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ISBN: 0896291375, 9780896291379
Author: Sudhanshu Handa
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: schooling, mozambique, children, welfare, capital, household, human
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Copyrights: General Copyright

Publisher: Intl Food Policy Res InstPublished Time: Intl Food Policy Res InstPages: 98References pp. 83-85.......
Authors: Michael S. Rendall, Berna M. Torr
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: mexican, american, children, generation, second, schooling, among, emigration
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Second-generation immigrants are typically analyzed under the assumption that, having been born in the United States, they grew up in the United States. This paper challenges this assumption by investigating the prevalence and patterns of second-generation Mexican-American children’s migration to and return from Mexico during childhood, and consider the consequences of this migration for the......
ISBN: 1406567280, 9781406567281
Author: Unknown
Source: www.bookdepository.com
Keywords: mark, rutherford, shapcott, reuben, schooling, papers, miriam
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Title Miriam's Schooling and Other PapersAuthors and contributors Edited by Reuben Shapcott, By (author) Mark RutherfordPhysical properties Format: PaperbackNumber of pages: 136Width: 152 mmHeight: 229 mmThickness: 8 mmWeight: 211 gAudience General/tradeISBN ISBN 13: 9781406567281ISBN 10: 1406567280Classifications Nielsen BookScan Product Class: F1.1BICMainSubject: FBCPublisher D......
Author: Dennis N. De Tray
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: recent, enrollments, trends, historical, malaysia, schooling
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This Note reviews Malaysia's educational history, including trends in schooling attainment and policy actions taken. It then looks at recent attendance among Malaysian children to assess variation in school enrollment as a reflection of more recent policy changes and as a basis for projecting school participation, and, indirectly, school attainment, into the future. Notable among the study's findi......
ISBN: 9264195262, 9789264195264
Author: Oecd Publishing
Source: www.oecdbookshop.org
Keywords: schools, future, schooling
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

What will schools look like in the future? What big trends are most influential in shaping education and how might these unfold in coming years? What policy questions need to be tackled today to open up desirable pathways into the future? These ambitious questions are addressed in What Schools for the Future?, a publication produced by the OECD's Centre for Educational Research and Innovation (CER......
Authors: Lee A. Lillard, Elizabeth M. King
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: survey, data, household, choice, analyzing, schooling, methods
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Much recent research has focused on different household choices such as family size, schooling, and labor supply. With judicious use of micro data from household surveys, these studies have greatly contributed to the understanding of demographic change and economic behavior. In this Note, the authors develop a method that offers a flexible approach to issues that arise from these analyses.Various ......
ISBN: 9264040994, 9789264040991
Author: Oecd Publishing
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Keywords: scotland, reviews, education, policies, national, schooling, quality, equity
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Scotland consistently performs at a very high standard in OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and has one of the most equitable school systems in the OECD.This review examines the strengths of Scotland’s schools and the challenges they face in securing high standards for all children. One major challenge is an achievement gap that opens up late in primary education and......
ISBN: 0833006290, 9780833006295
Author: Dennis N. De Tray
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: malaysia, policy, schooling
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This policy study builds on an empirical analysis of schooling trends and recent enrollment in Malaysia which was published as N-2011-AID. That analysis indicated that school attendance is heavily influenced by family income, school location, and availability of transportation. Using actual levels of Malaysian secondary-school attendance as the base case, the present study calculates what attendan......
Authors: Linda Waite, Dennis N. De Tray, Ronald R. Rindfuss
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: children, schooling, mothers, malaysian, expectations
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Develops a model of relationships between a mother's early life experiences and her expectations for the eventual educational attainment of her young children. The Note uses data from Peninsular Malaysia. Section II outlines a model of intergenerational status transmission that focuses on key events in young women's lives--education, labor force participation before marriage, and age at family for......
ISBN: 0833001515, 9780833001511
Authors: R. Gary Bridge, Julie Blackman
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: family, choice, schooling, vol, education, alternatives, american, study
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The fourth volume in a series documenting a study of alternative schools in American education.Increasing family choice in schooling raises certain thorny issues.For instance, are parents competent to make intelligent choices among competing educational alternatives?What kinds of schools do parents pick when they have free choices?What factors influence their choices?Is segregation by sex, race, o......
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