Bangladesh - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Bangladesh due to COVID-19. Exercise increased caution in Bangladesh due to crime, terrorism, and kidnapping.
Bangladesh offers both paid and volunteer positions for teachers of English.
The population of Bangladesh ranks seventh in the world, but its area of approximately 144,000 km squared is ranked ninety-fourth, making it one of the most densely populated countries in the world, or the most densely populated country if small island nations or city-states are not included. It is the third largest Muslim-majority nation, but has a slightly smaller Muslim population than the Muslim minority in India. Geographically dominated by the fertile Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta, the country has annual monsoon floods, and cyclones are frequent. Bangladesh is one of the founding members of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), BIMSTEC, and a member of the OIC.
UNESCO and Norad mobilize youth to translate storybooks into ethnic minority languages in Bangladesh
In the framework of the Translate a Story campaign, a book translation campaign to facilitate home-based early age reading, the Ministry of Education of Bangladesh translated over 300 children?s books ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jul 2021 21:57:00 GMT
China\'s version of the War on Coaching
The Chinese government is cracking down on the country's private education industry, largely Western run. Tutoring and education services companies have been told to become NGOs. Core-curriculum ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Jul 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Feature: Bangladeshi university develops online exam system amid COVID-19 closures
A screenshot shows that teachers of Dhaka University's Development Studies Department conduct an online exam for students in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on July 13, 2021. Bangladesh has been closing ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Jul 2021 02:51:00 GMT
Teaching engineering in local languages
Tamil Nadu has been experimenting with UG civil and mechanical engineering courses in the mother tongue since 2010.
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 18:44:00 GMT
AICTE creating database to promote higher education in regional languages: PM Modi
The All India Council of Technical Education is creating a database of resources to allow colleges to offer more programmes in regional languages and developed a tool to translate engineering content ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:47:00 GMT
Conversations with an aspiring judge
Hasna Hena is a seventh grader who wants to be a judge. Luckily, I was her English Language Trainer from September 15 to November 15, 2020, organised by Volunteers Association for Bangladesh (VAB). My ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 00:38:00 GMT
100 years of Dhaka University
Dhaka University was born out of a struggle by the people of east Bengal for asserting their regional identity.
Publ.Date : Sun, 25 Jul 2021 11:00:00 GMT
TESOL BD inaugurates Educational Technology SIG, organises first int?l symposium
TESOL Society of Bangladesh organised an international symposium on educational technology during the pandemic and beyond as part of inauguration of its Educational Technology SIG ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 00:41:00 GMT
How one woman?s extraordinary efforts gave a poverty-stricken island its own English-medium school
In the Sundarbans, a teacher from Kolkata found people steeped in poverty, without one decent school for their children. She resolved to do something about it ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 24 Jul 2021 03:30:00 GMT
?English is far too important a language to be left to the British alone?
KARACHI: The Society for English Language Teachers (SPELT) held a virtual press conference to celebrate their 37th anniversary on Friday. Congratulating the SPELT team, former senator Javed Jabbar ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Jul 2021 17:09:00 GMT
English medium education: Modi dampens Jagan spirit
At a time when YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has drawn up ambitious plan to introduce English medium in all the institutions from pre-primary ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Jul 2021 10:42:00 GMT
Bangladesh: Education in the Doldrums
Reshmi Khatun is a student of 12th Class in Coochbihar, India. On 15th July she wrote a commentary in one of Indias largest circulated Daily Anandabazar Patrika titled: HS Results: For rest of our ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Jul 2021 15:17:00 GMT