ERIC Number: ED441144
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Internationalising Vocational Education and Training in Europe: Prelude to an Overdue Debate. A Discussion Paper. Conference on Internationalising Vocational Education and Training in Europe (Thessaloniki, Greece, May 25-27, 2000). CEDEFOP Panorama Series.
Sogaard, Jorn, Comp.; Wollschlager, Norbert, Comp.
These 12 papers represent different perspectives concerning internationalization of vocational education and training (VET) in Europe. The papers are: (1) "Internationalisation of Vocational Training in Europe" (Margrethe Vestager); (2) "International Employees Plead for Education and Assistance in Adjusting to Living in Foreign Cultures" (Jean R. McFarland); (3) "Globalisation and Internationalisation: Two Conflicting Discourses? Towards a Multilingual, Ethically Reflective Intercultural Competence" (Karen Risager); (4) "Trends in the Internationalisation of Qualifications" (Tim Oates); (5) "Internationalisation--What Are the Possibilities?" (Jorn Sogaard); (6) "Education and Training in Times of Globalization" (Michael Brater); (7) "The International Challenge for VET" (Kim Moller); (8) "Qualification Development of Internationally Active Skilled Workers--From Mobility of Labour to 'Virtual Mobility'" (Peter Wordelmann); (9) "Trainer Exchanges: A Staff Development Opportunity" (Marilyn Young); (10) "Internationalisation as a Challenge for Vocational Colleges in Europe" (Ronald Monch); (11) "The Internationalisation of VET: The Australian Experience" (Tony Crooks); and (12) "All of Us Must Have a Dream..." (Riccardo Petrella, interviewed by Norbert Wollschlaeger). Each paper contains references. (YLB)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Training, Curriculum Development, Developed Nations, Educational Certificates, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Job Skills, Job Training, Occupational Mobility, Overseas Employment, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Staff Development, Student Certification, Teacher Exchange Programs, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Thessaloniki (Greece).
Identifiers - Location: Australia; Denmark; France; Germany; United Kingdom; United Kingdom (England)