed now.
A radical new model of "competency based" medical education emphasizes trainee skill over time invested. Queen's University is the first in Canada to fully embrace this shift.
Mandatory sleep times in early childhood settings do not work for children, educators or parents, and need to change.
French is no longer taught as a European language representative of "French" culture in South Africa. New modes of teaching, learning and research speak to an inclusive Africanist agenda.
The world needs to cultivate a global citizenship sensibility, particularly in the education of our university and college students, to ensure the harmonious survival of planet Earth.
Work placements are leaving many students with high debts.
The discourse and structure of online learning can exclude English language minority students. Techniques such as video chats, "safe houses" and content-focused grading can support their success.
Vancouver may be one of the most beautiful cities in the world, but the president of Emily Carr University says the city could benefit from the discipline of design.
Space inspires, and the establishment of a Space Agency in Australia is well positioned to drive engagement in STEM.
Universities play a major role in procuring the human and intellectual resources needed for fulfilling the various goals of the UN's Agenda 2030.
Female baby boomers who missed out earlier in life are now jumping at the opportunity to further their education.