vocational education

An official government report laid out its aims to assimilate Muslim ethnic minorities and root out extremism.
A school system is never finished, and teachers are the change makers. The answer to your question lies, I believe, in three
"The 45-minute intensive and technical warm up is also a key part of the class," Bashir added. "This is a way for kids to
Jane Frances Ngoinsay Mufua, Combating Trafficking of Young Girls through Awareness Raising, Fundong, Cameroon. Community
We asked students about their careers after leaving technical school, to what extent where they relevant for the actual labor
Please help us in congratulating our seven recent recipients! Joyce Kebedi Kidanda, Vikabo Women Empowerment Group, Nairobi
When I immigrated to the U.S. from the U.K. back in 1983, I arrived proudly with a beauty school diploma that would let me
Although Gap Years have been around for a long time, America is just waking up to the trend. The fact we are already talking about this issue at the beginning of our formal association is indicative that we will achieve this diversity gap quicker than our formal academy friends.
I am finally sitting in the foundation of my being. An artist-academic-activist, a Black woman who speaks her mind, I have been through hell and back and managed to individuate within an historically white institution.
Let's not trivialize that pathway to economic security, let's not frown upon it from an elitist view of the four year college gold standard. Let's fund skill set training, support the small business entrepreneurs on our Main Street and revive the memories of what built opportunity for so many.
Selingo's indictment of higher education is, at times, spot on. Undergraduates don't work as their predecessors. Grade inflation
New York is an environment where the public isn't told, doesn't know and worse, doesn't care about their government's role in carelessly inflating the cost of living. Which leaves us with a city where the blocks blur together like rest stops on a godforsaken interstate as only chains like Dunkin' Donuts, Chase Bank, Rite Aid and Subway sandwiches can afford to set up shop.
Thus, the old ways of evaluating educational institutions have become obsolete. Teaching and learning can now easily be exported
In September, I wrote about how the word "education" came up only seven times during the second Republican debate. In this week's debate, education was mentioned only five times, but since the debate was only two hours versus three, I'm willing to call that progress.
Politicians like Pat McGrory, Rick Scott and alas, Marco Rubio seem to consider the general pursuit of knowledge not only a waste of time but a waste of taxpayer dollars.
And it's not just industry and economy who see a good business case. With the rising cost of traditional education pathways
It's no coincidence that the Middle East and North Africa region, with the highest unemployment rate in the world, witnessed large-scale social and political unrest in 2011. Youth expressed their chronic dissatisfaction with a society in which they could not participate, contribute, and develop.
"We need to broaden the way we look at education, from just school and workplace, to creating a feedback system with both."
A college degree is not the answer for all people. There is a need to boost vocational training for the U.S. population at large. Better worker training means better services and safety for all Americans. Labor unions like the Teamsters make it happen every day.