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New book - Students, Markets and Social Justice higher...

29 Oct 2014

A link to a new book has been added to the NESET resource Library: Students, Markets and Social Justice - higher education fee and student support policies in Western Europe and beyond Edited by HUBERT ERTL & CLAIRE DUPUY http://www.nesetweb.eu/content-resource-library/students-markets-and-soc... Symposium Books 2014 This volume...

Added to resource library OECD - PISA in Focus: How equity...

14 Oct 2014

Added to Resource Library: NEW OECD publication - PISA in Focus: How equity in resource allocation relates to success in education "Who has more up-to-date textbooks: students in wealthier schools or students in poorer schools? Actually, it depends where you live. As this month’s PISA in Focus explains, not only are some countries...

Equity, Excellence and Inclusiveness in Education

11 Aug 2014

NEW OECD Publication Equity, Excellence and Inclusiveness in Education Policy Lessons from Around the World Andreas Schleicher More details available for this OECD document are available from the OECD i-library Abstract taken from the OECD i-Library pages: "Excellence in education without equity risks leading to large economic and...

NESET Report : Lessons from area-based initiatives in...

30 Jun 2014

New NESET Analytic report launched: Lessons from area-based initiatives in education and training Authored by Professor Carlo Raffo with Professor Alan Dyson and Dr. Kirstin Kerr, University of Manchester on behalf of the NESET network of experts - July 2014. Report Introduction Educational outcomes within countries are spatially...

New Book - Access to Education in Europe A Framework and...

07 May 2014

New book: Access to Education in Europe A Framework and Agenda for System Change Paul Downes http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-94-017-8795-6 Abstract The key purpose of this book is to develop a system level scrutiny to promote access to higher education and lifelong learning for socio-economically excluded groups in Europe....

NESET Expert Web briefings

14 Mar 2014

NESET Web briefings  are available in the NESET Resource Library: NESET Expert Briefing: Reducing the share of the unskilled to avoid skill shortages in Germany         NESET Expert Briefing: Education and social cohesion, which impact?         NESET Expert Briefing: Educational Policies in the Greek-speaking Public School System...

Just published European Educational Research Journal Issue...

06 Dec 2013

THE GOVERNING OF EDUCATION IN EUROPE: commercial actors, partnerships and strategies EUROPEAN EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH JOURNAL Volume 12 Number 4  2013   ISSN 1474-9041 www.wwwords.eu/EERJ/content/pdfs/12/issue12_4.asp   SPECIAL ISSUETHE GOVERNING OF EDUCATION IN EUROPE: commercial actors, partnerships and strategies Guest Editors:...

New Education and Equity books

14 Nov 2013

Education and social justice in a digital age Education and social justice in a digital age New Education and Equity books - links to each of these books has added to the NESET Resource Library Reaching a State of Hope - Refugees, Immigrants & the Swedish Welfare State 1930-2000 Edited by Mikael Byström & Pär Frohnert...

NESET Report Launch - Drop-out and Completion in Higher...

17 Oct 2013

Poor students particularly at risk of dropping out from university Link to report in the NESET resource library : http://www.nesetweb.eu/content-resource-library/drop-out-and-completion-... Too many EU students from under-represented groups leave higher education before completing their degrees, according to a Commission report...

New Book - PISA, Power, and Policy the emergence of global...

09 Oct 2013

PISA, Power, and Policy the emergence of global educational governanceEdited by HEINZ-DIETER MEYER & AARON BENAVOT OXFORD STUDIES IN COMPARATIVE EDUCATION Symposium Books link to book: http://www.symposium-books.co.uk/books/bookdetails.asp?bid=85 Over the past ten years the PISA assessment has risen to strategic prominence in the...

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