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“We are screwing them”

It is ironic that while our society as a whole is globalizing, we as individuals are so disconnected from each other. In the West, we find products from the developing world in our supermarkets, and in the South they listen to American pop songs. 1,164 more words

Academics

New Report: A Wake Up Call on Education for Global Leaders

According to a new UNESCO report, at current rates, only half of all children in low-income countries are expected to complete lower secondary education by 2030. 50 more words

Global Education

Millennium education targets not reached for 2015

In April 2000, the United Nations determined its Millennium Development Goals that it wanted to reach by 2015. One of those goals was to provide… 68 more words

Millennium Development Goals

PCC, ITSON renew friendship, sign agreement

On Tuesday, Rector Isidro Roberto Cruz of the Technological Institute of Sonora (ITSON) and I signed an agreement of cooperation between our two institutions. ITSON (www.itson.mx) is a prestigious public institution of higher education in northwest Mexico and an important player in its regional economy. 124 more words

Grins and groans from my Guatemala trip

Just blogged about my personal experience climbing San Pedro Volcano to raise awareness and funds for educating and empowering young women in Guatemala. Check it out: 19 more words

Education means . . . an EDGE post

If you’ve followed me for a while, you’ll know that sometimes it gets quiet over here because I’m working like crazy over at EDGE Institute… 258 more words