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lifelong learning

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(Education) the provision or use of both formal and informal learning opportunities throughout people's lives in order to foster the continuous development and improvement of the knowledge and skills needed for employment and personal fulfilment
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The winners were chosen from two areas of practical study, with a Young Learner of the Year and Lifelong Learner of the Year award in each category.
Mark Young from Bethesda collected his Lifelong Learner prize at last week's Royal Welsh Winter Fair.
Although alternative pragmatist assessment practices are increasingly seen as more effective than conventional ones in terms of addressing changes, I propose that alternative assessment practices still fail to address the value and deeper significance of being a lifelong learner.
Coleg Menai student Liesbeth Williams, from Anglesey, won the Lifelong Learner of the Year award at the Lion Awards in London.
Tutor Steve Harries said Mr Todd was a great example of a lifelong learner.
In my opinion, I am a lifelong learner and there is always a better way to do things.
No doubt, Klawe is multi-faceted in the roles she plays: creative collaborator, educator, problem solver, lifelong learner, leader, bridge builder, and now, of course, Mudder.
THESE PROFESSIONAL DANCERS, who are at the peak of their performing years, suggest that what's needed for an injury-free (or close to it) performing career is pacing oneself, focusing on alignment and technique, practicing body maintenance and conditioning, and an attitude that allows you to be a lifelong learner.
I am a lifelong learner and, as such, it is my goal to make sure each of our electrical and telecommunications apprentices brings the highest level of skill, attitude and knowledge to the jobsite," he added.
As a lifelong learner, they need to know how they fit into the community as an artist.
I have long subscribed to the philosophy that learning is a continuous undertaking and that one must be a lifelong learner in order to survive and prosper in today's business climate.
Arthur is WWII veteran and part of the generation that I believe save d the world He has served as an AFS Chapter director and is active in his church and community was always ready try new technology that improved the process and the, quality of the product, Arthur is a lifelong learner, leader and who has touched the lives of many including foundary folks like X, O and Ear.

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