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Tearing Down the Ivory Tower: a Defense of Vocational Education ...

Tearing Down the Ivory Tower: a Defense of Vocational Education ... | TAFE | Scoop.it
In 2012, Diane Ravitch wrote an article for the Wall Street Journal that highlighted the many ways in which the over-emphasis on standardized testing has created a crisis in the education system. According to Ravitch, one of ...
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Health training centre to double TAFE student tally - The Sunshine Coast Daily

Health training centre to double TAFE student tally - The Sunshine Coast Daily | TAFE | Scoop.it
Health training centre to double TAFE student tally The Sunshine Coast Daily The Sunshine Coast Health and Social Well-being Learning Precinct, built beside the new Sunshine Coast University public and private hospitals, will offer vocational...
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TAFE fees to rise as government targets skills shortages - Illawarra Mercury

TAFE fees to rise as government targets skills shortages - Illawarra Mercury | TAFE | Scoop.it
TAFE fees to rise as government targets skills shortages
Illawarra Mercury
... 2013, 1:48 p.m.. Save TAFE Illawarra chairwoman Ann Clark, with TAFE West Wollongong students, who is protesting against cuts to creative arts courses.
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Collaborate to Compete – the TAFE SA Solution – The Scan

Collaborate to Compete – the TAFE SA Solution – The Scan | TAFE | Scoop.it
So while the governance of TAFE SA moved from within a government department (Department of Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology) to a fully functioning board and Chair, the other remaining question ...
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Visions of a new era at former TAFE | Ipswich Queensland Times

Visions of a new era at former TAFE | Ipswich Queensland Times | TAFE | Scoop.it
THE transformation of the former Bremer TAFE building is becoming clearer after an artist's impressions of the project were released.
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Students growing a future - North Coast TAFE - TAFE NSW

Students growing a future - North Coast TAFE - TAFE NSW | TAFE | Scoop.it
Students at Murwillumbah TAFE are getting their hands dirty while developing their knowledge in sustainability as part of a Certificate III in Employment and Training. Martha Turner, Teacher of Employment, Education and ...
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HOONS' CARS GO TO TAFE : NBN News

For hoons, having their prized possessions crushed for scrap metal may seem like the ultimate punishment. But the demise of their hotted up cars will now be slow and painful. They'll be pulled apart, piece by piece, by TAFE's ...
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TAFE numbers in freefall – The Scan

TAFE numbers in freefall – The Scan | TAFE | Scoop.it
The Australian | 15 July 2013. TAFE's share of publicly funded students continued to fall last year, accounting for just 58 % of all vocational students nationally, tafe-image driven by the introduction of contestable markets for ...
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Langbroek Slams Rudd's TAFE Takeover Bid - My Sunshine Coast (press release)

Langbroek Slams Rudd's TAFE Takeover Bid - My Sunshine Coast (press release) | TAFE | Scoop.it
Langbroek Slams Rudd's TAFE Takeover Bid
My Sunshine Coast (press release)
Langbroek Slams Rudd's TAFE Takeover Bid.
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Vocational Training vs University Education | Certificate & Diploma ...

Vocational Training vs University Education | Certificate & Diploma ... | TAFE | Scoop.it
Our country is known internationally for its world class universities and vocational education system. Which one is right for you?
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Bosses losing faith in quality of training qualifications - The Australian

Bosses losing faith in quality of training qualifications - The Australian | TAFE | Scoop.it
Bosses losing faith in quality of training qualifications
The Australian
THE Victorian TAFE Association's recently commissioned report into the state's vocational training system is misleading and erroneous.
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TAFE under threat from reforms: MP - Newcastle Herald

TAFE under threat from reforms: MP - Newcastle Herald | TAFE | Scoop.it
TAFE under threat from reforms: MP Newcastle Herald Hunter TAFE is preparing for the implementation of the state government's Smart and Skilled vocational education and training reforms which are designed to increase competition with other training...
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The marketisation of TAFE | Campus Review | Higher Education ...

State and federal governments continue to cut the heart out of TAFE institutions. But learning is about more than mere supply and demand. By Leesa Wheelahan. TAFE is not a 'provider' of vocational education and training; ...
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Maria studies her second qualification with North Coast TAFE | North ...

Maria studies her second qualification with North Coast TAFE | North ... | TAFE | Scoop.it
Maria Nilsson studies at North Coast Tafe. Hi I'm Maria Nilsson. I am so lucky to be part of an incredibly supportive family, my mum, dad and two brothers and their families back home in Sweden have always encouraged me ...
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Vic government shoots the messenger - The Australian

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Vic government shoots the messenger
The Australian
THE Napthine government's response on the report by Per Capita into Victoria's vocational education and training system was predictable: shoot the messenger, ignore the message.
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