Arif Shala

  In order for all individuals to benefit from engaging, effective and inclusive learning more should be done to enhance their digital competencies. Gaining access to this form of learning is conditional upon possessing certain technological skills with many experts arguing that the “right” skills for the 21 century are the digital competencies. It is… » read more

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New technologies offer unlimited possibilities to make learning more effective, engaging and inclusive. Technology- if incorporated in formal education settings- can reshape the learning experience by making it more creative and innovative. Technology can offer access to quality education and individual learning- a much needed transition from the general population approach to learning needs. It… » read more

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The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is an assessment program developed to evaluate education systems around the world while testing 15-year-old students on their skills and knowledge. Since 1997, PISA has been considered as the most reliable source of information on the quality of education systems worldwide. Upon disclosing results the “PISA-shock” or the… » read more

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Quality Education

By 2020 Europe aspires to have a smart, sustainable and inclusive economy, to which education is the key component. So far Europe aims to reach this goal by creating partnerships, domestically and internationally, supporting student mobility and finally by creating a compatible and comparable higher education system. In addition much is being done to create… » read more

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The present economic crises is challenging education and training systems of Europe in two major ways. First is the matter of investing in growth policies, a vital part of which are education and training policies, with the pressing issue of consolidating public finance. Additionally, youth unemployment has reached 23.2% which EU structures cannot tolerate to… » read more

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Migration is one of the most pressing issues of our time. In the globalized economy of the 21st century, migration results in various economic advantages for the domestic country, including but not limited to reduction of unemployment, and money infusion from remittances. The host country, is also subject to additional economic benefits tied primarily to… » read more

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How does a country pave its way towards economic growth and prosperity? Why is it that some countries simply never seem to be able to overcome their economic frictions? Education is the fundamental driver of national and global development. It is this realization that has triggered a focus in many countries towards achieving the Millennium… » read more

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I wrote this title because what I know from past and present, I did not see any form of active citizenship in Kosovo. I do not understand why we are not active citizens in our country. We have many causes to be active for the reason that our lives are not good enough, relationship between… » read more

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What is good governance and why is it important for economic and social development? Good governance is the striving for rule of law, transparency, equity, and accountability in exercising political, economic, and administrative authority. How can good governance be measured? The two ways of measuring good governance are transparency and accountability. What is meant by… » read more

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