Thanks to the Internet, exposing students to global issues and to experts who work on them has never been easier, and it frequently leads to learning that extends far beyond the classroom.
The mass displacement, daily violence and death of loved ones have led to a mental health crisis among Syrians.
My Sunday column offers some travel advice: The “coolest places on Earth,” as I see them.
The deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa deserves the full attention of the international community. There is no time to wait.
My Sunday column criticizes the Israeli invasion of Gaza. Here readers have their chance to weigh in.