Tag: Germany

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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Competency-based training: different perceptions in Australia and Germany

Author/s: Silke Hellwig Edition: Volume 46, Number 1, April 2006 Summary: The German dual apprenticeship system has traditionally been viewed as an effective system for generating a highly skilled workforce in the trades, crafts and service sectors. In addition, countries

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Lifelong learning in German learning cities/regions

Author/s: Denise Reghenzani-Kearns and Peter Kearns Edition: Volume 52, Number 2, July 2012 Summary: This paper traces the policies and lessons learned from two consecutive German national programs aimed at developing learning cities/regions.

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