The Business Case for Early Childhood Development
April 23, 2014

The Business Case for Early Childhood Development

The early years of a child's life – from inception to age two – are increasingly being recognized as critical to the development of neural pathway...

Playful Learning With LEGO Foundation
April 14, 2014

Playful Learning With LEGO Foundation

  By: Sarah Brown, Executive Chair, Global Business Coalition for Education   It was a truly strange feeling to be in the LEGOLAND Hotel in ...

Business Leaders join Emergency Coalition for Global Education Action
April 11, 2014

Business Leaders join Emergency Coalition for Global Education Action

  At the A World at School Education Countdown Summit in Washington DC, business leaders joined political leaders, the media, civil society, fa...

A Partnership to Educate 15 Million Students: Millennium@EDU
April 3, 2014

A Partnership to Educate 15 Million Students: Millennium@EDU

  By: Nuno Martins, Program Director, Millennium@EDU, Intel Corporation     Doubts about the advantages of the Information, Communic...

Pakistan Business Leaders Join in Education Campaign
March 31, 2014

Pakistan Business Leaders Join in Education Campaign

As CEOs and corporate executives met in Islamabad this past weekend to determine how business can play a greater role in supporting education, the Glo...

Leaders and Industry Experts Gather in the UAE for Global Education
March 13, 2014

Leaders and Industry Experts Gather in the UAE for Global Education

By: Olayide Tikolo, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education     "The future of education relies on partnerships ...

Creating Shared Value: A New Role for Business in Global Education
March 12, 2014

Creating Shared Value: A New Role for Business in Global Education

By: Amanda Gardiner, Director of Partnerships, Pearson plc. In a 2013 study conducted by the UN Global Compact and Accenture, 40 percent of more than ...

The Transformative Power of Education and Technology for Girls and Women
March 7, 2014

The Transformative Power of Education and Technology for Girls and Women

By: Suzanne Fallender, Director, Global Girls and Women Initiative, Intel Corporation People often ask – why is a global technology company investin...

Expanding Access to Learning Opportunities in Zimbabwe
March 6, 2014

Expanding Access to Learning Opportunities in Zimbabwe

  By: Kevin Kalra, Senior Project Coordinator, Global Business Coalition for Education   Econet Wireless has launched Econet Zero, a platfor...

Growing Corporate Network Calls for Education for All
March 5, 2014

Growing Corporate Network Calls for Education for All

“We cannot have young people growing up without the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be productive members of our society.  Our societies cannot ...