Improving the quality of obligatory preschool programs in Bosnia and Herzegovina

In Bosnia and Herzegovina, ARISE Consortium member, Center for Educational Initiatives Step by Step (CEI SbS), published a call for expression of interest for membership in the Policy Coalition for …

Advocating for the school staff capacity building, parental involvement and increase in the public spending for the pre-university education to support the well-being of all children

In this article, the Policy Coalition (PC) established in Albania within the ARISE project will be presented.

Diving into the ARISE policy dimension

The importance of a two-level approach (policy and school level) within the ARISE: Action for Reducing Inequalities in Education project for achieving the ultimate goal: to contribute to improving the …

School Development Programme: Building a world that nurtures peace, friendship, encourages responsibility and values education

Implementation of the School Development Programme (SDP) in the schools, the most crucial element of the school level approach, is starting this autumn thus it is the right time to …

Training for school mentors successfully implemented!

A successful Inception Training for School Mentors was organized with 14 participants during 3-7 November, 2021 in Istanbul, in the framework of the “Action for Reducing Inequalities in Education” project …

ARISE Comparative report for implementing project countries is now availible!

Comparative report by researchers from ARISE partner organizations, Centre for Education Policy and Education Reform Initative, for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia and Turkey is now avaliable.

Poverty at the core of school drop-out

“An important predictor of the future education of children lies in the socio-economic status of the family. If the family is poor, if education is not valued in it, there …

ARISE policy reports and brief are now available in local languages

The first outcomes of the ARISE project, the policy reports and policy briefs, are now available also in local languages.

ARISE Thematic webinars on equity and education – Theoretical foundations & Examples of good policies and practices

As a replacement activity for the planned Study visits that were postponed due to the current pandemic emergency situation, two thematic webinars were held in May for the ARISE consortium.

"Increasing supporting connections between teachers and peers to prevent dropout"

In Turkey, Consortium member Education Reform Initiative will be working together with grassroot organisation Kirkayak Culture, Art and Nature Association to strength the integration of students into community life.  Established …