10 novembre 2015

VET providers key to raising employability

HomeA survey was conducted prior to the conference and the top five replies of EfVET members to the question what the primary role of VET will be by 2020 were: to satisfy labour market needs, to provide people with 21st century skills, to address youth unemployment, to link businesses with education systems and to promote parity of esteem with other educational pathways. More...

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Cedefop and IZA explore skills and skill mismatch

HomeCedefop, in collaboration with the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), hosted an expert workshop on skills and skill mismatch on 29-30 October in Thessaloniki. More...

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Cedefop at global agenda summit

HomeThe summit – the world’s largest brainstorming event, according to its organisers – brings together thought leaders of the WEF’s Network of Global Agenda Councils, comprising more than 80 groups of experts from academia, business, civil society, international organisations and government. More...

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ESJ survey insights – Skill shortages in the European Union

HomeCedefop research shows that genuine skill shortages are only present in specific sectors and occupations and affect dynamic enterprises, while many firms face recruitment difficulties due to job offers of poor quality. More...

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How VET fights early leaving from education and training

HomeStakeholders and policy-makers from 15 countries took part in a Cedefop workshop on evaluating impact and success for vocational education and training (VET) policies to tackle early leaving from education and training (ELET) on 21 October in Brussels. More...

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European conference on engaging SMEs in apprenticeship - still time to register!

HomeCedefop’s second apprenticeship conference, on 9 and 10 November in Thessaloniki, is addressed to a wide range of stakeholders with a role in supporting small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in increasing their offer on apprenticeships. More...

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Engaging SMEs in apprenticeships – Cedefop conference

HomeFollowing on from the success of the first European apprenticeship conference in 2014, Cedefop’s second such event, on 9 and 10 November in Thessaloniki, will be a learning experience addressed to a wide range of stakeholders with a role in helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) increase their apprenticeship offer. More...

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Deutschland vor silbernen Zeiten: Prognosen zu Qualifikationsangebot und nachfrage

HomeDeutschland ist neben Frankreich, Österreich, Schweden und dem Vereinigten Königreich eines von mehreren Ländern, die heute einen höheren Beschäftigungsstand aufweisen als vor der Wirtschaftskrise. Dennoch sagen Prognosen für Deutschland bis 2025 vorläufig einen Beschäftigungsrückgang voraus – und das trotz des Wirtschaftswachstums. Mehr...

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Vocational training counteracts and helps prevent early leaving from education and training

HomeVocational education and training (VET) can help attract young people with different abilities and learning backgrounds to education. It also plays a decisive role in retaining them in the education system or reintegrating them after a drop-out experience. More...

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The first quarter of 2015 brings worldwide record investments in ed-tech

Résultat de recherche d'images pour The first semester of 2015 has registered a surge in ed-tech investments around the globe, which according to some reports might be over 2.51 billion dollars, compared to the record high 2.42 billion  invested in learning technology companies in all of 2014. Five years ago, investments in this sector totalled about 600 million dollars.
These promising figures are included in a report released by Ambient Insight analysing investments in learning technology companies in 118 countries. More...

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