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Secondary education has a longer history in Europe, where grammar schools or academies date from as early as the 6th century, in the form of public schools, fee-paying schools, or charitable educational foundations, which themselves date even further back. There are movements for education reforms, such as for improving quality and efficiency of education towards relevance in students’ lives and efficient problem solving in modern or future society at large, or for evidence-based education methodologies. A right to education has been recognized by some governments and the United Nations. Global initiatives aim at achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 4, which promotes quality education for all. All articles published by MDPI are made immediately available worldwide under an open access license. No special permission is required to reuse all or part of the article published by MDPI, including figures and tables.
- Some education systems may offer vocational education programs during ISCED level 2 providing skills relevant to employment.
- If the largest generation of young people in history is prepared for the transition to work, the potential for global progress is unlimited.
- Deploying, using, and managing various tools or platforms for education typically imply an increase in