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Kuijpers, Marinka; Meijers, Frans – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2017
As a result of the changing notions of work, schools are increasingly acknowledging that they have a strong responsibility in guiding students not only in their academic growth, but also in their career development. This paper presents the results of a study about the effects of teacher training on career dialogues promoting career competency…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Prevocational Education, Career Guidance, Professionalism
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Draaisma, Aniek; Meijers, Frans; Kuijpers, Marinka – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2017
To prepare students for the flexible labour market of nowadays, schools are increasingly acknowledging their responsibility to guide students in their career development. The project "Career Orientation and Guidance in Secondary Vocational Education" was developed to encourage Dutch schools to initiate and/or continue the creation of a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Career Education, Longitudinal Studies, Secondary Education
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Chen, Charles P.; Keats, Amanda – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2016
There is a dearth of research concerning the career development and counselling issues that are relevant for high school students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ). As such, little is known to understand LGBTQ students when it comes to their career-related struggles and needs. This article attempts to examine…
Descriptors: Career Development, High School Students, Student Needs, Homosexuality
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Kettunen, Jaana; Vuorinen, Raimo; Sampson, James P., Jr. – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2013
This article reports the outcomes of a study, undertaken from a phenomenographic perspective, of career practitioners' conceptions of social media usage in career services. Fifteen Finnish career practitioners--representing comprehensive, secondary and higher education as well as public employment services--were interviewed in focus groups. The…
Descriptors: Career Guidance, Counselor Attitudes, Counseling Services, Phenomenology
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Lewin, Cathy; Colley, Helen – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2011
This paper reports some early findings from a research project about the impact on career guidance in England of 14-19 reforms in recent years. We begin by highlighting a paradox in English national policy, since reforms in education and training have created a heightened demand for career guidance, whilst reforms in youth support services have…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Career Guidance, Educational Change, Counselors
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Im, Seongah – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2011
This study examines the varying relationships between vocational identity and differentiation of vocational interests while taking into account levels of profile elevation as the moderator. The participants were 130 high school students who attended a vocational guidance programme at a youth counselling centre in Korea. The relationship between…
Descriptors: Vocational Interests, Identification, Profiles, Career Guidance
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Mittendorff, Kariene; den Brok, Perry; Beijaard, Douwe – British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 2010
The purpose of this study was to examine career conversations between teachers and students in competence-based vocational education in the Netherlands. A total of 32 career conversations were observed and analysed with respect to four elements: content, teacher activities, student activities and relationship. Results showed that career…
Descriptors: Speech Communication, Foreign Countries, Career Guidance, Teacher Student Relationship