Call for Chapter: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Education

This book will explore the concepts of innovation and entrepreneurship through multiple lenses in the context of education. Mixing equal parts of theory and practice, this volume takes a closer look on how innovation and entrepreneurship are approached around the globe as disciplines, methods, and mindsets. Focusing on ubiquitous learning and transcending the borders of …

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IJRVET: User Statistic Summary

The first issue of our open-access-journal International Journal for Research in Vocational Education and Training (IJRVET) was published end of august 2014. End of august 2015 we published our 4th issue - time for a summary (see chart). In the chart are just the users on our journal-page (http://www.ijrvet.net) listed. Besides the journal-page the articles …

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Identifying entrepreneurial challenges

Yvette Baggen, Jakob Mainert, Thomas Lans, Harm J. A. Biemans, Samuel Greiff & Martin Mulder (2015). Linking complex problem solving to opportunity identification competence within the context of entrepreneurship. International Journal of Lifelong Education. Volume 34, Issue 4 [Details]  Today's working life is increasingly characterized by entrepreneurial challenges. Entrepreneurial challenges start at an individual level …

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Publication: Working and Learning in Times of Uncertainty. Challenges to Adult, Professional and Vocational Education

Bohlinger, Haake, Jørgensen, Toiviainen and Wallo (Eds.) (2015): Working and Learning in Times of Uncertainty. Challenges to Adult, Professional and Vocational Education. Sense Publishers. 244 pages [Link]. The book analyses the challenges of globalisation and uncertainty impacting on working and learning at individual, organisational and societal levels. Each of the contributions addresses two overall questions: …

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New issue of IJRVET (Vol. 2, Issue 2)

The International Journal for Research in Vocational Education and Training (IJRVET) has just published a new issue. Topics are: Twenty Years of Basic Vocational Education Provision in Spain; Uncertified and Teaching: Industry Professionals in Career and Technical Education Classrooms in the USA; Current Practices at Polytechnics in Bangladesh and its Effects in Competence Development; Training …

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