Vocational Education and Training
30 septembre 2018

University plays a crucial role for Calif. ag

University Business Magazine logoIn recent years, I’ve had the good fortune to visit and work with some of California’s most successful trade schools and career-technical education programs. More...

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Police investigate stabbing at Tallahassee Community College

University Business Magazine logoPolice are on the scene of a stabbing on the campus of Tallahassee Community College. More...

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27 septembre 2018

To fix higher education funding, we also need to fix vocational education

The ConversationYesterday the shadow education minister, Tanya Plibersek, announced Labor plans to invest an additional A$174 million in the higher education sector if there’s a change of government at the next election. Plus...

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24 septembre 2018

Summer Gains in Alamo

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. A Texas community college system has had some success offering free summer courses to encourage students to pursue full-time status, but questions remain about why more students aren't taking up the offer. More...

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Building Community for Part-Time Students

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Officials at Boston’s Bunker Hill Community College are finding that students are more likely to re-enroll in learning communities that offer mentors and additional advising. More...

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S.C. Technical Colleges to Grant 4-Year Manufacturing Degrees

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. South Carolina technical colleges received formal permission on Wednesday to offer bachelor's degrees in advanced manufacturing technology. More...

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23 septembre 2018

Building Community for Part-Time Students

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Research has shown that the more college credits students take per term, the more likely they are to graduate — and on time. More...

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10 septembre 2018

Government promotes TVET sector as ‘preferable’ option

By Gilbert Nganga. Kenya has kicked off a series of reforms to drive up the growth of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions, to hit an enrolment target of 3.1 million over the next five years. This will place the institutions under a new tighter regulatory regime to boost the quality of learning and increase access to post-school education. More...

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06 septembre 2018

VET Learning Object Repository

VET Learning Object Repository
Australia is moving ahead very quickly with learning objects and this Green Paper - undated except for the year - looks at the need to establish eductaion and training guidelines for learning objects and poses a series of questions related to the design and implementation of such a system. More...

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25 août 2018

Calif. to community colleges: Graduate more students or lose your funding

University Business Magazine logoCalifornia’s politicians and educators are getting serious about how to solve an immense and vexing problem — the graduation rate at the community colleges. More...

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