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ILO in action: Youth employment

ILO in action: Youth employment

More than 1 in 5 young persons are not in employment, education or training. 3 out of 4 of these are women. And over 65 Million young women & men are looking for a job. While most young people who Read more…


Global Employment Trends for Youth 2015

Global Employment Trends for Youth 2015

“The news on youth employment is starting to look a bit better: the International Labour Organization just released the 2015 Global Employment Trends for Youth. This report shows that global unemployment numbers for 15 to 24 year-olds have dropped by Read more…


My First Job: Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

My First Job: Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

♪♪ (music playing) ♪♪ Secretary Arne Duncan: My first summer job was actually when I was pretty young, I think around six or seven years old and working in my mother’s after school program. My job at the end of Read more…


Education Revolution at SHS Final

When I got suspended, I would stay home and drink. I hated my life. Um, I grabbed a couple of belts and hung ’em on a door and strapped them together and tried to hang myself. There’s people behind me, Read more…


Why 30 is not the new 20 | Meg Jay

Why 30 is not the new 20 | Meg Jay

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast When I was in my 20s, I saw my very first psychotherapy client. I was a Ph.D. student in clinical psychology at Berkeley. She was a 26-year-old woman named Alex. Now Alex walked into Read more…


Employment First for Transitioning Youth

Employment First for Transitioning Youth

(Music playing) Hi, I’m Jessica Stehle with Virginia’s Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services. I’m here today to talk with you about Employment First and how it impacts transitioning youth. Employment First is based on the premise that all people, Read more…


Community Employment Services – Success Story

Community Employment Services – Success Story

[music plays throughout] [Zachary Simmons] Humber Community Employment Services has played a crucial role in my success because it really gave me the confidence that I needed to continue to do those little steps. I had landed the job by Read more…


Inclusive education: a way to think differently about difference | Peter Walker | TEDxAdelaide

Inclusive education: a way to think differently about difference | Peter Walker | TEDxAdelaide

Translator: Peter Walker Reviewer: Leonardo Silva Your business is doing well. So much so that you decide to advertise for a new position. The applications start coming in and they’re looking good. As you’re going through the short-listing process, flicking Read more…


A 12-year-old app developer | Thomas Suarez

A 12-year-old app developer | Thomas Suarez

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Thu-Huong Ha I’ve always had a fascination for computers and technology, and I made a few apps for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. I’d like to share a couple with you today. My first app Read more…


De-Grading Education | Elizabeth Wissner-Gross | TEDxBeaconStreet

De-Grading Education | Elizabeth Wissner-Gross | TEDxBeaconStreet

Translator: Christopher Phillips Reviewer: Nada Qanbar Like many Americans, when I read that American high school students are lagging behind students in 20 other countries in reading, math, and science, I was bothered. With all the great opportunities that we Read more…