09 mars 2019

VET’s role in shaping Europe’s future discussed at European Parliament/Cedefop event

HomeThe French MEP was the Parliament rapporteur in the reform of Cedefop’s Founding Regulation which dated from the agency’s creation in 1975. The new Regulation came into force on 20 February. More...

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Lithuania: 2018 VET status review – Establishing a monitoring system

HomeOn 11 December 2018, the second edition of a vocational education and training status review was published for the general public and all parties concerned. More...

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Skillsnet e-bulletin: February - January 2019

HomeThe highlight of the February - January 2019 issue of Skillsnet e-bulletin refers to our Skills Panorama new blog “Four questions and answers for career guidance!”. More...

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Cyprus: access to training programmes for all registered unemployed

HomeThe standard multi-company training programmes are one of the schemes of the Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus (HRDA) with high participation rates. The main aim of the scheme is the participation of employed people in training programmes, designed and implemented by certified vocational training centres (VTCs) to satisfy companies’ training needs. More...

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Austria: significant increases in CVET participation especially in small enterprises

HomeStatistics Austria published in 2018 a report on the latest available survey data on continuing vocational education and training (CVET), using data collected in 2015 as part of the Fifth European continuing vocational training survey (CVTS5). More...

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05 mars 2019

Insight into Community College Students and Challenges of Online Education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "mfeldstein.com logo"By . Inside Higher Ed reported today on a new survey report on community colleges and challenges that students face. More...

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04 mars 2019

How Tallahassee Community College repurposed its educational technology to boost student success

eCampus NewsAs the vice president for information technology at a public community college, I am always looking for creative solutions to our toughest campus challenges. This helps us overcome the fact that we find ourselves frequently constrained by limited financial resources. More...

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'Google isn't interested in degrees': is the UK snobby about technical education?

The GuardianThe vice-chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire and the president of Germany’s Hamburg University of Technology on whether vocational training is fit for purpose. More...

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03 mars 2019


By Matt Reed. Kudos to Steve Robinson, the President of Owens Community College in Toledo, for attacking the community college stigma directly. He has even started a hashtag on Twitter -- #endccstigma -- to organize the campaign. More...

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Get Me Rewrite!

By Matt Reed. This week the South Jersey Times published an unsigned editorial that, if taken seriously, could do real harm. It piles misunderstandings, simplistic readings of data, and stereotypes on top of each other in the name of, well, it’s not entirely clear. If I were the editor, I would have sent it back for a rewrite. More...

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