30 juillet 2017

Counting the costs of lost opportunity in Australian education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "mitchellinstitute.org.au"There are huge costs associated with educational disadvantage in Australia. This report finds one in eight Australians will never attain a Year 12 qualification, and some of these people make up the one in eight Australians who will be disengaged from the workforce for most of their lives. More...

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Kompetenzen für eine digitale Souveränität - Studie im Auftrag des Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Energie

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (Link zur Homepage)Die Studie „Kompetenzen für eine digitale Souveränität“ bietet Einblicke in den jeweiligen Status quo der Anwender- und Anbieterkompetenzen in Deutschland und untersucht anhand von Entwicklungsszenarien strategische Stärken und Schwächen der deutschen und europäischen Wirtschaft im Vergleich zu anderen Wirtschaftsräumen. Die Studie endet mit einer Liste konkreter Empfehlungen, die unter anderem auf gesellschaftliche, technologische, und politisch-regulatorische Handlungsfelder eingeht. Mehr...

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The research performance of the European Commission’s Science and Knowledge Service, Joint Research Centre (2007-2015)

European Commission logoThis report presents an assessment of the JRC's scientific and technical research activities in the period 2007-2015, focusing on research outputs and citation impact. The aim of the report is to inform a panel of independent experts, who will carry out an implementation review of the JRC half way the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon 2020. The report provides information on the number of JRC research publications and the scientific impact of those publications, based on data and metrics derived from Thomson Reuter’s InCites platform and the Web of Science database. Plus...

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Determinants of high-tech entrepreneurship in Europe

European Commission logoHigh-tech entrepreneurship is one of the main means by which new knowledge and technologies are converted into economic and social benefits. This report analyses the levels and determinants of high-tech entrepreneurship across European countries. To this end, it uses country-level data on high- and low-tech total early-stage entrepreneurial activity provided by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM). Panel data estimations for the period 2007-2014 reveal that EU Member States with better access to finance, less bureaucracy, more consistent policy regimes, favourable entrepreneurship education, and qualitative intellectual property rights that lower patent thicketing strategies exhibit a higher proportion of high-tech firm creation. Plus...

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Scenarios for future research and innovation policies in Europe are presented to the Commission

European Commission logoResearch, science and innovation are of critical importance for Europe’s performance in the world. Regardless of what the next decades have in store for Europe, we will need strong universities, research organisations, laboratories and technology-based companies, which will demand much more investment in research and innovation as well as better framework conditions in areas such as market regulation, skills and the supply of capital. At the same time, the research community must ensure that science is responsible and reflects society’s wider values. More...

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Empowering citizens – Raising the aspirations of European higher education

In its submission to the Interim Evaluation of Erasmus+, the Guild emphasises the importance of raising the aspirations for the programme. Erasmus+ must reach its full potential to serve the present and future needs of European citizens in a fast-changing world. Closely building on the Guild's perspectives regarding the EU's Agenda for the Modernisation of Higher Education, the Guild calls for an increased budget for Erasmus+. Plus...

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Erasmus, une notoriété en hausse et des atouts largement reconnus

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "bva.fr"Erasmus est connu au moins de nom par 88% des Français âgés de 15 à 65 ans (+15pts depuis 2014).
• A la bonne notoriété d’Erasmus s’ajoute une très bonne image : les valeurs positives qu’il véhicule sont reconnues par au minimum ¾ des répondants (convivialité, capacité d’adaptation, employabilité, etc.)

Erasmus +, un programme élargi partiellement identifié
• 4 répondants sur 10 déclarent connaître au moins de nom le programme Erasmus + modifié en 2014, en particulier les jeunes âgés de 15 à 29 ans (46%).
Cette notoriété partielle est confirmée par une connaissance imparfaite des modalités du programme. 54% des Français pensent encore qu’Erasmus + ne concerne que les étudiants. Plus...

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Recommended Annual Instruction Time in Full-time Compulsory Education in Europe – 2016/17

European Commission logoThe comparative overview examines the policy changes that have taken place over the last year regarding the recommended instruction time and its distribution across subjects. It also looks into the minimum instruction time allocated to several subjects which are currently of particular interest at European level: reading, writing and literature, maths, natural sciences, the teaching of other languages, and physical education and health. For maths and natural sciences it compares the instruction time reported by teachers and students in TIMSS and PISA surveys with the minimum recommended by education authorities. Plus...

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Modernisation of Higher Education in Europe: Academic Staff - 2017

European Commission logoThe report Modernisation of Higher Education in Europe: Academic Staff - 2017 explores the current realities for academic staff within the changing higher education landscape in Europe. It focuses on the qualification requirements for academic staff, the recruitment process, employment and working conditions in academia, the impact of external quality assurance, and top level strategies for internationalisation. It also includes national diagrams showing key characteristics of academic staff categories.
The report is based mainly on qualitative data gathered by the Eurydice Network, covering higher education systems in 35 countries. The data collection focused on academic higher education staff who are primarily responsible for teaching and/or research. In addition, quantitative data from Eurostat and the European Education Tertiary Register (ETER) are also used, as well as information gathered from surveys developed for this report to academic staff Trade Unions and Quality Assurance agencies. Plus...

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Lancement des Perspectives de l’emploi de l'OCDE 2017 à Berlin - Mardi 13 juin 2017

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "ocde"Les Perspectives de l’emploi de l'OCDE 2017, qui seront publiées le mardi 13 juin à 11h00, heure de Paris,présentent les données et les analyses les plus récentes concernant la situation du marché du travail, ainsi que les dernières tendances, les éléments nouveaux et les perspectives dans les pays de l’OCDE.
L’édition de cette année des Perspectives comprend un nouveau tableau de bord qui compare les performances des différents marchés nationaux du travail à l’aune du volume d’emplois, de leur qualité et de l’inclusivité du marché de l’emploi. Y sont également examinés la résilience des marchés du travail dans le sillage de la crise mondiale, l’impact du progrès technologique et de la mondialisation sur l’emploi dans la zone OCDE ces vingt dernières années, et l’évolution des négociations collectives. Plus...

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