​Lithuanian becomes a leader of the international association for non-formal education

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On 10 November the European Association of Institutions of Non-formal Education of Children and Youth (EAICY) has elected a new president. For the first time this post has been taken by the representative of Lithuania – the director of Lithuanian Children and Youth Centre Valdas Jankauskas, the former Vice-President of the association.

9 Ways to Inspire Student Inventors

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Why do we think that all students should be good at everything? We can either be average at everything or exceptional at something. With this in mind, here are some things we need to do to encourage student inventors as we nurture student passions, interests, and strengths.

VIDEO: Youth work and employment through music

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Presentation of report “Youth work and employment through music”, Michael Roberts – Representative of UK Youth, responsible for „Big Music project“ (United Kingdom).

Academic Teaching Doesn't Prepare Students for Life

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​Academics. Most of our current school system revolves around it, and yet, I think it falls miserably short of what our kids need. To be honest, I think our academic system of education is highly overrated, at best. At worst, it destroys a number of our kids. (By Shelley Wright )