Lessons from a flexible learning program: the Brotherhood of St Laurence Community VCAL education program for young people 2010-2013

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Author: Myconos, George

Abstract:

The Brotherhood of St Laurence 'Community VCAL' program is a response to widespread concern about youth disengagement from secondary education. Operating in Frankston since 2010, it enables 15-18 year olds who have encountered significant challenges to undertake the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning [VCAL], a course which combines classroom tuition with vocational training and work placements. This report describes the evolution of this integrated approach to assisting young people through teaching, wellbeing and pathways support in a non-school setting. Edited excerpt from...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Secondary education; Vocational education and training; Teaching and learning; Participation

Keywords: Youth program; Educational alternative; Flexible delivery; Youth at risk; VET in schools; Educational program; Student retention

Geographic subjects: Victoria; Australia; Oceania

Published: Fitzroy, Victoria: Brotherhood of St Laurence, 2014

Physical description: viii, 25 p.

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http://library.bsl.org.au/jspui/bitstream/1/6024/1/Myconos_Lessons_from_a_flexible_learning_program_2010-2013CVCAL_evaluation_2014.pdf

Also called: Lessons from a flexible learning program: the Brotherhood of St Laurence Community Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning education program for young people 2010-2013

ISBN: 9781921623516

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 119.1013

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