Queen Rania urges educators to instil values of peace in students at 2017 Teacher Skills Forum

Posted on 30th Mar 2017 in International Baccalaureate, Jordan

​Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah encouraged over 900 educators to redefine their roles as leaders at the third annual Teacher Skills Forum in Amman, Jordan last week. Her Majesty called upon teachers to ‘instil the values of peace and co-existence’ in their students in order to face today’s challenges, and urged teachers to educate their students about “hard work and resilience”.

'Shaping the world's future' – University focus: Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

Posted on 22nd Feb 2017 in University study, Netherlands

In September 2016 Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam started with a new study programme; Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE). With a campus area specifically designed for PPE including seminar rooms and space to work together, the J.S. Mill College is a unique three-year Bachelor’s degree programme at VU Amsterdam. In fact, it is the first programme of its kind in continental Europe!