Category: vocational education

Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States

Learning for careers: The career pathways movement in the United States

by Nancy Hoffman, Senior Advisor, Jobs for the FutureBob Schwartz, Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Graduate School of EducationOver the last generatio ...
Why it matters if you can’t read this

Why it matters if you can’t read this

by Tanja BastianicStatistician, Directorate for Education and Skills Adults who lack basic skills – literacy and numeracy – are penalised both in ...
How education can spur progress towards inclusive growth

How education can spur progress towards inclusive growth

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsCosta Rica is recognised across Latin America as a leader in education. The country ...
Discover your talent!

Discover your talent!

by Deborah RoseveareHead of the Skills Beyond School Division, Directorate for Education and SkillsLast night I got a taxi home and as often happens, ...
Time, working and learning

Time, working and learning

by Viktoria KisAnalyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsSeven years is the right length for apprenticeships – thought Queen Elizabeth I of England ...