Dawn News

Faisal Bari

Quality and teacher training

There are hundreds of thousands of teachers who need to have access to good training. Published Oct 09, 2015 01:44am

A study in hypocrisy

Only when fees are going beyond the reach of middle-income groups do we hear calls for regulation. Published Sep 25, 2015 02:09am

Differences in abilities

There is a tremendous taboo on talking about or facing ability issues in Pakistan. Published Sep 11, 2015 01:52am

Good for what?

Even after 12 years of education, Amjad was barely literate. Published Aug 28, 2015 12:57pm

Education and careers

Undergraduate degrees should not be seen as being tied too closely to job prospects. Published Aug 14, 2015 01:11am

Reimagining education

Most students live in local contexts, but they do not exist in local contexts. Published Jul 31, 2015 03:40am

Separate but equal?

Access to education in Pakistan varies by income level of parents, geographical location and gender of children. Published Jul 17, 2015 02:58am

Creative solutions

The shortage of female teachers for mathematics and science is felt everywhere in the country. Published Jul 03, 2015 01:20am

Quality, skills and practice

Poor quality, lack of timely delivery and absence of pride in one’s skills are part of the economic puzzle. Published Jun 19, 2015 02:08am

Getting to school

Unaffordable transport costs continue to deprive girls of an education. Published Jun 05, 2015 05:12am

State responsibilities

Teachers, thinkers and writers shape our future. It is these very people we are trying to silence. Updated May 08, 2015 10:04am

Anti-competitive practices

Are schools justified in charging fees in quarterly chunks and demanding advance payment? Updated Apr 24, 2015 02:52am

Market development

If an industry starts going down the incentives path, only the poorest-quality item will be produced. Published Apr 10, 2015 01:55am

Women and work

Can a country afford to under-utilise resources and still perform economically? Published Mar 27, 2015 02:18am

Opening up markets

The motorcycle market has expanded rapidly, even in the peri-urban and rural areas. Published Mar 13, 2015 01:28am

Missing export focus

Frequent policy changes by the government have not helped Pakistani manufacturers. Published Feb 27, 2015 01:15am

Learning and experience

Students are brilliant at learning but can’t connect this with the world they live in. Published Feb 13, 2015 02:21am

Justice: can we do better?

The state and society have been indifferent to the plight of the majority of our children. Published Jan 30, 2015 02:29am

Imposing faith

Do children become better human beings by studying religion as a compulsory subject? Published Jan 02, 2015 01:41am