higher education Archive

A Pakistani fireman and his passion to teach

(By Sarah Grossman) “We’re the children of poor parents. Without an education we’ll wander the streets clearing rubbish.” In a country where most kids don’t

Change is possible but not easy

(By Dr Atta-ur-Rahman) Winds of change are now blowing across the landscape of Pakistan. The corrupt are being caught by the forces led by General

How higher education ought to be: Chomsky

That’s part of the business model. It’s the same as hiring temps in industry or what they call “associates” at Wal-Mart, employees that aren’t owed

Confusion regarding Education

The education ministry at the federal level is beset with confusion and lack of clarity, a reason why a string of issues keep cropping

Universities are businesses

You’ve spoken widely about schools and business, John. How important a role do you see higher education playing in getting the UK back on track? I