Around 1,000 people rallied in Yangon, the biggest city of Myanmar, on November 17th. Main focus of the protest was a recently passed education law. For the past few months students and teachers have been protesting for a guarantee of student and teacher unions independent of state influence as well as for more academic freedom. 131 more words
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Shortly after the Occupy movement, elements of that group formed the core of the massive student protests in 2012. Regardless of the practicality of demanding free tuition in North America in this time of growing austerity,(when we are still ready to spend billions to buy weapons ) the sight of tens of thousands of students on the streets of Montreal was like a constant pageant during that restive spring. 26 more words
When the Scooby Doo gang unmasked the dastardly villain at the end of each episode, they always lamented “I would have got away with it too, if it wasn’t for those meddling kids, and their dumb dog!” Apart from the dog, I think the gang have a lot in common with the students and young people of London, who have been holding those in authority to account for decades, despite their tender years. 473 more words
Can’t properly investigate CHILD rape reports but can summon hundreds of genetically modified TSG officers to the streets to smash the heads of people who want an affordable education? 86 more words
#NNER #အဖြဲ႔ဝင္ #ကိုရဲဝင္းမွ #ႏိုုင္ငံလံုုးဆိုုင္ရာေက်ာင္းသားထုုအေရးေပၚအစည္းေဝး၏ ဆံုုးျဖတ္ခ်က္အေပၚ ...
National Network for Education Reform – NNER
ႏိုုင္ငံလံုုးဆိုုင္ရာေက်ာင္းသားထုုအေရးေပၚအစည္းေဝး၏ ဆံုုးျဖတ္ခ်က္အေပၚ NNER ၏ သေဘာထားထုုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ကို (၁၇.၁၁.၂၀၁၄) ခုႏွစ္တြင္ ထပ္မံ၍ ပူးေပါင္းေထာက္ခံၾကေသာ အရပ္ဖက္လူ႔အဖြဲ႔အစည္းမ်ား…….
1) Pinnya Tagar Academy
2) Kachin Education Initiative Network… 76 more words