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Education and training in the developing countries

William Yandell Elliott

Education and training in the developing countries

the role of U.S. foreign aid

by William Yandell Elliott

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Published by F.A. Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Technical assistance, American -- Congresses.,
    • Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Consists mainly of papers presented at the Harvard Summer School Conference on Cultural Aid to Underdeveloped Areas, held Aug. 1-3, 1960.

      Statementedited by William Y. Elliott.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsHarvard University. Summer School of Arts and Sciences and of Education., Harvard Summer School Conference on Cultural Aid to Underdeveloped Areas (1960 : Harvard University)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2601 .E5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 399 p.
      Number of Pages399
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5946377M
      LC Control Number65018073
      OCLC/WorldCa188367

      Families in the Middle East and North African region often make greater investments in education for boys than for girls. Training is a way to develop specific skills, whereas education is a typical system of learning. Even if developing countries increase their own budget funds for education significantly, UNESCO calculations suggest that there will be an annual funding gap of 39 billion US dollars for achieving the education goals of the Agenda. Many of those who remain out of school are the hardest to reach, as they live in countries that are held back by conflict, disaster, and epidemics.

      Progressive claims are refuted using the case of failed curriculum reforms in Papua New Guinea and an analysis of the unlikelihood of the adoption of progressive teaching in Confucian-tradition China. Nowadays, education is not confined to classroom learning, but new methods are implemented that offers practical knowledge about the world. Women who are educated are shown to take better care of their children in an intelligent and effective manner, reducing child mortality rates by 5 to 10 percent. Incidence of injustice occurring in rural courts, enhanced by misinterpretation of religious concepts, are not uncommon still today.

      Now is the time to redouble our efforts to finish what we started. While considered "alternative" today, most alternative systems have existed since ancient times. According to UNESCO estimates, more than 50 per cent of primary school pupils worldwide and more than 60 per cent of young people in lower secondary schools are not even able to read at a basic level. Education is more important for the employees working on a higher level as compared to the low-level workers. By the start of the twenty-first century, the majority of children in most regions of the world attended school.


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Notable autodidacts include Abraham Lincoln U. India is developing technologies that will bypass land-based telephone and Internet infrastructure to deliver distance learning directly to its students.

Universities Education and training in the developing countries book colleges in developing countries are poorly equipped and lack funding. They are overloaded with subjects and do not meet the learning needs of primary school pupils.

It is aimed to deliver knowledge about facts, events, values, beliefs, general concepts, principles, etc. If schools switch the focus from improving standardized test scores to empowering students to improve their lives, education can become a powerful tool for lifting people out of poverty.

Conceptual and general knowledge Definition of Training Training is a process in which the trainees get an opportunity to learn the key skills which are required to do the job. It involves training a person for higher assignments.

Governments should limit themselves to monitoring student proficiency. Addressing the fact that an estimated million children worldwide are not learning the basic skills they need to enter the labor market is more than a moral obligation.

Presently, many of the major open education sources offer their own form of certificate. Murdering of women for dowry, abduction, and smuggling of women and small girls, rape, and sexual harassment still occur.

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For example, only 50 percent complete fifth grade in Ghana, and less than half of them can understand a simple paragraph. Training has a limited scope; it is specific job oriented.

What is lacking is the political will to make the needed investments. Learners of all ages need to become familiar with new technologies and cope with rapidly changing workplaces. If learners have a personal interest in what they are informally being taught, learners tend to expand their existing knowledge and conceive new ideas about the topic being learned.

And while an average of 34 per cent of all people worldwide have the opportunity to study at institutions of higher education, the figure for displaced people is just one per cent. Violence still prevails on women in different sectors and often influences them not to seek an education.

While most achieve better results than government counterparts, even after their social background is taken into account, some studies find the opposite.In most developing countries, few children graduate from secondary school and many don’t even finish primary school.

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