March 30, 2020

Education responses to covid-19: Embracing digital learning and online collaboration – OECD

With the spread of the covid-19, countries are implementing emergency plans to slow down and limit the spread of the virus – and prepare for a possible longer term disruption of school and university attendance. Every week of school closure will imply a massive loss in the development of human capital with significant long-term economic […]

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March 27, 2020

Preparing Our Students for the Real World: The Education Shift Our Children and Future Demand

“Life is like arriving late for a movie, having to figure out what was going on without bothering everybody with a lot of questions, and then being unexpectedly called away before you find out how it ends.” — Joseph Campbell Prepared by the National Center for College and Career Transitions in the USA, this thought […]

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The role of parents in providing careers guidance and how they can be better supported

International evidence report – now available There is much evidence on the role of parents and carers in supporting the career and education decisions of their children. It is recognised that parents/carers are not confident in the advice and support they provide as they lack understanding of the various pathways and the labour market. The […]

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Redraw the Balance film recreated after original gets over 100 million views

Four years after its launch, the two-minute film ‘Redraw the Balance’ which provocatively captures how young children define career opportunities as male and female continues to generate interest. A version has just been created in Denmark. Filmed in Helsingør near Copenhagen, a class of 6-year-old students is asked to draw a picture of a captain […]

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March 12, 2020

CICA opens National Survey

The Career Industry Council of Australia (CICA) in cooperation with the National Careers Institute (NCI) have launched a National Survey of Career Development Practitioners and those working in the area of providing career development services as part of their offering. As the career development landscape in Australia changes, CICA has commissioned McCrindle Research, to gain […]

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