Preparing young people for the future of work: policy roundtable report


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Author: Torii, Kate; O'Connell, Megan


In 2016, the Mitchell Institute convened a roundtable of education practitioners, government leaders, policy specialists and researchers to examine the challenges associated with changes in young people's pathways into work. This report argues that education systems have not been designed to develop the capabilities required to be successful in technology-rich, globalised, competitive job markets. The first section of the report includes background data and analysis prepared by Mitchell Institute. It delves into some of the challenges facing young people as they make the transition from...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Employment; Governance; Apprenticeship; Outcomes; Policy

Keywords: Relevance of education and training; Workplace change; Transition from education and training to employment; Education and training system; Education and training reform; Employability; Future; Policy implications

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Melbourne, Victoria: Mitchell Institute, Victoria University, 2017

Physical description: [26] p.

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Series: Mitchell Institute report; no. 01/2017

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 127.1026

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