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Posts tagged with ‘vocational education’

  • United Kingdom: ‘Greater emphasis needed on vocational education’

    Dr Anthony Seldon is an impressive and irrepressible headmaster. His contributions to the debate about social mobility in the UK and its relationship to the divide between independent and state schools have been extensive and are always thought provoking. His vision of education is enriched by his broad scholarship and his experiences in both the state and independent sector. If […]
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  • Latvia: Association Shelter Safe House

    Shelter Safe House was established in 2007. It was originally designed to assist victims of human trafficking but the board members soon realised that there are other groups of people in need of assistance in Latvia. Shelter Safe House now provides support services to victims of human trafficking, legal immigrants, asylum seekers, refugees and persons granted subsidiary protection status with a focus on social and legal assistance as well as language learning. Language learning is especially important because the language barrier is one of the main obstacles for accessing services and institutions in Latvia, including access to education.
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  • Vocational Education and Training to counter Social Exclusion – Stakeholder meeting report

    On Friday 22nd November 2013, the Representation of the State of Hessen to the EU hosted a SIRIUS stakeholder meeting organised by MPG on vocational education and training to counter social exclusion.  This meeting gathered European, national and local stakeholders working in the field of migration and (vocational) education and training to exchange best practices and consider what policies could […]
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  • SIRIUS Stakeholder meeting: Vocational Education and Training to counter Social Exclusion – Brussels – 22 November 2013

    Date: 22 November 2013 Place: Representation of the State of Hessen to the EU, Rue Montoyer 21, 1000 Brussels Time: 11:00 – 13:30, followed by lunch In light of the recent creation of the European Alliance for Apprenticeships, SIRIUS is holding a stakeholder meeting to discuss the topic of Vocational Education and Training (VET) for immigrants at a European level. VET is under […]
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