Vocational Education and Training

27 octobre 2019

A Community College Goes National

HomeBy Lilah Burke. Rio Salado College's national division targets "education deserts" around the country. Can that strategy work. More...

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House Dems’ Vision for Higher Ed

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Proposal would steer new money to community colleges, restore regulation of for-profit colleges and overhaul student loan repayment. But legislation hinges on Senate. More...

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Biden Plan Focuses on Community Colleges

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Joe Biden released a postsecondary education plan Tuesday that draws a further contrast between his presidential campaign and those of Democratic rivals Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. More...

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Culture Change for Peralta Community College?

HomeBy Madeline St. Amour. The financially troubled two-year college district in the East Bay could face a state takeover unless it makes big changes to its management and communication. More...

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24 octobre 2019

California’s new online community college to open after months of planning

Techno-News BlogCalifornia’s newest two-year institution — the online-only Calbright College — opens on Tuesday and for the first time, and students will be able to register and enroll in programs that are intended to serve an entirely new adult and underemployed population. More...

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Community Colleges Need to Evolve as Students’ Needs Do

Techno-News BlogCentral to the future of community colleges is the ability to build partnerships and collaborations that create efficiencies, while also addressing shared needs. Without this type of reinvention, community colleges run the risk of becoming obsolete. More...

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A Community College Goes National

Techno-News BlogRio Salado College, a mostly online community college in Maricopa County, Ariz., is one of the first community colleges to launch a “national division” targeting students all over the country to take online classes and earn degrees or certificates. More...

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13 octobre 2019

Cedefop's VET toolkit for tackling early leaving at the Skillman.eu International Forum 2019

HomeThe workshop was held within the framework of the 5th edition of the yearly SIF – Skillman.eu International Forum 2019 on “Curriculum design, Sectoral skills development and Ethical issues on Advanced Manufacturing sector” organised by Cedefop's VET toolkit Ambassador Giovanni Crisona. The event took place on October 10th and 11th 2019 in Florence, Italy. Skillman is a worldwide network addressed to introduce skills, competences and innovative curricula for the advanced manufacturing sector within the VET pathways. More...

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Portugal: memorandum of understanding in VET with Germany

HomeThe Portuguese education and labour ministries together with the German education ministry signed a memorandum of understanding on 7 February reinforcing their cooperation in VET, which dates back to 1965. More...

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Malta: financial incentives promoting VET

HomeThe Maltese government is offering incentives for vocational education and training (VET) at all levels of education through financial measures. More...

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