How classrooms look around the world

WION Edge: A sneak peek into the diverse world of blackboards, chalk and duster across the globe.

Kabul, AfghanistanStudents in 11th grade at Zarghona high school

Kabul, Afghanistan

Photograph: Omar Sobhani

Bermeo, Spain

Bermeo, Spain

Photograph: Vincent West

Mafraq, Jordan

Mafraq, Jordan

Photograph: Muhammad Hamed

Bujumbura, Burundi

Bujumbura, Burundi

Photograph: Thomas Mukoya

New Delhi, India

New Delhi, India

Photograph: Adnan Abidi

Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo, Japan

Photograph: Toru Hanai

Jalalabad, Afghanistan

Jalalabad, Afghanistan

Photograph: Parwiz

Rafah, Gaza StripMohammed Zurob marks a book for his first grade students during an English lesson at Taha Huseen elementary schoolPhotograph: Ibra

Rafah, Gaza Strip

Photograph: Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaTahfiz, or Qur?anic, students recite the Qur?an in Madrasah Nurul Iman boarding school outside the capital city. There are 36

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Photograph: Olivia Harris

Manaus, Brazil

Manaus, Brazil

Photograph: Bruno Kelly

Rabat, MoroccoThe start of the new school year for teacher Moulay Ismael Lamrani and his class at Oudaya primary schoolPhotograph: Youssef Boudlal

Rabat, Morocco

Photograph: Youssef Boudlal

Bogot?, ColombiaFr Juan Humberto Cruz with fourth-grade students at Semillas de Esperanza (Seeds of Hope) school in SoachaPhotograph: John Vizcaino

Bogot?, Colombia

Photograph: John Vizcaino

Harrow on the Hill, UK

Harrow on the Hill, UK

Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett

Kiev, Ukraine

Kiev, Ukraine

Photograph: Gleb Garanich

Boston, US

Boston, US

Photograph: Brian Snyder

Soweto, South Africa

Soweto, South Africa

Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko

Manacapuru, Brazil

Manacapuru, Brazil

Photograph: Bruno Kelly

Cushendall, Northern Ireland

Cushendall, Northern Ireland

Photograph: Cathal Mcnaughton

Minas, Uruguay

Minas, Uruguay

Photograph: Andres Stapf

Panama City, PanamaYear 10 students attend a maritime vocational programme at Artes y Oficios Melchor Lasso de la Vega schoolPhotograph: Carlos Jas

Panama City, Panama

Photograph: Carlos Jasso

Islamabad, Pakistan

Islamabad, Pakistan

Photograph: Caren Firouz

Van Chai, Vietnam

Van Chai, Vietnam

Photograph: Kham

Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Photograph: Luc Gnago