LORDS

International context of vocational education and training examined by Committee

25 November 2015

In the sixteenth formal evidence session of its inquiry, the Select Committee on Social Mobility explores the international context of vocational education and training.

Witness

Wednesday 25 November, Committee Room 4A, Palace of Westminster

At 10.35am:

  • Claire Keane, Economist, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, Employment, Labour and Social Affairs at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Possible questions

  • What are the key components of effective and high-quality education, training and skills development pathways?
  • How does the United Kingdom compare with other OECD countries in terms of funding for intermediate or technician level vocational education and training?
  • How do other countries involve employers, educational institutions, employer representatives, and third sector bodies in the preparation of young people for the work place?

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