Learning

Posted on: November 20th, 2012 by Dr. Alan Davis President and Vice-Chancellor of Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) Posted at: http://blogs.kwantlen.ca/president/ Reprinted with permission This blog really is about the meeting of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning that I attended recently, which is very much a forum for the advancement of Prior Learning Assessment […]

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UNESCO Guidelines for the Recognition, Validation and Accreditation of the Outcomes of Non-formal and Informal Learning: Critical success factors in applying them

To follow up the Belém Framework for Action adopted at the Sixth International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA VI) in 2009, the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) has taken the initiative to develop the UNESCO Guidelines for the Recognition, Validation and Accreditation (RVA*) of the Outcomes of Non-formal and Informal Learning. UNESCO’s broad agenda […]

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UNESCO Guidelines for the Recognition, Validation and Accreditation of the Outcomes of Non-formal and Informal Learning

The overall aim of these Guidelines is to propose principles and mechanisms that can assist Member States in developing or improving structures and procedures to recognise the outcomes of all forms of learning, particularly those of non-formal and informal learning. More specifically, the purposes are: to advocate for the importance of recognising the value of […]

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