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18 Things To Know About Education In Australia - Edudemic

18 Things To Know About Education In Australia - Edudemic | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
A new report sheds some light on the key things to know about education in Australia and it's got a lot of the Edudemic community talking.
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Engaging young early school leavers in vocational training - National Centre for Vocational Education Research

Engaging young early school leavers in vocational training - National Centre for Vocational Education Research | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
EXTRACT This research focused on one of the most vulnerable groups in Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) system: young early school leavers.1 While a quarter of those undertaking government-funded vocational training are aged between 15 and 19 years (NCVER 2017a), many early school leavers are unfortunately disengaging from their vocational training before completion. There are… Read more Engaging young early school leavers in vocational training – National Centre for Vocational Education Research
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Harnessing the power of an older workforce worth up to $78 billion to the Australian economy

Harnessing the power of an older workforce worth up to $78 billion to the Australian economy | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
If Australia’s employment rates for older workers aged 55+ was increased to those in Sweden (74% of those aged 55-64 employed), Australia’s GDP could be around 4.7% higher.
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How Millennials Are Shaping the Business World

How Millennials Are Shaping the Business World | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
As the millennial generation continues to grow and make an impact, the business world is starting to see increased changes brought on by this generation. The result is a major shift in the landscape of today’s workplace, and while some are still getting used to the idea of this new millennial-friendly work environment, many major corporations are making some big changes to accommodate the lifestyle and the needs of this revolutionary generation.
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3 Productivity Habits of Successful People

3 Productivity Habits of Successful People | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
It’s about working smarter, not harder.
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Indigenous Australians' wellbeing 'stagnating or worsening': report

Indigenous Australians' wellbeing 'stagnating or worsening': report | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Indigenous Australians are becoming more disadvantaged, according to a damning Productivity Commission report, which blames policy and oversight failures for increases in imprisonment rates, mental health issues and self harm.
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Low-Skilled Workers Being Excluded from Workforce - PBA

Low-Skilled Workers Being Excluded from Workforce - PBA | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Low-skilled workers are increasingly being excluded from the workforce, according to a major not-for-profit report which shows there is only one job advertised for every two low-skilled job seekers.
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7 Studies That Prove People Work Better in Teams

7 Studies That Prove People Work Better in Teams | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
When people work in teams, they can combine their skills, solve complex problems more efficiently, and boost productivity.
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Poorest countries hit hardest as world lags behind on global education goals

Poorest countries hit hardest as world lags behind on global education goals | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Unesco report finds only 64 countries met 2015 target on primary education, while 40% will not achieve 2030 goal on secondary education until 2100
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How to Recruit, Train and Grow Creative People

How to Recruit, Train and Grow Creative People | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Follow these strategies to help find, retain and grow creative people and build an environment where they thrive.
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Mapping Australian higher education 2016 | Grattan Institute

Mapping Australian higher education 2016 | Grattan Institute | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
RT @nursingdean: #nursing a #STEM discipline #jobs everywhere https://t.co/UoD5UjReUf
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EARLY CHILDHOOD BRAIN INSIGHTS: The Development of Empathy... An Essential Life Skill!

EARLY CHILDHOOD BRAIN INSIGHTS: The Development of Empathy... An Essential Life Skill! | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
RT @braininsights: The Development of #Empathy... An Essential Life Skill That is So Needed! https://t.co/bz8NdVdCRh #lifeskills #learning
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19 Highly Effective Ways to Stay Motivated

19 Highly Effective Ways to Stay Motivated | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Everyone is motivated by different things. Understanding what motivates you can make the difference between success and failure.
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The Neuroscience Of Learning: 41 Terms Every Teacher Should Know

The Neuroscience Of Learning: 41 Terms Every Teacher Should Know | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
“ As education continues to evolve, adding in new trends, technologies, standards, and 21st century thinking habits, there is one constant that doesn’t change. The human brain. But neuroscience isn’t exactly accessible to most educators, rarely published, and when it is, it’s often full of odd phrasing and intimidating jargon. Worse, there seems to be a disconnect between the dry science of neurology, and the need teachers have for relevant tools, resources, and strategies in the classroom.”
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The Neuroscience of Learning: 41 terms every teacher should know.... As well as trainers and instructional designers ... Here are my top 17:

- Affective filter

- Cognition

- Dopamine

- Executive Functions

- Hippocampus

- Limbic System

- Long-Term Memory

- Metacognition

- Neuronal Circuits

- Neuroplasticity

- Numeracy

- Patterning

- Prediction

- Prefrontal Cortex

- Rote Memory

- Serotonin

- Short-Term Memory (working memory)

Don't forget to take care of your brain !

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Here is what Europeans think of vocational education and training!

Here is what Europeans think of vocational education and training! | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
A total of over 35,500 face-to-face interviews were conducted with citizens of all EU Member States. Findings show that the vast majority of EU citizens (86%) have heard of VET. However, only half (48%) of respondents whose education was primarily general said they received information about VET when making a decision about their upper secondary education.
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Are countries ready to invest in early childhood education?

Are countries ready to invest in early childhood education? | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
by Dirk Van Damme Head of the Innovation and Measuring Progress Division, Directorate for Education and Skills There is now
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Where in Europe are young people leaving education early?

Where in Europe are young people leaving education early? | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Where are Europe’s early education leavers?
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Schools will teach 'soft skills' from 2017, but assessing them presents a challenge

Schools will teach 'soft skills' from 2017, but assessing them presents a challenge | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Teaching students skills such as creative thinking and problem solving will become part of the curriculum from 2017. But in order to assess these capabilities, teaching styles will have to change.
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Here’s why Idaho implemented badges for high schoolers

Here’s why Idaho implemented badges for high schoolers | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Through Idaho's new jobs skills program, high school students can earn badges for credit at technical institutions.
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UNHCR reports crisis in refugee education

UNHCR reports crisis in refugee education | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
In a report released today, the UN Refugee Agency says more than half of the 6 million school-age children under its mandate have no school to go to.
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Tackling the Engagement Gap

Tackling the Engagement Gap | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
What would happen if we focused on the process of learning rather than just the metric to judge it by? Would it change that much? Probably.

It woul
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The future of connected education

The future of connected education | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
How will we prepare students for an increasingly digital world?
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A Snapshot of Education Across Australia

A Snapshot of Education Across Australia | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
McCrindle - Forecasts | Strategy | Research
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Warrakirri College and Walkers Moving and Storage: School-to-Work Program

Warrakirri College and Walkers Moving and Storage: School-to-Work Program | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it
Warrakirri College has recently joined forces with the organisation, Walkers Moving and Storage in order to establish the School-to-Work program.
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Digital badges: Tracking staff development

Digital badges: Tracking staff development | Education and Training, Industry engagement | Scoop.it

"Digital badges are perfect in the workplace to help manage people’s training requirements. Imagine each line manager having a visual dashboard of digital badges which showcases the training and achievements of each staff member, and most importantly, what they haven’t achieved."


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