Vocational training

Vocational training helps boost rural revitalization in Xinjiang: resident_英语频道_央视网(cctv.com)

URUMQI, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) — Faculties and students of vocational training institutes in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region said on Sunday that the region promotes vocational training for rural employment and entrepreneurship to stimulate rural revitalization. They denounced allegations of so-called “human rights abuses” and “forced labor” in the region as baseless and malicious […]

Research development

Auburn projects receive $1.6 million in latest round of public research development funding

Body of the article Auburn University received $1.6 million in research grants from the state of Alabama through the Alabama Research Development and Enhancement Fund. The grants, administered by the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs, are for research and development of four different sustainability projects housed at Samuel Ginn College of Engineering. Of […]

Professional courses

Shikho Acquires Professional Online Course Platform Bohubrihi to Expand Product Offering

Shikho, the Dhaka-based EdTech startup, has confirmed that it has acquired Bohubrihi, one of the country’s leading online professional course platforms, according to a press release. This decision marks an acceleration of Shikho’s broader vision to provide quality education and teaching to learners of all ages in Bangladesh. Shikho, which already provided students with affordable […]

Short courses

Short courses aim to bring Einstein’s science into the classroom

Teachers and those who wish to change the way science is taught at an early age through the introduction of modern Einsteinian concepts of space, matter and time are encouraged to enroll in new micro-certification courses at the University of Western Australia. The courses, which are offered as part of the summer school and again […]

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Vocational Training – Western Quebec School Board

For any request concerning availability or registration for a course or program, please contact the vocational training center in your region directly: *New in 2020: Become a beneficiary attendant in a CHSLD With the new training certificate in support skills for patient services in healthcare establishments, the Government of Quebec wants to make it easier […]

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Improving vocational training in Cambodia with Swiss watchmaking

Cambodia is open again, but Jessica Thakur, a technical advisor at the Prince Horology Vocational Training Center, has no plans to return home anytime soon. Thakur, from a small town outside Melbourne, is busy with work at the Prince Horology School of Watchmaking which was launched shortly after the COVID-19 pandemic began. While previously based […]

Research development

Low investment in research development is stifling Nigeria’s growth —Professor Okonedo, new VC, Pan-Atlantic University

Professor Enase Okonedo, a well-known scholar and seasoned administrator, was recently named the incoming Vice-Chancellor of Pan-Atlantic University. This appointment makes her the first woman to hold such a position in the establishment. In this interview with DANIEL ABEL, she talks about her academic journey and plans for the institution as she prepares to run […]

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Statement from the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training

The Ministry of Education, Technology and Vocational Training wishes to inform the public that the ministry and its stakeholders are in consultation with the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) regarding the CAPE results of the June/July 2021 exams. Following the publication of the grades, it was brought to our attention that the grades obtained by some […]

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Switzerland renews its declaration on vocational training with the United States

US Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh and Swiss President Guy Parmelin signed the memorandum of understanding. It follows previous cooperation agreements over the past six years. Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Swiss President Guy Parmelin has approved a declaration of intent aimed at strengthening cooperation with the United States in the field […]

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Government urged to provide free vocational training…because education fails to meet labor market demands

An education system that does not respond to labor market demands, poor coordination of the institutional framework and historical structural weaknesses in the economy are among the issues that contribute to high youth unemployment in the country. For this, the government was advised to provide free technical and vocational training (TVET) and establish more technical […]

Short courses

Short courses offer a pathway to future proof your career for the world of tomorrow

Despite the obvious difficulties, the pandemic has also brought considerable time to reflect and reassess our life priorities. Whether our goals relate to family, career, education, travel, or some combination, we all look to the future with a renewed sense of curiosity and optimism. That’s why now is the perfect time to consider upgrading in […]

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Cleveland Clinic Professional Autism Training Program

CLEVELAND – Nearly half of 25-year-olds with autism have never held paid employment, according to autism speaks. But research shows that jobs that encourage independence can help reduce autism symptoms. A program at Cleveland Clinic works to prepare students with autism for the job market. Five days a week, Jack Cummings is at work. “I […]

