Liberia has a radical plan to hand the running of all primary and nursery schools over to private companies and charities.
A professor in western Bangladesh is hacked to death on his way to work, in an attack police say is similar to the killings of a number of secular bloggers.
Attacking a teacher would bring a 25% higher penalty in fines or jail sentences in Argentina
US university UC Davis apologises for trying to bury online references to students being pepper-sprayed.
Syria's university system has been destroyed by war, but it will need these students to re-build its future