vocational education Tag

Cross-posted at Education Week. Most work requires both academic knowledge as well as skill and craft knowledge.  That is true for both the carpenter and the surgeon.  It is just as true now as it was 1,000 years ago that the best way to acquire craft...

With 70 percent of young people participating, Switzerland’s vocational education and training (VET) system is a world leader in preparing young people for the high-skill, in-demand jobs now powering the strong Swiss economy. The Center on International Education Benchmarking’s recent report—Gold Standard: The Swiss Vocational...