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This collection describes various innovations in technology use in education in developing nations.

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This workbook contains math problems for grade 7 students.

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Hesperian Health Guides publishes 20 titles in English, spanning women's health, children, disabilities, dentistry, health education, HIV and environmental health. Among them is there most widely used health care manual 'Where There is No Doctor'. Other titles include 'Where There is No Dentist', 'Disabled Village Children', 'Helping Children Who are Blind' and 'Helping Children Who are Deaf'. This website provides information on all the Hesperian Health Guides and how they can be obtained or viewed. Some books are also available in Dari and Pashto and can be found on the website under Books and Resources - Resources by Language.

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A large collection of discussion questions, writing assignments, and student activities for life skill education for grades 5-12.

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A large collection of resources for elementary, pre-intermediate and intermediate level students. Lesson plans, class activities and teacher's guides for teaching written and spoken english. Resources are either in PDF or Word formats.

A large collection of pre-algebra, algebra and geometry worksheets with answer keys. This resource is relevant to Algebra, Geometry, and Calculus in Mathematics.

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This index provides access to an extensive collection of short biographies of famous people through history. Biographies are listed alphabetically according to last names. 

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This index provides access to a wide variety of topics related to the brain and nervous system. Explanations of each topic are clear and easy to understand.

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"Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel." ~ Socrates
"If your tree brings the fruit of knowledge / it shall bring the sky down to the earth” - Nasir Khusraw (1004 – 1088 AD)
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. -- Herbert Spencer
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave. -- Hadith
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. ― William Arthur Ward
Asking good questions is half of learning. -- Sufi saying
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well. ― Aristotle
Enlightenment must come little by little-otherwise it would overwhelm. -- Idries Shah
We were scared. But school was where we wanted to be. -- Shabana Basij-Rasikh, Afghan education activist
Seeking knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim, male and female. -- Hadith
Education is a living treasure for all humankind. ~ Ehsan Ullah, Founder, Kandahar Institute of Modern Studies
I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library. ~ Jorge Luis Borges
A teacher is a candle that burns to enlighten others. ~ Afghan proverb
There is a path to the top of the highest mountain. ~ Afghan proverb
Drop by drop a river is made. ~ Afghan proverb
We should all attempt to acquire as much knowledge as possible in order that we may render our services to society in the manner of the women of early Islam. -- Queen Soraya of Afghanistan, 1926
If you learn even one word more than yesterday, you will be totally a different person.