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Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States

by Nancy Hoffman, Senior Advisor, Jobs for the FutureBob Schwartz, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Graduate School of Education Over the last generation, it has become…

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Which careers do students go for?

by Marie-Helene DoumetSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and Skills Career decisions are wrought in complexities. Many students start by looking at their interests, selecting a…

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Awarding – and imagining – teaching excellence

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and Skills Tonight, the winners of the Higher Education Academy’s newly launched Global Teaching Excellence Award will be announced….

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Colombia’s moment of truth

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and Skills Colombia now has an historic opportunity to end one of the world’s longest-running armed conflicts. Will the…

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Is international academic migration stimulating scientific research and innovation?

by Dirk Van DammeHead of the Innovation and Measuring Division, Directorate for Education and Skills Higher education and academic research are among the most rapidly…

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