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November 25, 2020
NUGSE Professor Dr Aliya Kuzhabekova has become a laureate of the “Leader of Science – Web of Science Awards” award

Dr Aliya Kuzhabekova, NUGSE Associate Professor, has been recognised for her outstanding work and received the “Leader of Science – Web of Science Awards” award in the category “For publication activity in social sciences”. Dr Kuzhabekova is one of the most cited authors in Kazakhstan, her research is highly regarded by the prestigious international journals […]

November 24, 2020
A new issue of the educational policy magazine NORRAG

There is a new issue of the Russian-language version of the journal on international educational policy which is published by the Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education in cooperation with the NORRAG global network. In general, NORRAG is published in six languages. This time, the main topic of the issue is related to the consideration […]

October 12, 2020
‘Making education inclusive’: NUGSE, Chevron and Dara Foundation launch a large-scale inclusive education project.

Today 3,000 school and nursery teachers in all regions of Kazakhstan have started training in a three-week program to prepare for teaching in an inclusive environment. The program was developed by an international team of professors – experts in inclusive education of the Graduate School of Education of Nazarbayev University and is implemented jointly with […]

August 20, 2020
NUGSE takes an active part in the Republican August conference of the teaching staff 2020

NUGSE takes an active part in the Republican August conference of the teaching staff 2020. At the request of the conference participants, we share presentations and video recordings from a meeting of one of the sections, where NUGSE research assistant, KERA coordinator – researcher Eldos Nurlanov and senior research assistant Alima Ibrasheva presented Kazakhstan Code […]

August 14, 2020
A competition for training within the framework of the KIX Europe Asia Pasific project has been announced. Education experts are invited

The competition has been announced for the education experts from Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan to complete 14-week training and mentoring on the topic “Evaluating and scaling innovations in education”. This will be the first cycle of the three – year KIX Europe Asia Pacific (KIX EAP Learning Cycle Flyer-RU) project, funded by […]

August 10, 2020
NUGSE orientation day

Today is the orientation day at NUGSE. Ninety nine master’s and PhD students from all around the world, including such countries as Japan and Ghana, are joining us. New students are greeted by Dr Aida Sagintayeva, NUGSE Dean, Dr Jason Spark and Dr Michael Makoelle, Vice-Deans, faculty and administrative staff of the School. Unfortunately, due […]

July 7, 2020
Our professors have become winners of the Nazarbayev University Award in Teaching 2020

We are happy to announce that two of our professors, Dr Duishon Shamatov and Dr Anna CohenMiller, have become winners of the Nazarbayev University Award in Teaching 2020. Dr Shamatov won in the ‘Master Teacher’ category and Dr CohenMiller won in the ‘Inclusive Teaching’ category. The Nazarbayev University Award in Teaching is an annual competition […]

July 6, 2020
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is a regional partner of NORRAG for the implementation of the global project “Knowledge and Innovation Exchange Hub in Europe, Asia and the Pacific”

The project supports the exchange of knowledge, innovation and best practices among more than 20 countries around the world in order to strengthen their national education systems. KIX fundamental principle is the idea that knowledge and innovation already exist in these countries, and KIX mission is to help manifest this knowledge and determine how to […]

May 25, 2020
The NUGSE has held a webinar on ‘Research for social impact: action research in action’

The NUGSE has held a webinar on ‘Research for social impact: action research in action’ on May 22, 2020. The webinar was led by Dr Gulmira Qanay. Dr Qanay highlighted the importance of translating research into meaningful impact. She explained the practicalities of conducting critical participatory action research in schools in Kazakhstan. Dr Qanay noted […]

May 20, 2020
The Role of Academic Honesty in Education

More than 120 school teachers, college faculty, PhD and MS students, employees of research organizations from Kazakhstan and neighboring countries took part in the webinar on “The Role of Academic Honesty in Education” by Duishon Shamatov, Professor of NUGSE. During the webinar, Professor Shamatov explained to the participants that academic dishonesty is mistakenly understood only […]