There is no doubt that the Internet is a powerful enabler for education as it provides access to information, different learning opportunities and new ideas that could contribute to both social and economic development. However, it is important to remember that well over half of the world's population has no direct experience of using the Internet at all.
35 vocational school students achieved the perfect score of 1.0
The state-run Traunstein vocational school II says farewell to 388 pupils. 88 graduates with an average grade of 1.5 received a state award from the government of Upper Bavaria. Of these, 35 achieved the perfect score of 1.0.
Around €10 million for inter-company vocational education and training
The federate state of Baden-Württemberg is providing funding of around 10 million euros to support inter-company vocational education and training courses in 2018. This will ensure the quality of training, enhance readiness for training, and support development opportunities for young people.