Tag: education

Singapore on Top as Asian Countries Dominate PISA Global Education

ocd-top-okkAsian education systems have come out on top in the OECD’s latest PISAglobal survey. Singapore placed first in the three-yearly report, with Hong Kong, Japan and Vietnam all performing well.

The programme tests 15 year-olds from 72 countries in maths, reading and science.

So why do Asian countries continue to dominate?
Euronews’ Charlotte Cullen asked Gabriela Ramos, Chief of Staff for the OECD..more:  .euronews.com

Workshops to Teach Sex Education to Muslim Females.

Now 25, she’s using her personal story to motivate Muslim teenage girls and young women to complete their education and avoid the embarrassment and challenges she experienced. Abdul Razzaq is working with classmates Radhika Patel and Prudence Arthur on a DNP project that includes conducting workshops teaching abstinence to single Muslim females.

Eight years ago Shaakira Abdul Razzaq was on the path to becoming a nurse – when a lapse in judgment threatened to derail her dreams….more: NEWS.RUTGERS.EDU

Kindness at Home

‘Aa’ishah said: “The Messenger of Allaah said: ‘”When Allaah, The Almighty,Wills some good towards the people of a household, He introduces kindness among them.’” [Ahmad] Islam is a beautiful religion, full of wisdom and harmony. If this wonderful religion is…

Learn The Arabic Language

Teaching and learning Arabic Language online is a new experience. It is much easier and more entertaining than traditional classrooms environment.  www.Schoolarabia.net current project: An interactive web based Arabic curriculum accessible to all, any where, any time. Over Fourty Arabic lessons for beginners based on the…

Concept of Freedom in Islam

Islam considers freedom to be a natural right of the human being. Life becomes devoid of worth when freedom is not present. When a person loses his freedom, his inner self dies, even though on the outside, he continues to live; eating,…

Single-Gender Classes!

There has been a huge surge of interest in single-sex public education since the United States Department of Education amended Title IX on October 25, 2006 allowing single-sex education in public schools. Historically, it has been difficult to evaluate outcomes…