20 janvier 2020

The Global University Network for innovation welcomes 4 new members!

Guni NetworkIn January 2020, a series of highly innovative Higher Education Institutions and research centers joined the network after the approval of GUNi’s founding institutions. More...

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15 janvier 2020

Global guidance: the evolution of college counselling

By Kerrie Kennedy. In its 2017 state of college admissions summary, the National Association for College Admissions Counselling revealed that 49 per cent of US private schools reported employing at least one person whose exclusive responsibility was to provide college counselling. More...

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08 janvier 2020

Global Experiences makes 2025 carbon neutral pledge

By Will Nott. International internship provider Global Experiences has made a pledge to be carbon neutral by 2025 in response to the “overwhelming global climate crisis”. More...

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Green School Int’l set for global expansion

By Will Nott. Green School International, an environmentally conscious school group based in Bali, Indonesia, is planning global expansion, as investors eye up the growing institution. More...

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BYTA 2019 honours global organisations

By Will Nott. The British Educational Travel Association held its annual British Youth Travel Awards in London earlier in November, honouring educational organisations from around the world. More...

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11 octobre 2019

Review: The Globotics Upheaval: Globalization, Robotics and the Future of Work

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Review: The Globotics Upheaval: Globalization, Robotics and the Future of Work by Richard Baldwin
Brian Castellani, Sociology and Complexity Science Blog, 2019/02/12
There are two major points being made hewre. The first is the oft-heard observation that "a new form of globalization will combine with software robots to disrupt service-sector and professional jobs." Second, and more significantly, "the current backlash against our global commitments to one another, particularly across western society, has very much to do with the failure of public policy to adequately address the negative impact that post-industrialization and globalisation have had on the working and middle classes". More...

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24 septembre 2019

Réforme du bac: la France s’aligne avec le modèle anglo-saxon

La réforme en cours du lycée va supprimer les filières S, ES et L et donner moins de poids aux examens finaux du bac, à l’instar du modèle anglais où le choix des spécialités et le contrôle continu sont en place depuis longtemps. Plus...

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21 septembre 2019

Welcoming foreign universities: is it a good deal for Indonesians?

The ConversationScholars say that establishing foreign universities in Indonesia can provide quality education at home while also opening more avenues for international research. However, initiatives must be put in place to make sure they are accessible to all Indonesians.
Talk of “globalising” Indonesia’s higher education has resurfaced this year, including the prospects of opening up international branch campuses. More...

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24 août 2019

'The Levelling’, Higher Ed, and the End of Globalization

By Joshua Kim. A frustrating book that introduces an important conversation. More...

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16 août 2019

Observatoire - Relever le défi de la globalisation de l'économie

L'Observatoire de la MétallurgieAfin de faire face aux départs à la retraite, les industries ont besoin de recruter de nouveaux talents et notamment des jeunes diplômés. Plus...

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