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May 17, 2021
Global Citizenship Education: its contribution to multicultural education in Kazakhstan

Dear All, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the online research seminar “Global Citizenship Education: its contribution to multicultural education in Kazakhstan” led by Dr Natalya Hanley, PhD at University College London. The seminar is part of the research seminar series organized by Central Asia Hub of PEER Network […]

May 11, 2021
The PEER Network Central Asia Hub’s first online research seminar

Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the first in a series online research seminar “Happy Soviet childhood”: forging “new citizens” in schools led by Anel Kulakhmetova, Associate Professor at Suleiman Demirel University, Kazakhstan.  The seminar is part of the research seminar series organized by Central Asia Hub of PEER […]

March 2, 2021
New book NUGSE will assist schoolteachers to develop a deeper understanding of CLIL methodology and use it in practice

Our new book ‘CLIL classroom practices in multilingual education in Kazakhstan: guidelines and examples’ has been edited by Xabier San Isidro, Sulushash Kerimkulova and one of the most reputed scholars in Applied Linguistics in education, Do Coyle, from the University of Edinburgh, who defined and posited the main theoretical constructs of Content and Language Integrated […]

February 26, 2021
Curriculum Design: Local responses to global challenges of higher education”- presentation of the monograph

On March 1, at 4:00 p.m., the monograph “Curriculum Design: Local responses to global challenges of higher education” will be presented. The purpose of the monograph is to design methodological and methodological bases for the development of educational programs in the terms of university autonomy under the experience of Nazarbayev University. Based on the philosophy, […]

February 15, 2021
“Teachers as Agents of Change: Supporting, Enabling, and Empowering” KIX webinar will be held

The KIX webinar “Teachers as Agents of Change: Supporting, Enabling, and Empowering” KIX webinar will be held on February 24, 2021.  The sixth KIX (Knowledge Sharing and Innovation) EAP (Europe | Asia | Pacific) Webinar will highlight the theme “Teachers as Agents of Change: Supporting, Enabling, and Empowering”. The webinar is organized by NORRAG in […]

January 8, 2021
NUGSE alumni Zhuldyz Amankulova and Dr. Laura Karabassova win a grant from the US Embassy in Kazakhstan

NUGSE alumni Zhuldyz Amankulova (PhD Candidate at the University of Minnesota) and Dr. Laura Karabassova (postdoctoral scholar at NUGSE) as part of the team of scholars from the University of Minnesota Twin cities have been awarded the U.S.-Kazakhstan University Partnerships Program grant, funded by the U.S Embassy in Nur-Sultan. The University of Minnesota-Twin cities will […]

December 11, 2020
NUGSE received a grant from USAID for assessment of youth problems in Kazakhstan

The Research Department of the Graduate School of Education of Nazarbayev University received a grant from the National academies of Sciences, engineering and medicine of the United States, administered by USAID under the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Program.  The application “Assessment of youth problems in Kazakhstan and experimental innovative solutions” was among […]

December 8, 2020
December 15 – presentation of the new issue of NORRAG journal

The presentation of the third issue of the special edition of NORRAG “Global monitoring of national education development: compulsory or constructive?” will take place on December at 11.00. NORRAG is an open international publication that is published in six languages and addresses educational policy issues. The Graduate School of Education of Nazarbayev University publishes a […]

December 8, 2020
The Code of ethics for educational researchers in Kazakhstan has been developed

Kazakhstan Educational Research Association (KERA), in collaboration with the Graduate School of Education of Nazarbayev University, has developed the Code of Ethics for educational researchers in Kazakhstan. This is the first industry code of this kind and scale in national education. The provisions of the Code are formulated in the form of clear and applied […]

November 30, 2020
Major international funding for multi-country project supporting better education provision in conflict-affected countries

NU researchers, Professor Naureen Durrani (Graduate School of Education) and Dr Helene Thibault (School of Sciences and Humanities) have won a prestigious and highly competitive grant in collaboration with three international universities. This project is funded by the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF) and awarded by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).  Titled ‘The PEER Network’, the […]