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Azerbaijan

Updated 06.22.2022
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New Zealand

Updated 06.16.2022
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Canada: Quebec

Updated 06.11.2022
Diplôme d'Études Supérieures Spécialisées

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Bolivia

Updated 06.09.2022
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Ireland

Updated 05.30.2022
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Brazil

Updated 05.28.2022
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Nigeria

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Panama

Updated 05.24.2022
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India

Updated 05.24.2022
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Final Exam and award of Associate Membership (Certificate of Membership)

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Sri Lanka

Updated 05.19.2022
O-Level and A-Level Grading Scales

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Emergent News

Jun 27, 2022

KZN Education MEC questions officials over schools that scored below 40% in the 2021 grade 12 examinations

Department of Education officials in KwaZulu-Natal are in the firing line and have been asked to explain what went wrong with the schools that fared poorly in last year's grade 12 examinations.

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Jun 24, 2022

Spain Ministry of Education green light to the new Baccalaureate that allows to obtain the title with a suspense

The Council of Ministers has approved, at the proposal of the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training, the Royal Decree establishing the organization and the minimum teachings of Baccalaureate. These changes will be implemented in the academic year 2022-2023 for the 1st year of Baccalaureate and in the 2023-2024 academic year for the 2nd year.

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Jun 23, 2022

Dates of 2022 Albania Matura Exams Revealed

The Ministry of Education has revealed this Tuesday the dates of the state matura exams for 2022. Exam dates will be June 9 for Foreign Language, June 11 for Albanian Language and Literature, June 17 for Mathematics and June 24 for elective courses.

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Jun 22, 2022

India students to get board results even if they skip one of the two term exams

CBSE has said that if a student is not able to take all the exams and fails to appear for one or two papers because of Covid-19, then they may receive the results under a special scheme.

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Jun 21, 2022

Portugal National Commission for Access to Higher Education aligns positions around secondary exams

The representatives of polytechnics and universities, public and private, will align positions on the national secondary education exams. A decision that has been long awaited by students.

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Jun 21, 2022

Portugal exams return for 9th grade as they will count for access to higher education

The Government announced this Thursday that it will extend the exceptional conditions for completing Secondary Education, "with national exams taking place only for the purposes of access to Higher Education". In a statement, the Ministry of Education said that the "9th grade tests for assessment purposes" are back, with no impact on student assessment.

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Jun 20, 2022

New digital national tests place great demands on Sweden's school leaders

The introduction will take place gradually starting in 2024 and will affect thousands of schools and hundreds of thousands of students. Some experimental work has been going on, but the final decision has been postponed a couple of times. There is now a plan from the National Agency for Education.

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Jun 17, 2022

Phillipines DepEd eyes K-12 curriculum expansion to include global citizenship

The Department of Education (DepEd) is set to expand its K to 12 curriculum to integrate topics of inclusivity and global citizenship to equip learners with knowledge and skills to become responsible global citizens.

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Jun 16, 2022

Sweden phasing out distance education due to the pandemic

The government is now beginning to phase out several of the temporary regulations that have applied to schools during the covid-19 pandemic. On 1 April, both schools' opportunity to conduct distance or distance education and the National Agency for Education's opportunity to cancel the national tests will be removed.

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Jun 16, 2022

Ukraine’s students to return to school in September says Education Ministry

This September, students will return to school as the educational process in Ukraine will be launched in offline mode, and pupils and students will have to come to educational institutions, according to the head of the Ministry of Education

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Jun 16, 2022

Education minister defends plan to get rid of district education councils in Canada N.B.

The New Brunswick minister of education is defending a plan to abandon district education councils when the school system's governance structure is overhauled.

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Understanding and Supporting Higher-Ed in Ukraine

Jun 10, 2022

A brief overview of Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's address to the Association of American Universities.

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Building Articulation Agreements

May 31, 2022

Updates from the Caribbean Examination Council that may impact matriculation.

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Detangling International Professional Degrees

May 31, 2022

Learn about the upcoming AACRAO-AICE International Institute & Symposium happening in July.

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Apr 18, 2022

Learn about and apply to attend the 2022 Baden-Württemberg Seminar.

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Education in Crisis - Ukraine & Venezuela

Mar 7, 2022

Upcoming webinar explores the situation for students in Ukraine and Venezuela.

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Building your Professional Toolkit

Feb 21, 2022

Explore topics in both study abroad and credential evaluation being presented at AACRAO's 107th Annual Meeting.

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Global Convention on Recognition - Readiness Assessment

Nov 15, 2021

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A Global Organization Meets a Global Challenge

Nov 15, 2021

Learn about the sustainable policies and services Cambridge International and Cambridge English, departments of the global Cambridge Assessment, have implemented for U.S. colleges and universities.

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The Refugee Educational Advancement Laboratory (REAL): A New Initiative at the George Washington University

Nov 15, 2021

George Washington University discusses the devlopment of the Refugee Educational Advancement Laboratory (REAL).

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Groningen Declaration Network Holds Annual Meeting

Nov 1, 2021

Groningen Declaration Network (GDN) to hold upcoming hybrid meeting in Ottawa, Canada.

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Help Refugees and Asylum Seekers Continue Their Education

Nov 1, 2021

An in-depth look at the Article 26 Backpag, how to use it, and examples.

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International Credential Evaluators – Where in the World Are They?

Oct 18, 2021

A little known but important professional takes center stage in a new international research project.