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FWE Webinar | What Works: Lessons on (Post-) Secondary Vocational Education Worldwide

January 18 @ 9:30 am UTC-4

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Date: January 18th, 2022

Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am EST (UTC-4)

Topic: Lessons on (post-) secondary vocational education worldwide

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Abstract:

The Forum for World Education has been discussing alternative paths to careers in different countries. In this webinar, we are continuing this theme with efforts to create new pipelines from secondary to postsecondary institutions in Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America. All our participants focus on preparing young people for successful entry into current and future workplaces.

Themes:

  • Shifting nature of jobs skills within and across nations
  • Rapidly changing skills requirements within jobs
  • Imperative to improve equity in opportunities and outcomes
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Program

FORUM for WORLD EDUCATION                  January 18th, 2022                  Zoom Webinar

THEME: Lessons on (post-) secondary vocational education worldwide

January 18th, 2022
9:30 am EST

Opening

 

 

FWE Representative Wilfried Hartmann
Professor Emeritus of Comparative and International Education, University of Hamburg & Member of the FWE Academic Committee
 

Keynote

 

Moderator Andrea Detmer
Former Associate Director for Innovation in Engineering, Catholic University of Chile and a specialist in innovation, policy, and socio-emotional learning in higher education.
Panel Discussion Marco Lietz
Head of International Projects, Bildungswerk der Baden -Württembergischen Wirtschaft

Alice Amegah
Education Ph.D. candidate and President of the African Society, University of Cambridge.

Katherine Caves
Lab Director of the Center for the Economics and Management of Education and Training Systems) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Stephanie Matseleng Allais
Research Chair of Skills Development and Professor of Education at the Centre for Researching Education and Labor, Wits University

 

Speakers
Wilfried Hartmann
Professor Emeritus of Comparative and International Education, University of Hamburg & Member of the FWE Academic Committee
Biography
Andrea Detmer
Former Associate Director for Innovation in Engineering, Catholic University of Chile and a specialist in innovation, policy, and socio-emotional learning in higher education.
Biography
Marco Lietz
Head of International Projects, Bildungswerk der Baden -Württembergischen Wirtschaft
Biography
Alice Amegah
Education Ph.D. candidate and President of the African Society, University of Cambridge.
Biography
Katherine Caves
Lab Director of the Center for the Economics and Management of Education and Training Systems) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Biography
Stephanie Matseleng Allais
Research Chair of Skills Development and Professor of Education at the Centre for Researching Education and Labor, Wits University
Biography