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Multicultural Teaching in the Early Childhood Classroom

A unique book, co-published by Teachers College Press and the Association for Childhood Education International. Readers will find an array of approaches, strategies, and tools for teaching multiculturally in the early years. The teachers and classrooms portrayed here provide young children with rich educational experiences that empower them to understand ... Read More »

European Commission inviting proposals on Water Innovation

Deadline: 16 October 2014 The European Union is accepting proposals on ‘Development of water supply and sanitation technology, systems and tools, and/or methodologies’. Total budget under this call is €75,000,000. Expected outcomes Application of innovative technological approaches/solutions adapted to local conditions, operational and effective application of integrated water management, better ... Read More »

UN CC Introduce e-Course on Climate Change

Everything you need to know about climate change in a nutshell UN-Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called climate change the “defining challenge of our time” and in many countries the impacts of it are already felt. At the same time, it is still very difficult for many people not working directly ... Read More »

Three Young Activists & Their Causes

These three young activists found creative ways to tackle issues from climate change to voting rights. 1. Olivia Bouler: Painting to rescue birds and restore habitat Shortly after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Olivia Bouler asked the National Audubon Society how her skill as an ... Read More »

3rd ELLTA International Conference, ‘Leadership and Learning Theories in Asian Century’

Programme Features   ELLTA envisages conferences as spaces for meaningful interactions and networking (as a means to engage with the community of scholars). The schedule, therefore, offers a variety of innovative sessions that are interactive and provide social spaces for talk, networking,socializing, discussing, debating, extending ideas, synthesizing, meeting up with ... Read More »