19 janvier 2020

Démocratiser l’enseignement supérieur

http://blog.educpros.fr/fiorina/wp-content/themes/longbeach_jfiorina/longbeach/images/img01.jpgBlog Educpros de Jean-François Fiorina. Le think tank a publié — en octobre 2019 — ce rapport sur la nécessaire démocratisation de l'enseignement supérieur. Dans les établissements les plus sélectifs, les classes supérieures dominent et les élèves les plus défavorisés sont majoritairement dans des filières courtes. Plus...

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08 décembre 2019

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Study Session “LEVEL UP TO EUR-UP”

Screenshot-2018-5-3 NewsAre you passionate about democratic citizenship and human rights and wish to learn more about this in a series of workshops and training activities? We’re looking to bring together a diverse, intercultural group of young people to join us to LEVEL UP TO EUR-UP”, a Study Session that aims to welcome anyone and everyone who wishes to become engaged with European political processes – high levels of knowledge on the topics and of English are NOT required, our training workshops will be conscious of the diverse abilities of our participants. More...

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Workplace democracy under threat (Advocate 26 03)

Union democracy and workplace democracy generally have never been more important, nor under so much threat.
I recently had the interesting experience of appearing before the Senate Education and Employment Committee to present NTEU’s position on the Ensuring Integrity Bill. Interesting because new experiences are always interesting, but also because it demonstrated to me the depth of penetration of the narrative that all unions are lawless. More...

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Surveillance technology vs democracy. News from the Net (Advocate 26 03)

The part played by surveillance technology in the Coalition’s surprisingly successful 2019 Federal Election campaign has yet to be revealed, and it might never be, such is the potential of this closely-guarded secret. More...

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“Is democracy in danger in the information age?”

Conseil de l'EuropeThe World Forum for Democracy 2019 will bring together intellectuals, politicians, activists, experts and young people from all over the world from 6 to 8 November to discuss the theme of democracy and the information age. More...

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