for the topic Vocational education
This is the homepage of the German Centre of the UNESCO section UNEVOC (United Nations Vocational Education ). The German branch was founded in 2002 and is part of a world wide network of UNEVOC national centres. Its main objectives are: strengthening the UNEVOC network world wide, personnel development regarding executives in the area of vocational training, promotion of the [...]
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The National Database of Accredited Qualifications (NDAQ) contains details of qualifications that are accredited by the regulators of external qualifications in England (Ofqual), Wales (DCELLS) and Northern Ireland (CCEA). Users can search for details on current and expired accredited qualifications.
ReferNet is a structured, decentralised, networked system of information collection and dissemination. It provides high quality information on a wide range of developments in vocational education and training, and learning in the European Union by bringing together the expertise of key organisations.
This site offers a database for practical further training courses in Belgium. You can search for examples of training and vocational programmes, continuing education and language courses, as well as companies or educational institutions. Additionally, in the sector "bibliothèque", there are selected literary abstracts available.
The Network supports research and practice in training throughout Europe. It provides access to people and ideas about research and training practice; practical materials and tools to support the professional development of trainers and a web-site packed with information and a communication platform for exchanging ideas.
The Network is for all those interested in [...]
The Training of Trainers Network – TTnet – is a network of national networks set up by Cedefop in 1998 as a Pan-European forum for key players and decision-makers in the training and professional development of vocational teachers and trainers.
The Danish Institute for Educational Training of Vocational Teachers (DEL) is the national TTnet coordinator with the responsibility of fostering and supporting the national network. The network contributes to analysing and disseminating information on training of teachers and trainers in Europe. E.g. in relation to a Danish project on training of trainers, the networks in [...]
The website informs about the TTNet in France, its activities, about news and events.
EQAVET (formerly: ENQAVET) is the European Network on Quality Assurance in Vocational Education. Information is given on the following topics: Policy developments. Network activities. Member countries. Organisational structures. Publications.
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The European gateway to recognition of academic and professional qualifications offers national profiles according to the following structure: National Information Centres, National education bodies, System of education, University education, Quality assurance, Post-secondary non-university education, Recognized higher education institutions, Policies and procedures for the [...]
SOLVIT is a European network for citizens with practical problems regarding various aspects of the internal market, particularly with aspects of mobility (recognition of qualifications, diplomas), visa, self-employment, social security, health insurance). National SOLVIT centres can be searched by the website, which also provides lists of useful links and basic information. [...]
A database provided by the International Labour ORganisation. Labordoc contains references to a wide range of print and electronic publications, including journal articles, from countries around the world, on all aspects of work and sustainable livelihoods, and the work-related aspects of economic and social development and human rights. Labordoc provides an ever increasing [...]
ERIC - the Education Resources Information Center - is an internet-based digital library of education research and information sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides access to bibliographic records of journal and non-journal literature indexed from 1966 to the present.
Eurypedia - The European Encyclopedia on National Education Systems (former Eurybase - Descriptions of National Education Systems and Policies)
Belgium; Bulgaria; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Finland; France; Germany; Switzerland; Greece; Hungary; Ireland; Iceland; [...]
Eurypedia aims at presenting the most comprehensive and accurate picture of education systems and reforms in Europe. The site covers 38 European education systems within the 33 countries participating in the EU's Lifelong Learning Programme (all 27 EU Member States as well as Croatia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and Turkey). Under the heading ´More country [...]
Ausführliche Verzeichnisse an Volltextsammlungen der UNESCO.
Der Bestand der UNESCO-Bibliothek steht hier (inkl. der UNESCO-Dokumente) online zur Verfügung.
VOCED is a research database for technical and vocational education and training. It is an international database of research abstracts with a special focus on Australia and the Asia Pacific region. VOCED is a free database that contains over 30,000 English language records, many with links to full text documents. VOCED is produced by the National Centre for Vocational [...]
Bibliographie (1990-1995) zu Aspekten der Beruflichen Bildung in Großbritannien.
TTnet CR is an informal partnership network of organisations providing training of (i) teachers teaching vocational subjects, practice and training, (ii) in-house company instructors, and (iii) trainers of further vocational/occupational training. TTnet’s mission is to support (the development of) proficiency of those training organisations which train teachers of vocational [...]
The website provides information about the activities of TTNet in the UK.
A glance from Germany
Die LDBB weist die relevante, überwiegend deutschsprachige Fachliteratur zum Themenbereich Berufsbildung und Berufsbildungsforschung ab dem Erscheinungsjahr 1988 nach und ermöglicht damit einen umfassenden, strukturierten Überblick über den Wissensbestand. Interessenten können selbst in der Literaturdatenbank im Internet recherchieren.
Die LDBB ist ein [...]
Education Systems International is an Internet guide on education systems worldwide. The database offers links to institutions, databases, full texts and collections of facts from more than 230 countries and regions, which are of interest for users who work in educational research and administration. The website reference contains keywords as well as descriptions in German [...]