Comparative education

Rating well: New Zealand's public schools

By Jane Blaikie 23 October, 2010

New Zealand is doing much better educationally than countries that have tried the “standards” agenda of reform. Yet standards are notoriously difficult to measure” questions like who’s measuring what, against…

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Maureen Titheridge on teaching in Arabia

By Maureen Titheridge 18 July, 2010

How long, and where, have you been working in the Arab states? I’ve been in this part of the world for 3 years. I began at a school in Jordan…

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Rebecca Kearse: My Arabian Adventure!

By Rebecca Kears 18 July, 2010

After completing my Bachelor of Education degree in New Zealand I taught for two years in Auckland which allowed me to gain my NZ registration. I was also keen to…

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