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The Challenges of the 21st Century for Vocational Education and Training. International Conference on Vocational Education and Training Proceedings (Helsinki, Finland, August 24-28, 1997) [microform] / Johanna Lasonen, Ed
Bib ID 5609305
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Jyvaskyla Univ. (Finland). Inst. for Educational Research
Description [S.l.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1997 
458 p. 
ISBN 9789513900359

The following are among the 52 papers included: "A Vision of Vocational Education and Training for the Approaching Millennium" (Mndebele); "Challenges for the 21st Century for Technical-Vocational Education and Training from Global, Regional and National Perspectives" (Basu); "A Customer-Oriented Approach for Curriculum Development in Vocational Education" (Chao); "Banking Education and Training in Hong Kong" (Ho); "Environmental Education for Sustainability" (Parkin, Lawrence); "Global Trends in the Workplace" (Farmer); "Intersectoral Approach to Literacy and VET (Vocational Education and Training)" (Washi); "New Designs for the Two-Year Institution of Higher Education" (Copa, Ammentorp, Jilk); "Restructuring Vocational Education and Training in Swaziland" (Mndebele); "Student Learning in Vocational Education" (Liljefelt); "Students' Motives for Making Study Choices with Increased Freedom in Constructing Their Study Programs" (Makinen, Vuorinen); "The Challenge for Vocational Education and Training in Hong Kong as Part of the 'One Country Two Systems' Philosophy" (Boardman); "The Challenges of the 21st Century for Vocational-Technical Education in Taiwan, Republic of China" (Wu); "Expert Learners Workshops Project" (Corrigan, Lee); "Link between Education and Training and Economic Growth" (Ashton, Sung, James); "Vocational Education and Training Projects in Developing Countries" (Herschbach); "Vocational Course/Program Evaluation" (Campbell); "Finding New Strategies for Post-16 Education to Promote Parity of Esteem between Vocational and General/Academic Education by Networking in Seven European Countries" (Lasonen); "Bildung through Vocational Education" (Volanen); "Joint Venture Partnerships between Vocational Education and Training, and Businesses" (Campbell); "Job Performance Aids" (Campbell); "The Challenge of Functional Foreign-Language Literacy" (Johnson); "Adult Learning in the Vocational Education Context"(Bellis); "Shaping the Work Life"(Heidegger); "Do Joint European Vocational Training Standards Stand a Chance?" (Sellin); "Implementation of National Standards for the International Labor Market" (Hull, Matthews); "International Networks as Resources for Vocational Education and Training" (Dunham); "Network-Based Flexible Learning" (Majumdar, Das); "The Need for Strategic Alliances-Networks in VET" (Hollanders); "A Comparison of Occupational Programs in the Comprehensive High Schools among the U.S.A., Japan and Taiwan" (Lee); "Identification and Utilization of Education Trends for Cooperative Education Enhancement" (Leventhal); and "Nursing Student Information Network" (Saranto). (MN)


Availability: Institute for Educational Research, University of Jyvaskyla, P.O. Box 35, SF-40351, Jyvaskyla, Finland (180 Finnish marks).

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18:

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Adult Education.  |  Adult Literacy.  |  Business Education.  |  Cooperative Education.  |  Core Curriculum.  |  Curriculum Development.  |  Developing Nations.  |  Education Work Relationship.  |  Educational Change.  |  Educational Needs.  |  Educational Practices.  |  Educational Trends.  |  Employment Qualifications.  |  Entrepreneurship.  |  Environmental Education.  |  Foreign Countries.  |  Futures (of Society)  |  Global Approach.  |  Higher Education.  |  Information Networks.  |  Inservice Teacher Education.  |  International Cooperation.  |  International Educational Exchange.  |  Job Training.  |  Labor Market.  |  Lifelong Learning.  |  Literacy Education.  |  Nursing Education.  |  Partnerships in Education.  |  School Business Relationship.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Standards.  |  Teacher Education.  |  Two Year Colleges.  |  Vocational Education.  |  Vocational Education Teachers.  |  Womens Education.  |  Business Incubators
Form/genre Collected Works, Proceedings.  |  Reports, Research.
Other authors/contributors Lasonen, Johanna, editor  |  Jyvaskyla Univ. (Finland). Inst. for Educational Research
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