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Inspired by: scientists/researchers » Basic education ends in the age of 18

version: 2 / updated: 2009-09-11
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Originally submitted by: Yair Sharan
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Source of inspiration

Scientists/researchers (incl. reports, plans and statements)

The source of the Wild Card is

interviewing vice president of tel aviv University


(max. 9 words)

Basic education ends in the age of 18


(approx. 150 words)
Please describe the Wild Card (approx. 150 words)
Basic education including highschool and first degree education (Bsc/BA) of today will be completed by the age of 18. Highschool education will be achieved by the age of 15 . Compulsory education system will include first degree for everyone. The entire education system including universities will change.


education, universities, schools,

Type of event

Human planned (e.g. terrorist attack or funded scientific breakthrough)

Type of emergence

please select (if any) describe related trend or situation
An extreme extension of a trend/development/situation
(e.g. Increased global warming leads to a total ban on fossil fuels)
The need for higher education in the working force together with new education systems and programs cause this change. i

Type of systems affected

Human-built Systems - E.g. organisations, processes, technologies, etc.




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please select
Level 3: important for the European Union
Level 4: important for the whole world