Research development

The World Bank helps Croatia improve the efficiency of investments in research, development and innovation

ZAGREB, September 30, 2021 – The Minister of Science and Education, Radovan Fuchs, and the World Bank’s Country Manager for Croatia, Jehan Arulpragasam, today signed an advisory agreement under which the World Bank will provide technical assistance to help the Croatian government strengthen the effectiveness and institutional capacity of implementation of research and innovation policies […]

Vocational training

Records management solution for professional training

With a significant increase in e-learning over the past 18 months, an Australian technology company has developed a solution to help training organizations continue to meet their stringent assessment and compliance requirements. A recent research report from the National Center for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) found that despite COVID-19 restrictions, the number of subjects delivered […]

Vocational training

Bipartisan push for skills training focuses on funding and programs

Democrats and Republicans say they are pushing for more job training by seeking federal funding and promoting job opportunities that don’t require a bachelor’s degree. At The Hill’sPerfection for today and tomorrowOn Wednesday, Sen. Mike Braun (R-Ind.) said high schools “need to be where we start teaching life skills.” In an interview with Steve Clemons […]

Vocational training

TVET institutions will introduce a German-style dual vocational training system by 2022

Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions across the country will, from 2022, start implementing dual vocational training similar to that underway in Germany. This follows several state-sponsored observation trips to study the German model of TVET, which merges a compulsory work placement with the theoretical training of students in school. The German model […]

Vocational training

Vocational training is essential in India to reduce dependence on jobs in traditional sectors

Today, the idea that to qualify India we must formalize the informal self-learning sector, has gained a lot of traction and it is not hard to see why. The large youth population, which we have often equated with a demographic dividend, needs something tangible to be employable not just in India, but around the world. […]

Vocational training

Vocational training player Aptech launches its EdTech initiative ProAlley.com

Professionally trained gamer Aptech is investing Rs 17 crore in foraying into the edtech segment with its latest addition to the brand – ProAlley.com. With this, the brand intends to reach a new audience segment – ​​self-paced learners who want to learn and build a career in the growing media and entertainment industry from the […]

Research development

Office of Research and Innovation’s Fall Research Development Series Begins September 22 | VTX

In its second year, the Research Development Series will focus this fall on topics designed to help researchers identify international research partners, solve complex problems through convergence research, and understand the value of team science from a federal agency perspective. “The continuation of the research development series provides important support to the Virginia Tech research […]