21 août 2015

Comment améliorer les compétences des adultes au chômage

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "epale"Les adultes peu qualifiés ont moins de chance de trouver un emploi, moins de chance de participer à une formation et sont surreprésentés dans le groupe des chômeurs de longue durée. Voir l'article...

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Enquête sur les compétences des adultes liées à la résolution de problèmes et à l'utilisation des TIC

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "epale"Ce rapport de l'OCDE présente une analyse détaillée des résultats de l'Enquête sur les compétences des adultes liées à la résolution de problèmes et à l'utilisation des TIC (étude PIAAC).Il décrit dans quelle mesure les adultes utilisent les TIC dans le cadre de leur vie professionnelle et privée. Voir l'article...

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Economic and social consequences of low skilled adults in the EU

Home Cedefop is organising a meeting to present, discuss and validate initial findings of a Cedefop study aimed at investigating the economic and social consequences of a too high rate of low-skilled adults in Europe. More...

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Adult learning: Encouraging developments, but potential benefits need to be better exploited

Home Adult learning promotes competitiveness, employability and social inclusion. It is a vital component of the European Union's (EU’s) lifelong learning policy. But many challenges remain to make it an attractive, inclusive, accessible and flexible learning option.
In 2014, just over 10% of adults (aged between 25 and 64) participated in lifelong learning, well below the EU’s target benchmark of 15% by 2020. But participation in adult learning can be difficult to assess as it takes many forms and is often non-formal. More...

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Austria - evaluation of the adult education initiative

HomeThe Adult education initiative (Initiative Erwachsenenbildung) is a binding agreement reached between provincial governments and the federal government in 2012. It enables young people who have completed compulsory education to acquire basic competences and adults to complete compulsory schooling. Both programmes are free of charge and guarantee high standards. More...

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20 août 2015

Effective Pedagogy for Adult Distance Learning Higher Education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour This course presents the Bircham International University distance learning system. BIU effective pedagogy for adult distance learning higher education does not imply painful memorization techniques. More...

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18 août 2015

The IDEAL project publishes report on who is interested in taking distance education courses

Résultat de recherche d'images pour The IDEAL (Impact of Distance Education on Adult Learning) project has published the report “Distance education in European higher education – the potential’, which examines the profile of potential adult learners and looks at who is interested in taking distance education courses, their motivations and the main barriers to taking up studies. More...

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17 août 2015

Adult Learners and their College Experience: The Challenges Colleges Face

Evolllution Logo, click to return to homepageBy Barry Thomas - Evolllution. It’s interesting to consider what college instructors and professors are likely to see when they meet their new students in September. Will all their students be approximately the same age, or will they see a diverse mixture of age groups with a number of adult learners? It is difficult to estimate a response to these questions. More...

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Six Advantages of an Online Degree

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Although online degrees were at one time regarded as less desirable than traditional, on-campus programs, they are now perceived to be valuable and relevant in today’s work world. E-learning options are designed with the needs of working adults in mind. More...

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15 août 2015

Sneering at adult learners

By John Field. Why do we let people get away with it? asks John Field. More...

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