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   Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
29-Jan-2018
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.com/2018/01/succeeding-with-resilience-lessons-for.html

Digitisation is expected to profoundly change the way we learn and work – at a faster pace than previous major drivers of transformation. Many children entering school today are likely to end up working in jobs that do not yet exist. ....
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   PISA in Focus No. 80 - In which countries and schools do disadvantaged students succeed?
OECD - Education
29-Jan-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/66e037e8-en

PISA 2015 data show that, on average across OECD countries, as many as three out of four students from the lowest quarter of socio-economic status reach, at best, only the baseline level of proficiency (Level 2) in reading, mathematics or science. ....
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   How to prepare students for the complexity of a global society (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
22-Jan-2018
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2018/01/how-to-prepare-students-for-complexity.html

The world’s growing complexity and diversity present both opportunity and challenge. On the one hand, globalization can bring important new perspectives, innovation, and improved living standards. But on the other, it can also contribute to economic inequality, social division, and conflict. ....
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   Teaching for Global Competence in a Rapidly Changing World
OECD - Education
22-Jan-2018
http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/education/teaching-for-global-competence-in-a-rapidly-changing-world_9789264289024-en

This new publication sets forward the PISA framework for global competence developed by the OECD, which aligns closely with the definition developed by the Center for Global Education at Asia Society. ....
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   Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
24-Jan-2018
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.com/2018/01/learning-for-careers-career-pathways.html

Over the last generation, it has become clear that something has gone awry in how the United States prepares its young people for life. In spite of millions of young people pursuing university education, fewer than one in three young Americans successfully attain a bachelor’s degree, while million....
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   France: Promoting economic opportunities and well-being in poor neighbourhoods
OECD - Education
10-Jan-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/266e91e1-en

Thanks to a highly developed welfare state, poverty is moderate on average in France, but – as in other countries – highly concentrated in some neighbourhoods.....
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   France: Improving the efficiency of the health-care system
OECD - Education
10-Jan-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/09e92b30-en

France’s health-care system offers high-quality care. Average health outcomes are good, public satisfaction with the health-care system is high, and average household out-of-pocket expenditures are low.....
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   Improving productivity and job quality of low-skilled workers in the United Kingdom
OECD - Education
10-Jan-2018
https://doi.org/10.1787/14dfd584-en

More than a quarter of adults in the United Kingdom have low basic skills, which has a negative impact on career prospects, job quality and productivity growth.....
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   Raising and mobilising skills to boost productivity and inclusiveness in Belgium
OECD - Education
19-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/651613cb-en

A highly educated and skilled workforce has been an important driver of productivity performance and prosperity in Belgium.....
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   Income redistribution through taxes and transfers across OECD countries
OECD - Education
22-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/bc7569c6-en

Redistribution is quantified as the relative reduction in market income inequality achieved by personal income taxes, employees’ social security contributions and cash transfers, based on household-level micro data.....
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   Improving skills would boost growth and job creation in France
OECD - Education
14-Dec-2017
http://www.oecd.org/education/improving-skills-would-boost-growth-and-job-creation-in-france.htm

France’s economy is growing and the labour market is gradually improving. However, the share of people out of work for more than 12 months remains high and many young people are on temporary contracts, with weak long-term job prospects and little opportunity for training. ....
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   Italy should strengthen reform implementation to boost skills
OECD - Education
15-Dec-2017
http://www.oecd.org/education/italy-should-strengthen-reform-implementation-to-boost-skills.htm

Recent reforms of Italy’s education system (“Buona Scuola”), labour market (“Jobs Act”) and industrial policy (“Industria 4.0”) have clear synergies and could reduce worrying imbalances between the supply and demand of skills on the Italian labour market, according to the new OECD repo....
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   Citizenship and education in a digital world (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
15-Dec-2017
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.com/2017/12/citizenship-and-education-in-digital.html

"Everyone believes in the atrocities of the enemy and disbelieves in those of his own side, without ever bothering to examine the evidence”, George Orwell wrote in 1943. And in an era of ‘fake news’ and post-truth, it resembles our world today. ....
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   The middle income plateau: trap or springboard?
OECD - Education
12-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/9cba114b-en

