Improving evidence on VET: comparative data and indicators

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Author: Kis, Viktoria


The international landscape of vocational education and training (VET) is hugely diverse - and more diverse than most other sectors of education systems. There is wide variation across countries in how vocational programmes are organised and delivered, the ages and stages of education at which individuals pursue VET and how VET is funded. This diversity creates an opportunity to exploit cross-country variation to identify the features of VET systems associated with better educational, labour market and social outcomes for graduates. At the same time, country comparisons need good data,...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Research; Statistics; Outcomes; Participation; Quality

Keywords: Education and training system; Educational resources; Comparative analysis; Data collecting; Educational indicator; Performance indicator; Social indicator; Employment outcomes; Outcomes of education and training; Statistical data; Research needs; OECD country

Published: Paris, France: OECD, 2020

Physical description: 91 p.

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Also called: Improving evidence on vocational education and training: comparative data and indicators

ISSN: 1815-199X (online)

Resource type: Working paper

Document number: TD/TNC 141.1107

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