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Training in oral communication failing to make the grade among university students

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Training in oral communication failing to make the grade among university students


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Emma Rodero, Universitat Pompeu Fabra;
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The impact of Dual Vocational Education and Training on labour market insertion in Catalonia

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The impact of Dual Vocational Education and Training on labour market insertion in Catalonia


Education
Samuel Bentolila, CEMFI; Caterina Calsamiglia, IPEG; Marcel Jansen, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid;
Does Dual Vocational Education and Training favour the labour market incorporation of young people? According to this study, Dual VET graduates work more days per year and earn more compared with graduates of Face-to-Face VET programmes.
Private tuition and economic inequality in Spain

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Private tuition and economic inequality in Spain


Juan Manuel Moreno, UNED; Ángel Martínez, EsadeEcPol;

33% of pupils with lower economic capacity attend private tuition, in contrast with 57% of pupils with a higher profile. Differentials in participation in extracurricular activities in relation to economic capacity are greater in secondary school.

The role of schools in detecting gender violence suffered by children in their homes: what do their teachers say?

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The role of schools in detecting gender violence suffered by children in their homes: what do their teachers say?


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Carme Montserrat, Marta Garcia-Molsosa, Pere Soler, Anna Planas, Edgar Iglesias and Paula Boned, Liberi/ Universitat de Girona;

Sixty-eight per cent of minors who are exposed to gender violence in the home say nothing in the academic setting and teaching staff only perceive it if evident signs of violence exist. How can an effective model for the prevention of sexist violence be drawn up for primary and secondary schools?

Inequality of opportunity in educational performance in Spain and Europe

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Inequality of opportunity in educational performance in Spain and Europe


Education
Gabriela Sicilia, ULL; Gustavo A. Marrero, ULL; Juan C. Palomino, University of Oxford;

What lies behind educational inequalities? Factors beyond students’ control (such as gender, background, or parents’ financial or cultural status) explain 32% of the differences in their academic performance.

Vocational Training in Catalonia: academic performance, dual VET, and gender

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Vocational Training in Catalonia: academic performance, dual VET, and gender


Education
Toni Mora, IRAPP, Universitat Internacional de Catalunya; Josep-Oriol Escardíbul, IEB, Universitat de Barcelona; Pilar Pineda-Herrero, EFI, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona;

While women continue to opt for more socially-oriented courses, this report points out that the occupations most necessary in 2030 will be those linked to the digital economy.

Percentage of population with basic education and higher

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Percentage of population with basic education and higher


Education

Education level in Spain is more polarised than in the rest of the EU. This indicator offers data that demonstrate this..

Percentage of people who, in 2017, were of the opinion that the highest education level they  had achieved was...

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Percentage of people who, in 2017, were of the opinion that the highest education level they had achieved was...


Education

Of the Spanish population, 58% were of the opinion that they had exceeded their father’s education level and 64% thought that they had exceeded their mother’s education level.

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