Call for Papers: 2019 joint Cedefop and OECD Symposium: The next steps for Apprenticeship

OECD Conference Centre, Paris, 7 October 2019 The joint Cedefop/OECD symposium on apprenticeship brings together policy makers, practitioners and researchers from around the world to consider new research and practice exploring the future of apprenticeship provision. Apprenticeship provision has a long history of enabling the transitions for young people from education into sustained skilled employment. …

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Predatory fake journals (PFJ)

"Researchers from 146 countries got their articles published in PFJs". Source Often scientists are unaware of the hidden and predatory practice of the publishers. This predatory practice is threatening the whole scientific system. Here you can find a list of possible predatory publishers. On this list you find publishers offering journals in the TVET field. Often …

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IJRVET: new hosting service provider

IJRVET International Journal for Research in Vocational Education and Training, the official journal of VETNET, is from now on hosted by the Hamburg University Press, the publishing house of the Hamburg State and University Library, Germany. We use the same web address and system (Open Journal System) but you will experience an improved speed. Here …

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Conference “Inclusive Excellence in VET” with VETNET and Cometa

It is not usual to gather in the same conference all the most relevant European stakeholders in the knowledge triangle of VET: providers, researchers, institutions and policy-makers at European level. This event set the pace for a new stronger collaboration for promoting innovation and attractiveness of VET. Inclusive Excellence is the distinctive element in the …

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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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Learning Layers project wins award for Research Excellence in VET of the European Commission

We congratulate Tobias Ley and his research team and partners on winning the VET Excellence Award for their research project LEARNING LAYERS. Learning Layers investigated informal learning in the workplace and developed technology to support practice-based learning in small and medium-sized enterprises. Since 2016 VETNET has been mandated by the European Commission to organize the nomination …

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