Vocational training

The ECJ considers that time spent on compulsory vocational training can be working time

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) found that external training required by an employer outside normal working hours can be qualified as ‘working time’ within the meaning of the Working Time Directive. The claimant, an employee, was required to physically attend training at an external location determined by the employer and was subject to the […]

Vocational training

Vice-President inaugurates “Kausalya Sadanam” – a vocational training center for rural women – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

New Delhi: Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today stressed the need to build an inclusive society that is sensitive to the needs of people with disabilities. He said people with special needs need empathy, not sympathy. Interacting today with staff and trainees at the “Composite Regional Center (CRC) for Skills Development and Rehabilitation of […]

Research development

Dagapela MSS launches research development center

Choki Wangmo | Tsirang Coinciding with the 66th birthday of His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, Dagapela Middle Secondary School inaugurated its research development center and launched its first research seminar, on the theme “Research-action: an approach for teaching and Effective Learning” on November 11. The seminar is now expected to be an annual event […]

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How the Swiss model of vocational training can create jobs for young people in Kenya

Ideas & Debate How the Swiss model of vocational training can create jobs for young people in Kenya Wednesday, November 10, 2021 National Industrial Training Authority director for industrial training William Mwanza (left) and Hilti Foundation CEO Wallner Werner (centre) at the launch of an apprenticeship project in Nairobi last month. PICTURES | DIANA NGILA […]

Research development

UA, Mercedes-Benz and Alabama Power collaborate on electric vehicle research and development

As the automotive world goes electric, Alabama wants its automakers to keep up. A new partnership between the University of Alabama, Alabama Power and Mercedes-Benz could make that possible. The university’s board of trustees has approved the creation of the Alabama Mobility and Power Center, which its creators hope will be a premier research and […]

Vocational training

University graduates seeking vocational training

More and more university graduates have turned in recent years, in a context of financial crisis and high unemployment, to the studies offered by vocational training institutes (IEK), hitherto relatively shunned. Research conducted by the Center for Educational Policy Development of the General Confederation of Greek Workers (KANEP-GSEE) has shown that, compared to ten years […]

Short courses

Sports short courses in the latest PSC project

LEARNING never stops. He is the focus of the Philippine Sports Commission’s (PSC) latest project dubbed MAKE It Sports. MAKE (Modules for Asynchronous Knowledge Enhancement) It Sports is designed to provide information on different topics of daily life, touching on the frontiers of sports such as law, medicine, economics and technology, among others. This is […]

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TERI expands vocational training for people with disabilities

SAN MARCOS, Nov. 1 – TERI, a San Diego North County-based nonprofit serving people with developmental disabilities, is set to expand its vocational training for people with developmental disabilities at its center professional Tom & Mary Tomlinson on the Charles R. Cono TERI Life Campus in San Marcos. The research-based expanded vocational training, developed by […]

Short courses

When ‘Short Courses’ Are Enough

This transcript has been edited for clarity. Matthew F. Watto, MD: Hello Curbsiders. We’re going to be talking about some antibiotic pearls today. Paul, would you tell them about our great guest and who we will be trying to channel on this video? Paul N. Williams, MD: These pearls are culled from our podcast on […]

Research development

World leaders tasked with $100 billion a year in research and development funding to control global warming | The Guardian Nigeria News

• UN calls for rapid action and does not seek subsidized cooking gas As more than 100 world leaders and over 20,000 delegates from around the world converged on Glasgow for the 26th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26) climate change conference which kicked off yesterday, renowned global environmentalist, Bjorn Lomborg called […]

Vocational training

Government Announces Additional Investment of $200 Million in Technical and Vocational Training

The Ministry of Education reiterated its commitment to technical and vocational training in the country. The ministry announces that it will invest an additional $200 million in technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in the country, as it did in 2020. Last year’s $200 million investment was approved by parliament to support the government’s […]