Tag: role

Argentina Plays a Leading Role in Condemning Harassment and Violence in the Workplace : Education International

The country is the third in the world to adopt ILO Convention 190 against violence and harassment in the world of work. The Argentine National Congress has ratified ILO Convention 190 (C190) against Violence and Harassment in the World of Work. This is the first international standard that seeks to end violence and harassment in […]

Executive Board adopts resolution on the role of education in stimulating critical thinking and freedom of speech and promoting democracy

The 56th meeting of the Education International’s Executive Board, meeting virtually on 27 October, adopted a resolution in support of teaching about freedom of expression, free discussion, and critical thinking, all of which equip students to be active citizens. The resolution was adopted following the atrocious murder of French history and geography teacher Samuel Paty […]

Executive Board adopts resolution on the role of education in stimulating critical thinking and freedom of speech and promoting democracy

The 56th meeting of the Education International’s Executive Board, meeting virtually on 27 October, adopted a resolution in support of teaching about freedom of expression, free discussion, and critical thinking, all of which equip students to be active citizens. The resolution was adopted following the atrocious murder of French history and geography teacher Samuel Paty […]

Union research highlights crucial role of state and ICT in quality education during COVID-19 and beyond

The important role of the state and access to information and communication technology in education were key results of research by the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA). The JTA’s research was on the theme ‘Triangulating Education’, i.e. the process by which a teacher collects evidence about student learning.    “While the theme, Triangulating Education, on the […]

Benin: joint action by education unions on COVID-19 prevention along with inclusive education and boosting union leadership role : Education International

Two unions from Benin affiliated to Education International have decided to join forces to raise awareness among their members on prevention and protection against COVID-19 and on inclusive education and building the role of union leadership within the context of the pandemic in public sector nursery and primary schools. For them, it is, above all, […]