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This conference brought together the experience of 22 countries in measuring social capital. Options were proposed for improvements in measurement and comparability. The papers are available.
To meet a continuing growth in demand for learning, OECD countries seek to provide a wider array of education and training opportunities for learners in their earliest years through adult life. There are also pressures to ensure that resources ar...
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Learning is an essential basis for progress in the 'knowledge society'; it is critical for economic growth and social welfare. OECD Member countries have committed themselves to making lifelong learning a reality for all. But the resources requir...
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Norway is a test-bed for the implementation of a bold vision of lifelong learning. There is broad and strong political support within Norway for lifelong learning as a next logical step for a highly developed country with a highly educated popula...
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Articles: EMSOM, the vocational training school in south-west Montreal; Hungary's German School of Budapest; Design down process: designing a school in Iceland with its users; A few facts about universities in Slovakia; Tertiary education infrastructure in the United Kingdom; Book review.
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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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For the past three years, and in response to the request of Education Ministers in OECD, CERI has launched a major study on the importance of ICT in education. The focus has been on ICT's impact on educational innovation and reform, student lea...
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For the past three years, and in response to the request of Education Ministers in OECD, CERI has launched a major study on the importance of ICT in education. The focus has been on ICT's impact on educational innovation and reform, student learn...
English, , 150kb