It is easy to recognize changes when we look behind. It is harder to predict the future. However, by combining later history with what we can see around us, we…
Workplace learning is an essential part of the overall effort to equip employees with the skills they need in the coming years.
When Technical Vocational Education and Training exclude individuals or groups, the education loses something. By excluding someone or excluding specific groups, the development of skills will suffer. Anyone or any group can contribute to developing different kinds of crafts, and all people and groups of people can contribute in different ways.
Industry 4.0 introduces technologies like Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and IoT. These technologies are the future building blocks of Technical and Vocational Education and Training. Digital knowledge is essential for teachers.
You need both excellent technical and non-technical skills to perform well and give value to the salary your employer pays to you.
In many schools, it is typical for a student’s day to primarily consist of sitting at a desk, listening to a teacher lecture, and taking notes in preparation for an…
Human learning has always had a focus on the environment, the sustainable development. We have been engaged in nature ever since we began interacting with our surroundings and thinking about…
The digital world is increasingly penetrating the education and skills domain. Technology has gradually been used to deliver education, knowledge, and skills in new and innovative ways.
As for all professionals, teachers need adequate support to live up to the expectations set in their work and to help their students achieve their full potential.
The managerial approach to higher education governance has been around for the last 20 years or so. One aspect of managerialism is the centralization of decision-making. In itself, centralization is not necessarily a bad thing. It can create efficiencies and result in more effective decision-making. However, when the structure results in a divide between the academic and administrative areas, the ones who can suffer most are the students.