Category: <span>Stories & News Service</span>

Category: Stories & News Service

Latest News: Ivory Coast launches ICT-training for 6000 teachers

eLearningworld News from Africa The Minister of Education and Technical Education, Kandia Camara, announced that teacher training in information technology is a prioritised area at launch of a three year programme to solve these shortcomings. About 6000 teachers will be included in the programme that is a part of the …

Latest News: Ministry of Education set goal to train 320 000 teachers

eLearningworld News from France In the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo massacre the French Ministry of Education is aiming to train 320 000 teachers on secularisation and other civic issues. The Minister of Education, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, has appointed 1000 educators for the purpose. The training is a two day course …

Latest News: Big interest of entrepreneurship among youth

eLearningworld News from France A survey from the movement of youth- and student entrepreneurs, Moovjee, in France shows that 34% of the high school students and university students are considering starting their own business. The reasons for considering this is for instance to be free to make own decisions (90%), …

Latest News: eLearning as a recruitment tool for hospitals

eLearningworld News from World Health Organisation eLearning could become a great recruitment-base for the healthcare-sector according to a report from the World Health Organisation (WHO). ICT could enable millions more students to train as doctors and nurses worldwide. The source of this conclusion is a new systemic review of literature …

Latest News: The SETT Fair on Modern Swedish School Development expanding

eLearningworld News from Sweden The yearly Sett Fair in Kista, Stockholm, is now expanding to Malmö. Since the beginning in 2012 the SETT Fair has increased its amount of exhibitors with 40 percent and at the same time doubled the amount of visitors. Since the demand increases rapidly in the …

Latest News: EU Studies Fair 2015 in Brussels 6 & 7 February 2015

eLearningworld News from Belgium: The sixteenth edition of the graduate and postgraduate EU Studies Fair which introduces top-level universities to prospective students from around the world is taking place in the beginning of February. It is meeting-place for leading academic institutions that offering study programmes in European studies to show their courses and study …

Latest News: Global edtech investments increases according to report

eLearningworld News Global: In 2014 investments in learning technology companies landed on approx. 2 billion Euro in comparison from 1.4 billion the previous year, according to the report from Ambient Insight called, “The 2014 Global Learning Technology Investment Patterns“. Self-paced eLearning companies was the greatest winner, while reaching almost 1 …