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Is physical health linked to better learning?

by Tracey BurnsSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and Skills Mahatma Gandhi once said: “it is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold…

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Education reform in Wales: A national mission

by Kirsty Williams AMCabinet Secretary for Education, Welsh Government It’s an exciting time for education in Wales. This was noted by the OECD earlier this…

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Learning in school as a social activity

by Mario PiacentiniAnalyst, OECD Directorate for Education and Skills What do 15-year-old students really need from school and what can school give them for their…

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Long-term wellbeing of European societies is at stake

By Natália MazotteFreelance Journalist, SGI News Child and youth opportunities Children and young people are among the biggest losers in the European economic and debt…

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