Understanding the return on investment from TVET: a practical guide

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Author: Schueler, Jane; Loveder, Phil


Strengthening technical and vocational education and training (TVET) is an important strategy to contributing to equitable, inclusive and sustainable economies and societies. More than ever before, there are calls for providing more evidence of the return on investment (ROI) from TVET. Measuring the ROI in a given country comes with its own challenges, and the diversity of TVET systems and the differing contexts makes it difficult to generate comparable data. There is therefore a need to develop ROI measures that can be utilized broadly across countries. Selecting a ROI model that is fit...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Outcomes; Performance; Evaluation

Keywords: Technical education and training; Return on education and training; Outcomes of education and training; Measurement; Performance indicator; Employability; Social inclusion; Labour force participation; Productivity; Social development; Economic development; Cost benefit analysis; Evaluation criteria; Evaluation technique; Forecasting technique; Data collecting; Data analysis; Case study

Published: Bonn, Germany: UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training and NCVER, 2020

Physical description: 71 p.

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Also called: Understanding the return on investment from technical and vocational education and training: a practical guide

ISBN: 9789231003752 (UNESCO); 9789231002854 (NCVER)

Resource type: Guide

Call number: TD/TNC 140.152

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