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Grok curates news about international education from around the world to help education professionals keep up to date with developments that may inform activities in China, India and Southeast Asia.

Grok High School Fairs, Fall 2019 – Southeast Asia
Grok News, Southeast Asia Education News |

In April 2019, Grok successfully launched the first high school fairs with eight reputable Chinese high schools in China. This

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China’s higher education system – 70 years of evolution
China Education News |

China celebrated the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China (also called New China) on 1

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Vietnam records high female employment but challenges remain
Southeast Asia Education News |

Vietnam has consistently outperformed ASEAN countries, as well as Western ones, with its female labor participation rate, as reported by

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Icelandic Students Benefit from Mindfulness Teaching
Long-tail markets |

A program teaching mindfulness in Reykjavík primary schools is having a positive impact on the health of students and teachers, mbl.is reports.

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What is the state of higher education in Israel?
Long-tail markets |

“The new generations do not consider going to university as their default option,” Biderman explained. “Many ask why they should

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Uzbekistan: A breathtaking shift from autocracy to an open HE system
Long-tail markets |

The higher education landscape in Uzbekistan, Central Asia, has been changing rapidly over the past three years. Since the passing

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South Africans prefer their children to be taught in English
Long-tail markets |

English is only one of 11 official languages spoken in South Africa. It’s currently the preferred language of education and

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Dropout rates soar in Brazil’s tech higher education
Long-tail markets |

Most Brazilian students in higher education courses in the field of technology fail to graduate, according to a new report

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Empowering girls in Lao
Southeast Asia Education News |

The International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC) falls on the 11th of October every year to recognise girls’ achievements

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Study on free university education in final stages
Southeast Asia Education News |

The Education Ministry is in the final stages of finding the best mechanism for implementing free university level-education, says its

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Education Ministry thankful for highest Budget 2020 allocation at RM64.1b
Southeast Asia Education News |

The Ministry of Education (MoE) said today it is thankful for being allocated RM64.1 billion of Budget 2020, the biggest

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Confronting Southeast Asia’s Big Education Challenge
Southeast Asia Education News |

On October 5, the world commemorated World Teachers’ Day, and key Southeast Asian countries did not miss out on some

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TikTok makes education push in India
China Education News, India Education News |

China’s TikTok today launched an education program in India as the popular short-video app looks to expand its offering and assuage

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Huge rise in number of schools causes “big crisis” in Indian architecture education
India Education News |

Architecture education in India is in crisis with a shortage of teachers, overcrowded classes and widespread cheating by students, according to architects

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Liberal arts universities on par with IITs, IIMs are next on Modi governments education plan
India Education News |

The Narendra Modi government wants to establish public universities for liberal arts education on par with the Indian Institutes of

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Government revives plan to permit foreign branch campuses
India Education News |

A plan to allow foreign universities to establish campuses in India has been revived, with the Narendra Modi government set

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India hosted 47,427 international students, a “long way” from Study in India goal
India Education News |

India’s higher education institutions hosted a total of 47,427 international students from 164 countries in the academic year 2018/19, newly-released

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China to build 58 schools in Pakistan tribal districts
China Education News, Global Education News, Long-tail markets |

The Chinese government has approved construction of 58 schools in erstwhile Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), along with 30

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Why China Should Embrace the Power of International Students
China Education News |

Although the number of foreigners coming to China to pursue education has risen throughout the course of the “reform and

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US and China dominate US News’ latest university rankings
China Education News |

The US and China have dominated in the US News & World Report 2020 Best Global Universities Rankings, further cementing research reputations

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