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Learning English essential to educational attainment

Learning English essential to educational attainment | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
A primary concern for parents worldwide is preparing their children for the demands of the workforce and ensuring their financial independence.
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Mexican universities eye U.S. expansion | Hechinger Report

Mexican universities eye U.S. expansion | Hechinger Report | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Informing the Public about Education through Quality Journalism
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More students coming (and going) overseas for college

More students coming (and going) overseas for college | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
International enrollment in U.S. colleges hits a record high.
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Courting the international student in a fast-spinning world - Aspire

Courting the international student in a fast-spinning world - Aspire | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
There has been an explosion of international student mobility. The U.S. has benefited greatly from this, but it's changing quickly.
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People from India, China out-educating Americans in maths and technology: Barack Obama

People from India, China out-educating Americans in maths and technology: Barack Obama | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
NEW YORK: Billions of people from countries like India and China are striving hard to "out-educate" Americans in mathematics and technology, President Barack Obama has said while stressing on...
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Education leaders gather in Doha

Education leaders gather in Doha | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Joomla! - the dynamic portal engine and content management system (RT @QO_2022: Education leaders gather in Doha http://t.co/755YcN5mPs)
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Education without character By Niyi Akinnaso

Education without character By Niyi Akinnaso | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Education can do no more than reflect society —Emile Dukheim This penetrating observation by Emile Dukheim, the foremost French sociologist, over a century ago, has far-reaching ramifications for c...
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Finland slipping behind in academic degrees

Finland slipping behind in academic degrees | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
The number of people in Finland obtaining higher education degrees is not growing at the same pace as in many other developed nations. Experts say, though, that degree programmes in Finland take longer to complete than in many other countries.
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Higher Education In Mexico: The Quest To Become More Competitive Globally

Higher Education In Mexico: The Quest To Become More Competitive Globally | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Mexico faces challenges in many sectors, not the least of which is making its higher education offerings more globally competitive.
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Younger Americans Fare Poorly on Skills Against International Peers - Wall Street Journal

Younger Americans Fare Poorly on Skills Against International Peers
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Leadership Think Tank: Indian Education Leader Delegation in Finland

Leadership Think Tank: Indian Education Leader Delegation in Finland | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Report shows extent to which social background matters for academic success

Report shows extent to which social background matters for academic success | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Report shows extent to which social background matters for academic success
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Beijing’s Assault on Academic Freedom

Beijing’s Assault on Academic Freedom | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
An economist who angered the authorities is the latest casualty of “ideological purification” in China.
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WASHINGTON: New Map Illustrates Importance of Global Competence for U.S. Students | Business Press Releases | Fort Mill Times

WASHINGTON: New Map Illustrates Importance of Global Competence for U.S. Students | Business Press Releases | Fort Mill Times | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Nearly 1 million data points have been collected to prove what parents, businesspeople, and policymakers already know: American students must be globally competent to succeed in the interconnected 21 st century.
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Colleges go abroad with branch campuses

Colleges go abroad with branch campuses | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Colleges try to expand their reach by building international branch campuses.
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UK engineering industry skills gap will impact future economic growth

The UK engineering industry needs to recruit and attract a new workforce every year to fill urgent skills gaps, writes the Head of Education and Skills at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
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Education is like vaccination: the more Australians who have it the better

Education is like vaccination: the more Australians who have it the better | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Australia's educational advantage over other countries is being eroded. The number of 15- to 19-year-olds studying has decidedly flatlined, while elsewhere it has steadily increased
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The Challenges of Brazilian Secondary Education

The Challenges of Brazilian Secondary Education | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Maria Helena Guimarães de Castro discusses key challenges facing secondary education in Brazil.
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Global Employability University Ranking 2013

Global Employability University Ranking 2013 | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Survey ranks universities on their reputation among employers (RT @OxfordCareers: It's official!
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Higher Education In Mexico: The Quest To Become More Competitive Globally

Higher Education In Mexico: The Quest To Become More Competitive Globally | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
Mexico faces challenges in many sectors, not the least of which is making its higher education offerings more globally competitive.
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UK universities have a role to play in African higher education, says Gossy ... - The Guardian (blog)

UK universities have a role to play in African higher education, says Gossy ... - The Guardian (blog) | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
UK universities have a role to play in African higher education, says Gossy ...
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In 2011/2012 there were an estimated 35,255 African students studying in UK higher education institutions (HEIs).
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Education Reform in Singapore

Singapore's recent education reforms have brought sweeping changes to the country's approach to teaching, learning, and the curriculum, in an effort to promote a more "student-centered, values-cent...
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Reinventing Higher Education Conference 2013 at IE University - YouTube - Linkis.com

Reinventing Higher Education Conference 2013 at IE University - YouTube - Linkis.com | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
On October 2013, Madrid hosted the fourth edition of Reinventing Higher Education conference, organized by IE University, with the participation of numerous ...
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Why America Lags The World In Education, Workforce Training

Why America Lags The World In Education, Workforce Training | International Higher Education | Scoop.it
The American education system seems to be in perpetual crisis. Despite nearly 15 years of education reform – and the introduction of an array of tests,
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