Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through STEAM and Global Citizenship Education
February 13, 2018

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through STEAM and Global Citizenship Education

Photo © Jake Cho/GBC-Education On Monday, February 5, IVECA International Virtual Schooling and Samsung Electronics America hosted the “STEAM Educa...

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology
February 8, 2018

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology

Photo © Intel Foundation Growing up, I was good at science; actually, I was great at it! In fact, I dreamed of being a doctor and even convinced my p...

Preparing Today’s Youth for the Workforce of Tomorrow: The Private Sector Response
September 20, 2017

Preparing Today’s Youth for the Workforce of Tomorrow: The Private Sector Response

Today, leaders from the private sector, foundations, and the international community gathered in New York City at the Global Business Coalition for Ed...

Rewriting Books to Rewrite Lives
September 8, 2017

Rewriting Books to Rewrite Lives

For many parents and caregivers, one of the most precious times spent with children is story time. Yet, illiteracy robs 32 million adults in the US th...

New Report Showcases How Early Investments are Smart Investments in Kenya
May 8, 2017

New Report Showcases How Early Investments are Smart Investments in Kenya

A new report by the Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education), Investing Smart, Investing Early: A Business Guide to Early Childhood Dev...

Microsoft’s Leadership on Education for Refugees
April 3, 2017

Microsoft’s Leadership on Education for Refugees

Microsoft, in partnership with the UN and Non-Profits, is making great strides in supporting both formal and informal learning programs for the most v...

21st Century Skills for All: UNICEF and Pearson Launch Educational Partnership for Children
March 28, 2017

21st Century Skills for All: UNICEF and Pearson Launch Educational Partnership for Children

Motivated to create equal opportunity for the blind, Tuấn joined UNICEF’s UPSHIFT Incubator pilot in Vietnam, which aims to help youth take entre...

GBC-Education Member Companies Participate in Mobile Learning Week 2017
March 23, 2017

GBC-Education Member Companies Participate in Mobile Learning Week 2017

With refugee populations on the move and conflicts worsening, education is under attack and schools are targets of violence. When conflicts or crises ...

The Potential to Effect Change in Education Can Only Happen in Collaboration with Others
March 20, 2017

The Potential to Effect Change in Education Can Only Happen in Collaboration with Others

Eclectic, upbeat and vivacious are some words that would describe the group gathered at the breakfast hosted by Sarah Brown, President of Theirworld ...

No Lost Generation EdTech Summit Showcases the Role of Technology and Business in Education in Crisis
March 17, 2017

No Lost Generation EdTech Summit Showcases the Role of Technology and Business in Education in Crisis

From March 1-2, the #NoLostGeneration EdTech Summit took place in Amman, Jordan. The summit was held in response to the crisis in Syria, a conflict th...