It means that if, as many governments believe, lifelong learning
is crucial to their countries' economic competitiveness and social well-being, then their countries' future is significantly dependent on the quality of the decisions and transitions made by individuals.
Reality: The requirements to become a CITP include work experience and lifelong learning
. The exam is periodically offered to those who have met minimum requirements for the credential, but have not met experience or lifelong learning
Encouraging lifelong learning
is one of the two components of the federal government's success strategy for Canada.
"We live in an increasingly technology-centered and computer-based world where lifelong learning
is a prerequisite for success and maintaining our competitive edge," Manzullo said.
Thomson Delmar Learning (TDL; Albany, NY), a provider of educational resources for lifelong learning
and a unit of Thomson Corp., has acquired all the assets of NetLearning, Inc.
Dear Editor, -The article 'Lifelong Learning
courses axed' (Monday April 19) gave a misleading and negative view of course provision at the University of Birmingham Centre for Lifelong Learning
A commitment to maintaining professional competence through lifelong learning
is critical for accountants to meet the needs of a competitive worldwide economy and carry out their public-interest responsibilities.
Each of the segments also describes the characteristics of people in this group of occupations, what they like to do and don't like to do, what skills they like to use, the importance of the types of work they do, and the importance of lifelong learning
in keeping current.
By focusing on the learning process, this year's Hoyt Lecture encourages the industry to promote lifelong learning
and describes the transformation of data into wisdom.
The Lifelong Learning
Institute (ages 50 plus) at Harper College provides mature adults with an opportunity to do just that through an array of courses.
His remarks come following the publication of the interim report of Labour's Lifelong Learning
Commission, which says there is support for the idea of a National Education Service offering "free at the point of use" adult education.
"It offers hope for a system of lifelong learning
which is not an 'optional extra' but an integral part of a dynamic, cohesive and learner-centred system."