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Going it alone: Schools, teachers, families struggle with second COVID-19 wave
Hadeer El-Mahdawy and Nada Arafat | "We are being sacrificed, and if we talk, we get crushed. Schools must be suspended"
Tuition for empty seats: No salaries for teachers, no refunds for parents
Nada Arafat | The education minister has said the ministry will not look into the issue until August.
Discipline to what end: Egypt’s failing schools and a new Education Ministry initiative
Mai Shams El-Din | Will the Education Ministry's focus on student behavior resolve the issues?
Is homeschooling an alternative to formal education in Egypt?
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Homeschooling offers an alternative to the hierarchical educational models found in state-run schools
Students slam officials for ‘burying their heads in the sand’ over exam crisis
Mai Shams El-Din | As dozens of high school students protested outside the Education Ministry and Cabinet headquarters on
The thanaweya amma exams conundrum
Dalia Rabie | As it grapples with security issues and economic crises, Egypt faces another annual obstacle: how to
Education interrupted
Tom Rollins | Syrians in Egypt “live like any Egyptian citizen” with access to housing, healthcare and education,
What’s new in public schools this academic year?
Heba Afify | The Ministry of Education and other officials made several new decrees over the summer in an attempt
The ‘zero student’: The tale of an inconsistent state
Heba Afify | For Egyptian students and their families, thanaweya amma, Egypt’s high school examination system,
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Ehaab Abdou
Reconciling Egyptians with their ancient past?
Analyzing students’ perspectives and curriculum representations of ancient Egyptian history
Farida Makar
How Egypt’s public schools became isolated
The relationship between civil society and modern education in Egypt dates back — at the very least
Hania Sobhy
Tell the teacher: I see you, I thank you
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stated that improving the conditions of teachers is not possible at the
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New education minister raises hopes for future of education in Egypt
Students across Egypt protest postponement of thanaweya amma exams
14 arrested for leaking Thanaweya Amma exams, PM vows to prosecute offenders
Prime Minister freezes new grading policy after widespread protests
Death, sexual assault and mass food poisoning in first week of school
Student arrested for leaking Thanaweya Amma exams on Facebook
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