The mixed growth performance of emerging market economies has revived angst about a "middle-income trap".....
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   Ensuring a dynamic skills-training and life-long learning system in Switzerland
OECD - Education
12-Dec-2017
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/438423d9-en

Switzerland makes more use of its human resources than most other OECD countries. Labour force participation is high and the unemployment rate low for most segments of society.....
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   Educating our youth to care about each other and the world (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
12-Dec-2017
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.com/2017/12/educating-our-youth-to-care-about-each.html

In 2015, 193 countries committed to achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations, a shared vision of humanity that provides the missing piece of the globalisation puzzle. The extent to which that vision becomes a reality will in no small way depend on what is happening....
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   More efforts needed to help children from disadvantaged families succeed
OECD - Education
6-Dec-2017
http://www.oecd.org/education/more-efforts-needed-to-help-children-from-disadvantaged-families-succeed.htm

Too many people from disadvantaged backgrounds are falling behind in education and future job market, according to a new OECD report. Educational Opportunity For All says that children, students and adults from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds receive too little support to succeed in sch....
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   How can countries close the equity gap in education? (OECD Education Today Blog)
OECD - Education
6-Dec-2017
https://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2017/12/how-can-countries-close-equity-gap-in.html

Education plays a dual role when it comes to social inequality and social mobility. It is the main way for societies to foster equality of opportunity and support upward social mobility for children from disadvantaged backgrounds. But the evidence is overwhelming that education often reproduces soci....
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   The trends shaping the future of education (OECD Education&Skills Today Blog)
OECD - Education
6-Jan-2016
http://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2016/01/the-trends-shaping-future-of-education.html

The OECD's work on Trends Shaping Education looks at major social, demographic, economic and technological trends affecting the future of education. The newest edition of the publication will be released on 18 January.....
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   Education Indicators in Focus No. 37 - Who are the bachelor’s and master’s graduates?
OECD - Education
8-Jan-2016
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5jm5hl10rbtj-en

Graduation rates for bachelor’s and master’s degrees have dramatically increased over the past two decades, with 6 million bachelor’s degrees and 3 million master’s degrees awarded in OECD countries in 2013. Although women represent over half of the graduates at the bachelor’s and master....
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   Is the gender gap in higher education widening? (OECD Education&Skills Today Blog)
OECD - Education
11-Jan-2016
http://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2016/01/is-gender-gap-in-higher-education.html

One of the most remarkable consequences of the expansion of education in OECD countries over the past decades is the reversal of the gender gap in education. From outright exclusion and discrimination in educational institutions less than a century ago, girls and young women have conquered schools a....
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   PISA in Focus No. 59 - Does it matter how much time students spend on line outside of school?
OECD - Education
12-Jan-2016
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5jm5fb7cq0zp-en

In 2012, 15-year-old students spent over two hours on line each day, on average across OECD countries. The most common online activities among 15-year-olds were browsing the Internet for fun and participating in social networks, with over 70% of students doing one of these every day or almost every ....
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   Can students be overconnected? (OECD Education&Skills Today Blog)
OECD - Education
12-Jan-2016
http://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2016/01/can-students-be-overconnected.html

Most 15-year-olds in OECD countries spend at least some time each day wandering through cyberspace as part of their media diet.....
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   21st Century Children (OECD Education&Skills Today Blog)
OECD - Education
18-Jan-2016
http://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2016/01/21st-century-children.html

What is the nature of modern childhood? Released today, the book Trends Shaping Education 2016 looks at major social, demographic, economic and technological trends affecting the future of education....
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   Joining the battle against extremism (OECD Education&Skills Today Blog)
OECD - Education
22-Jan-2016
http://oecdeducationtoday.blogspot.fr/2016/01/joining-battle-against-extremism.html

Whoever has a hammer sees every problem as a nail. Those in the security business tend to see the answer to radicalism and terrorism in military might, and those in the financial business in cutting flows of money. ....
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