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Commonwealth Education Partnerships 2015/16 (Paperback) (Rupert Jones-Parry)

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Commonwealth Education Partnerships 2015/16 is the essential overview of education in the Commonwealth.Launched at the triennial Commonwealth Conference of Education Ministers (19CCEM) in Nassau, The Bahamas in 2015, the publication is an invaluable resource for ministers, senior officials and other stakeholders. Commonwealth Education Partnerships 2015/16 reflects the conference theme of "Quality Education for Equitable Development: Performance, Paths, Productivity – the 3 Ps".This year’s edition looks at the role of schools and universities in the development agenda and the place of education in the 21st century as the Millennium Development Goals reach their target date.Commonwealth Education Partnerships 2015/16 includes the latest thinking on:* The relationship between the state and non-state education providers* Access and quality – gender, language and curriculum issues* The role of technical and vocational education and training* Special focus on reading: basic literacy through to literature studies* Catering for the increasing demand for higher education in developing countries* The impact of transnational education: widening access vs preserving qualityThe publication also includes extensive education profiles of the 53 Commonwealth member countries, incorporating the latest data on education systems, participation and outcomes.
Number of Pages: 339
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Third World Development
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Intl Specialized Book Services
Author: Rupert Jones-Parry
Language: English
Street Date: June 15, 2015
TCIN: 50902217
UPC: 9781908609182
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-6283
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