Welcome to this first edition of Vocational Education Exchange, the British Council’s new initiative for teachers and leaders interested in vocational education and skills.
Vocational Education Exchange magazine October 2016
Whether you’re a teacher at a vocational education secondary school, a college leader, or a lecturer of vocational courses, these pages provide an opportunity to share perspectives and learn new approaches to vocational education.
We speak face-to-face with a college principal, student and curriculum manager from Harrow College as they share their views on vocational education and the challenges ahead.
You'd be surprised to know that teachers at UK schools, colleges and universities face similar vocational education challenges as their colleagues in the Western Balkans.
Famil Mustafayev, Director of the State Vocational Education Agency in Azerbaijan shares with us his thoughts about the skills landscape in Azerbaijan. Find out more about the vocational education in Azerbaijan and some of the challenges the sector is currently facing
A recent National Foundation for Educational Research report highlights what technical and vocational education should look like and how it can be understood and applied.
Every month we will provide you with practical materials and links to interesting, useful resources and articles.