by on January 17, 2020
Objectwijs verbindt onderzoeksvaardigheden aan objecten. Samen met objecten dagen we leerlingen en docenten uit om vanuit verschillende perspectieven de wereld om hen heen te (her)ontdekken. Want zo is het immers allemaal begonnen….     Kinderen leren hun eerste levensjaren heel veel via speelgoed. Speelgoed: allemaal objecten waarmee ze in eerste instantie hun tastzin gebruiken, vormen en kleuren leren kennen, geluiden ontdekken en hoe deze tevoorschijn worden getoverd als ze bv met het objec...
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by on November 6, 2019
Need for tertiary education continues to increase, but its growth will only be sustainable if, according to a recent OECD survey, it balances the demand of students with labor market and social needs and provides them the skills necessary to manage the future. After research Education at a Glance 2019, part of the organisation's "I am the Future of Work" initiative, finds that 44% of 25-34 year-olds had a tertiary degree in 2018, compared to 35% in 2008, throughout OECD countries. ...
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by on October 30, 2019
Francophone student association leaders marched outside the Wallonia-Brussels Union building in Brussels on Tuesday morning to demand free tuition. The annual cost of the tuition varies from € 8,000 to € 12,000, according to the students. This investment is not affordable to everyone and therefore makes higher education unavailable. Though, the student association brings to mind that the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, embraced by the United Nations in 1966,...
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by on October 28, 2019
According to a study published on the 22th of October by the Studiekeuze123.nl foundation among 94,000 students, university students and students of private HBO study programs (colleges) are very happy with their studies. The median is 4.1, whereas the best might be a 5. Through the National Student Survey (NSE), the foundation gauges student satisfaction annually. There are different themes that stand out from each other. But more and more students are especially pleased with the professiona...
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by on October 17, 2019
Global financial regulators are not preparing to block the cryptocurrency of Facebook or other related currencies, says Benoît Coeuré (1), president of the ECB, Thursday. Libra and other crypto coins, however, must comply with the "highest legal requirements," he says. It is a surprisingly positive statement about Libra that is being targeted all over the world. From the beginning, Facebook proposals have been raised by regulators and lawmakers since different countries. Since its announcemen...
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by on September 13, 2019
As the saying goes, after a storm comes the calm, well perhaps in Alphabet Inc's case, comes the "claim". Last week Alphabet Inc took a few blows. Firstly, news came up about Google's $170 million compensation after allegations that YouTube collected data and supplied particular advertising to children without parental consent (1). Secondly, a team of 30 state attorney generals will soon conduct an antitrust inquiry against the tech monolith (2, 3). Earlier, in August this year, The European ...
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