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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New IJRVET Issue published

The International Journal for Research in Vocational Education and Training (IJRVET) is a double blind peer-reviewed journal. This journal provides full open access to its content on the principle that making research freely and independently available to the science community and the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge and the further development of …

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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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Vocational Skills Week Vienna, November 2018

For the third time, VETNET organised a research workshop during the European Vocational Skills Week in collaboration with and upon the invitation of the European Commission, Employment Social Affairs & Inclusion. Focusing challenges of vocational education and training across the lifespan, four impetus presentations were given and discussed by VETNET researchers from all around the world. The …

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IJRVET: Special Issue published

International Journal for Research in Vocational Education and Training (IJRVET) published today the Special Issue: Social Dimensions and Participation in Vocational Education and Training (Vol 5, No 3). Editors: Franz Kaiser and Susann Krugmann Content with direct links Social Dimensions and Participation in Vocational Education and Training – An Introduction in the Special Issue Franz …

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VET Excellence Awards 2018

You are invited to join in the online voting for the VET Excellence Awards 2018 On behalf of the European Commission, VETNET organised the nomination procedure for the VET excellence award. VETNET proposed two projects. Now, there will be a public voting. You are invited to vote either for the "Learning Layers Project" or the project …

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