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Hiim, Hilde – Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 2020
The status and quality of vocational education and training (VET) represent a challenge in many countries, including Norway. In recent decades the political goal in Norway has been to ensure that vocational programmes at upper secondary level achieve equal status with academic programmes. Considerable efforts have been made to strengthen the…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Vocational Education, Social Status, Foreign Countries
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Hyland, Terry – Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 2019
Researchers investigating learning from primary to higher education have emphasised the crucial role of embodiment in the process of developing knowledge, skills and expertise. In spite of this, the physical or psychomotor aspects of learning are vastly under-researched and undervalued in the literature on vocational education and training (VET).…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Educational Philosophy, Psychomotor Objectives, Psychomotor Skills
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Billett, Stephen – Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 2014
The standing of vocational education is salient for how it is perceived by those who sponsor, participate in and work within it and how its provisions are supported and administered. Yet, this standing continues to be intractably low, compared with other education sectors, more so in some countries than others. The consequences for this low…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Vocational Education, Educational Attitudes, Educational Policy
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Papier, Joy – Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 2010
This article analyses recent national policy on further education and training (FET) college lecturer development in South Africa in the light of more established curricula and practice for the training of vocational teachers internationally. The policy published by the national Department of Education suggests standards for college teaching which…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Education, Vocational Education Teachers, Vocational Education