TOPIC public schools
Civilian deaths and postponed start to school year mark North Sinai conflict
Mourad Higazy | Several people were killed by armed assailants in North Sinai amid ongoing security campaign
Will the private sector save Egypt’s education plea?
Mai Shams El-Din | Will the state's new public-private sector initiative to build more schools solve Egypt's education woes?
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
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
A growing niche: The rise of English as a literary language in Egypt
Rowan El Shimi | I was born in Egypt, raised in Egypt, went to a school that mixed both English and Arabic, and I consider
The burden of education
Mai Shams El-Din | Yasmine Hamed worked hard to save money for her marriage five years ago. But by the time her daughter
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
Farida Makar
Looking for alternative education in Egypt?
In 1914, a manual was published to instruct students enrolled at Madrasit al-Mu’almin al-Uliyya —
High school students protest new grading policy
Death, sexual assault and mass food poisoning in first week of school
Parents protest across Egypt for better school conditions
Over 100 students fall ill from food poisoning in Beheira school
Cartoon: One thing at a time
Andeel | Assistant: "Sir! Sir! What are we going to do with the trash, the traffic, electricity, hospitals, security, wages, judiciary and the future?? What will we do with all the ignorance??!" Sisi: "... Increase ignorance!"