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The OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) has taken the initiative to conduct an international survey on what kinds of Knowledge Management practices are used in the private sector, and how effective these are perceived to...
Are students well prepared to meet the challenges of the future? Are they able to analyse, reason and communicate their ideas effectively? Do they have the capacity to continue learning throughout life? Parents, educators and the public often q...
View reports from this Forum, which created a platform for discussion of issues and trends in the global trade of educational services.
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In the late 1980s and early 1990s, schools in many countries seemed to be confronted with one of the most revolutionary changes since the advent of public education systems. Reforms designed to give families more choice as the clients of schools ...
We have developed a set of six scenarios for schooling in the future up to 2020. They have been clustered into three main categories: Scenarios 1a and 1b "Attempting to Maintain the Status Quo", 2a and 2b "Re-schooling", 3a and 3b "De-schooling"....
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The OECD endorsed a review of policies for career information, guidance and counselling services in autumn 2000, for career information systems are a key to making lifelong learning a reality.
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The Danish economy has recently been in a relatively stable state, with low inflation. GDP growth slowed from 3% in 2000 to 1.25% in 2001 The unemployment rate in 2000 was the lowest for 25 years, at 4.5% (compared with an OECD average of 6.3%); ...
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According to the dictionary, knowledge is the sum of what is known, the body of truth, information and principles acquired by mankind. Knowledge is related to intellectual capacities, but it is also linked to observation and experience.
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Ten nations gather to discuss protecting schools from terrorism at a meeting organised by PEB, the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of State.