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ISBN: 030903678X, 9780309036788
Author: The Committee On Scholarly Communication With The People's Republic Of China
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Keywords: educational, exchanges, china, trends, restored, relationship
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In what The Wall Street Journal calls "the first comprehensive analysis of Sino-American educational exchanges," this volume provides information on the numbers and attributes of American and Chinese students and scholars who have moved between China and the United States since 1978. This book not only supplies quantitative data on their fields of study, length of stay, and financial resources, bu......
ISBN: 9264033637, 9789264033634
Author: Oecd Publishing
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Keywords: education, tertiary, border, cross
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The mobility of students, professors, knowledge and even values has been part of higher education for centuries, but it has recently grown at an unprecedented pace. This presents many new opportunities among which are increased access to higher education, strategic alliances between countries and regions, as well as the expansion of human resource and institutional capacity. Parallel to these oppo......
Author: Cathy Krop
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: school, district, spending, patterns, evidence, california, education, governance, reforms, finances
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More local control of education decisionmaking is a core element of today's education governance reform efforts. This research explores the federal, state, and local mechanisms by which public education is supported in California and examines how those resources are used by local school districts.......
ISBN: 9264161287, 9789264161283
Author: Oecd Publishing
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Keywords: analysis, policy, education
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As ever greater value is placed on people's skills, knowledge and attitudes, the demand for learning and relearning over a lifetime is increasing. What are the current patterns of participation in education and other forms of learning, from infancy through adult years? What policy orientations have been adopted by governments to advance lifelong learning? To what extent do existing policies and pr......
Authors: Juliano Assuncao, Leandro Siqueira Carvalho
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: selection, migrants, choices, educational, constraints, endogenous, financial
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The Roy model predicts that migrants will be disproportionately drawn from the lower half of the educational distribution of the sending country if the sending country has a higher return to schooling. However, Mexican immigrants in the U.S. tend to be disproportionately drawn from the middle of the distribution. This paper argues that financial constraints may explain why. It studies migrants' se......
ISBN: 0309050332, 9780309050333
Authors: committee On Applied, Theoretical Statistics, National Research Council
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Keywords: proceedings, symposium, education, statistics, interdisciplinary, university, modern
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This book examines how the discipline of statistics should respond to the changing environment in which statisticians work. What does the academic, industry, and government customer need? How can the content of courses and of the overall statistics educational experience be arranged to address the customer's needs? Interdisciplinary needs are described, and successful university programs in interd......
ISBN: 030907570X, 9780309075701
Authors: Lisa Towne, Richard J. Shavelson,, Michael J. Feuer, editors
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Keywords: report, workshop, education, inference, evidence, science
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Download free ebook: Science, Evidence, And Inference In Education: Report Of A Workshop......
ISBN: 0833045164, 9780833045164
Authors: Gabriella C. Gonzalez, Lynn A. Karoly, Louay Constant, Hanine Salem, Charles A. Goldman
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Keywords: oman, lebanon, qatar, united, emirates, arab, initiatives, market, capital, human, challenges, century, labor, education, facing
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Countries in the Arab region are faced with the challenge of developing their populations' skills and technical knowledge, or human capital, in order to compete in the 21st century global economy. The authors describe the education and labor market initiatives implemented or under way in four countries in the Arab region — Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) — to a......
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