Tag: continuing education

Educational biographies in Germany: From secondary school general education to lifelong learning?

Author: Harry Friebel, University of Hamburg Summary:  This article addresses the change in the transitional process from secondary school general education to gainful employment within the framework of societal modernisation processes in Germany. We analyse the relationship between the options

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Engaging in continuing education and training: Learning preferences of worker-learners in the health and community services industry

Authors: Sarojni Choy, Stephen Billett and Ann Kelly: Griffith University, Brisbane Edition: Volume 53, Number 1, April 2013 Summary: Current tertiary education and training provisions are designed mainly to meet the learning needs of those preparing for entry into employment and

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The emergence of continuing education in China

Author/s: Xiao Chen and Gareth Davey Edition: Volume 48, Number 1, April 2008 Summary: This article reports on continuing education in China. It discusses the emergence of the field in the 1980s, the Chinese characteristics of continuing education, recent developments,

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