ERIC Number: ED445227
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Modernisation of Vocational Education and Training in the Czech Republic. National Observatory Country Report, 1999.
National Observatory, Prague (Czech Republic).
This report provides an overview of the state of vocational education and training systems in the Czech Republic, in the context of the history and the present economic development of the country. The report is organized in nine sections that cover the following topics: (1) political and socioeconomic background information, including economic development, demographics, and the labor market; (2) modernization of vocational education and training; (3) human resources development, including the preparation of managers and administrators; (4) research on the labor market and vocational education and training; (5) institutions responsible for the educational system, which is very decentralized; (6) legislation; (7) financing of vocational education and training and continuing training; (8) bilateral and multilateral donors to vocational education and training reform; and (9) constraints, challenges, and future needs. The document also contains a list of acronyms and abbreviations, a list of major organizations involved in vocational education and training in the study, a bibliography listing 70 references, a list of reports and proceedings prepared by the Czech National Observatory, 8 tables, and 14 charts. (KC)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Philosophy, Educational Policy, Employment Qualifications, Foreign Countries, International Educational Exchange, Modernization, Postsecondary Education, School Business Relationship, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Vocational Education
For full text: http: //www.etf.eu.int/etfweb.nsf/pages/downloadbycountryfiles/$file/Czech-rep.pdf.
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: European Training Foundation, Turin (Italy).
Authoring Institution: National Observatory, Prague (Czech Republic).
Identifiers - Location: Czech Republic