Upcoming VET conference NordYrk – Call for abstracts!

NordYrk 2021 Conference - Call for abstracts! Provided by per.andersson@liu.se, Linköping University, Sweden The NordYrk 2021 conference will be hosted by Linköping University, Sweden, June 7–9. Deadline for submission of abstracts is January 31, 2021. Save the dates! The conference will, if possible, take place at one of the campuses in either Linköping or Norrköping. …

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UPDATE: European Vocational Skills Week (EVSW) – 09 to 13 November 2020

Registration for the VETNET/BIBB workshop during the EVSW is still open. Follow this link to register for the EVSW by 6 November to participate, e.g. additionally at the awards ceremony of the VET research award - and then head forward to inscribe for the VETNET/BIBB workshop here, if you have not already done it. Please, …

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European Vocational Skills Week (EVSW) – 09 to 13 November 2020

VETNET will run a research workshop during the EVSW on "VET research in Europe: topics, structures and cooperation". You are invited to attend the online workshop on Wednesday, 11 November 2020 from 9:00 to 13:00. The workshop is organised together with the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung BIBB), Germany and in cooperation with the …

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German Teacher and Education Union is committed to strengthening political education in vocational training

Provided by franz.kaiser@uni-rostock.de, ibp, Universität Rostock In a nationwide conference on vocational training, the German Trade Union for Education and Science (GEW) adopted a resolution to strengthen political education. This is available in English at the end of a documentation of the conference with the written presentations in German. It contains also a contribution by …

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Call for expression of Interest to support the development of Toolkit for Core Skills

Provided by mantas.sekmokas@gmail.com, independent expert International Labour Organization (ILO), a UN agency, invites Expression of Interest to support the development of Toolkit for Core Skills that aims to provide guidance and good practices for the successful adaptation of #coreskills in national #education and #training system. In case you have experience in developing policy guidance, operational …

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Conference Bursary for Emerging East European Researchers

The Edge Foundation is planning to sponsor the participation of 3-4 emerging researchers from East Europe, who would participate at ECER with a research presentation and in a panel discussion. See below for outline of the panel session. If you know someone who may be interested in this, please ask them to send Andrea Laczik …

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VET in the Spotlight – Crossing Boundaries Conference in Valencia

On May 2nd and 3rd, the 3rd Crossing Boundaries in VET conference took place in Valencia, Spain. The thematic focus of the conference was: "Pedagogical Concerns and Market Demands". There were 65 papers presented and over 100 people attended the conference. There was considerable participation of Spanish researchers, from the universities of Coruña, Santiago, Tarragona, …

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ECER 2019/VETNET: Call for proposals

European Conference on Educational Research (ECER), Hamburg, 2-6 September 2019 The call for proposal for ECER 2019 is open until 31 January 2019. We encourage proposals with different theoretical and methodological backgrounds. Proposals are welcome that discuss the conference theme "Education in an Era of Risk - the Role of Educational Research for the Future" …

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