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Formal And Non-Formal Learning

Informal Learning is proven to be more than 80% of the total amount of learning we do in our lives. We are used to the idea that formal learing in school, university or any formal course is the only valuable learning. For it to be valuable we need to have a mark or a...

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Transversal Competencies

Transversal Skills Employability Skills in the future - McKinsey by Chris Heron Vivagogy If you have not heard of Transversal Skills or Competencies you need to get up to date quickly. They are defined by the Education Glossary quite accurately as follows: ’The...

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Education Reform – What is the Difference between Teaching and Learning?

“Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth learning can be taught.” (Oscar Wilde)

The present education system fails because it continues to focus on practices that served well in the industrial model but are now obsolete.

Traditional education focuses on teaching not learning with a misguided assumption that whatever a teacher teaches, a student will learn.

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