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What kind of Europe do we want? Time for vision and solutions


The XXI Annual EPP Group Intercultural Dialogue with Churches and Religious Institutions was held in Ericeira, Portugal, from 17-19 October 2018. The title of the round table was “What kind of Europe do we want? – Time for vision and solutions,” with debates mainly focused on rethinking Europe, the role of the family, youth, education, and how peace […]

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“Investing in Education and Innovation”


On 11-12 October 2018, the European Ideas Network (EIN) hosted a seminar on “Investing in Education and Innovation,” in Thessaloniki, Greece. The conference was led by Paulo Rangel, MEP and Chairman of EIN, and focused on technological developments in our societies that have led to critical changes in current educational systems. For the past few years, […]

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Educational Equity in Spain: Regional Comparison Based on PISA 2015


The Ramón Areces Foundation and the European Foundation of Society and Education present the study “Educational Equity in Spain: Regional Comparison Based on PISA 2015,” the result of research completed through 2017 by Gabriel Sicilia and Rose Simancas.

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The European Foundation of Society and Education Participates in the First Annual Meeting of Endesa Foundation Partners


The Endesa Foundation held the “First Meeting of Endesa Foundation Partners” at its headquarters in Madrid. The conference brought together around a hundred people, including representatives from many of its collaborating partners and directors of different Endesa departments.

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“University Demographics”, reflecting on the structure and evolution of teaching and research staff (PDI)


On March 2nd, a day of debate was held at UNED inspired by the publication of “University demographics” by Studia XXI.

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University Demographics Conference


On March 2nd, a conference will be held to present the workbook Demografía universitaria: estructura, evolución y plantillas del PDI en las universidades públicas (University Demographics: Structure, Evolution, and Staffing of the PDI in Public Universities).

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The Ramón Areces Foundation and the Society and Education Foundation Present a New Study on Equity and Inequality


EDUCATIONAL EQUITY IN SPAIN: REGIONAL COMPARISON BASED ON PISA 2015, the monograph promoted by the Ramón Areces Foundation and the Society and Education…

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Harvard Economist Richard J Murnane Closes the 2017 Education Program


On November 13, Richard Murnane, Harvard University economist and Associate Researcher for the National Bureau of Economic Research, will close the 2017 Education Cycle organized in conjunction with the Ramón Areces Foundation.

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Educational Inequality at the Start of School: Gaps, Trends, and Strategies


Emma Garcia, of Georgetown University and a researcher at the Economic Policy Institute in (Washington D.C.), gave a lecture on October 5 as part of the 2017 Education Cycle, organized jointly with the Ramón Areces Foundation.

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2nd Edition of the Endesa Foundation Educational Eco-Innovation Awards


From September 28, all students in middle school, high school, and Vocational Training in Spain, as well as entire schools, will be able to present in one of the three categories of the 2017-2018 Educational Eco-Innovation Awards.

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