Home » Learning You are browsing entries filed in “Learning”

United Nations Reports Children at Risk as Internet Exposure Rises

  – CHIANG RAI – Governments and the private sector have not kept up with the game-changing pace of digital technologies as more children get exposed to the internet. With digital technologies such as cell phones, computers, tablets and games having become ubiquitous and at least one in three internet users being a child, this […]

December 13th, 2017 | Posted in Learning,Lifestyles | Read More »

Editor of Bangkok Post Says, Thailand Must Pass English Test

– BANGKOK – It would not come as a surprise to anybody that the latest English proficiency index showed that Thailand’s standing remained close to where it was a year ago. Thailand was ranked 53rd out of 80 non-native English-speaking countries and territories in the EF English Proficiency Index 2017. This was a slight improvement […]

November 12th, 2017 | Posted in Learning | Read More »

Unesco Report Says Thai Education System Failing it’s Student

– BANGKOK – The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) latest report says accountability in the Thai education system needs to be improved and substantial challenges remain to improve the standards across all age groups. Unesco released its 2017/2018 Global Education Monitoring Report (GEMR) Tuesday, which highlighted the responsibility of governments to provide […]

October 25th, 2017 | Posted in Learning,Regional News | Read More »

Trojan Horses are the “Most Dangerous Online Threat” of 2017

– TETTNANG, Germany –  Avira Operations a German multinational security software company that provides antivirus software, Internet Security, has reported that Trojan horses alone account for 60 per cent of online threats, with more than 788 million detection’s during the first eight months of 2017. Trojan horses are malicious programs that are disguised as useful […]

October 20th, 2017 | Posted in Learning,Science | Read More »

Life and Law in Thailand – Contractors and the Renovation of Property

  – Contractors and the Renovation of Property – As land prices in prime locations in Thailand go up, condominiums are getting smaller and more expensive. Many people have chosen the option to purchase larger less expensive properties with the goal of renovating the property. There is a risk to making this choice. There is […]

October 19th, 2017 | Posted in Thai Legal | Read More »

Travellers Unaware they Could Face 10 Years in Prison for Vaping in Thailand

– BANGKOK – A travel agent is urging others to tell their customers not to vape in Thailand as they could face up to 10 years in prison. Pat Waterton, manager at Langley Travel, said she was unaware of the ban. She only learnt of the law when her nephew James was forced to pay […]

August 15th, 2017 | Posted in Health,Learning | Read More »

Agreement on Teachers to Benefit Myanmar Children in Thailand

– CHIANG RAI – Myanmar children living in Thailand are to have lessons in their language and culture under an agreement being discussed by the two countries, a Bangkok newspaper reported. Thailand’s Education Ministry has reached initial agreement with Myanmar to provide teachers for the lessons, aimed at preparing the children for life in their […]

August 14th, 2017 | Posted in Learning | Read More »

Photo of White Beach in Boracay, Philippines
Learning Thai with Jen
Learning Thai with Jen