27 septembre 2018

Mental health crisis in teens is being magnified by demise of creative subjects in school

The ConversationAfter the recent report by The Children’s Society that a quarter of 14-year-old girls have self-harmed, many campaigners have called for the root causes of the adolescent mental health crisis to be tackled – rather than just firefighting the symptoms. Plus...

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26 septembre 2018

South Africa’s university students face a crisis: nearly a third go hungry

The ConversationThere is a common perception that students represent the elite, and so cannot possibly suffer from hunger. But this is a myth. In fact, the available evidence suggests that students are more likely to be food insecure – they are not able to access adequate nutritious food on a daily basis – than others in the general population. Plus...

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07 septembre 2018

OSOSS - Crisis / Response

OSOSS - Crisis / Response
Interesting chart of the history of Slashdot's various responses over the years to the problems of popularity. With tens of thousands of members, and consequently, a deluge of posts to sort through, Slashdot has increasingly distributed the task of sorting and filtering reader submissions. More...

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26 août 2018

L'emploi en temps de crise. Trajectoires individuelles, négociations collectives et action publique

CEETL’emploi n’a jamais été autant d’actualité. La crise économique et financière qui touche l’ensemble des pays d’Europe depuis 2008 a conduit à une hausse massive du chômage remettant en cause le fonctionnement des marchés du travail. Plus...

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23 août 2018

Higher Education Crisis in Taiwan

Taiwanese higher education has gone from elite to universal enrollment within only few decades. More...

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30 juillet 2018

Pays en crise et éducation : quels rôles pour l’aide internationale ?

The ConversationPlus de la moitié des enfants non-scolarisés dans le monde vivent dans des pays touchés par des crises. Rien que pour les situations de conflits, l’UNICEF estime que plus de 25 millions d’enfants dans 22 pays affectés par les conflits sont hors des écoles. Plus...

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24 juillet 2018

Best Way to Contain a Crisis? Practice

HomeBy Doug Lederman. In the case of the Citadel, the answer was 14 minutes, which was the length of an entire event -- some of which was captured in photographs that went worldwide in a matter of moments -- in which a group of student cadets sang Christmas carols while wearing pointy white pillowcases with eyeholes on their heads, evoking the Ku Klux Klan. More...

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01 juillet 2018

L'AFPA s'enfonce dans la crise

Alternatives EconomiquesSur le blog de Michel Abhervé pour Alternatives économiques. Depuis 2011 l'Afpa perd autour de 100, 150 M € tous les ans, cette situation est grave. Les Gréta expliquent 1/5 de la baisse du CA de l'Afpa. Le reste a été pris par les OF privés. Plus...

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22 juin 2018

What the US can learn from other countries in dealing with pain and the opioid crisis

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationWith all the recent news on opioid overuse in the U.S., it’s not surprising that Americans consume the vast majority of the global opioid supply. Daily opioid use in the U.S. is the highest in the world, with an estimated one daily dose prescribed for every 20 people. That rate is 50 percent higher than in Germany and 40 times higher than in Japan. More...

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21 juin 2018

Colleges in Crisis

Colleges in Crisis
I haven't really followed this side of the equation in OLDaily, concentraing instead mainly on the use of technology in learning. But over the last year I've seen dozens of stories of this ilk: tuitions rising, colleges closing or merging, the system in growing disarray. More...

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