Increased emphasis on vocational education is a pretty bad idea now

“… Of course increased numbers and different times mean change but the whole purpose of increased access is to make higher learning available to all who can benefit. Moreover, that’s what the world of work now requires. More vocational training rather than education is the demand of people – including students – who fail to appreciate what has happened to work and yet are aware that too many graduates complete their education lacking important skills …” (more)

[Colum McCaffery’s Weblog, 26 May]


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