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November 08, 2013

Vocational Education and the American Economy

How important is a strong vocational education and training system to national economic success?

August 30, 2013

VET: The Other Side of Finland's System

Marc Tucker interviews Nancy Hoffman, Vice President and Senior Advisor at Jobs for the Future, about the less talked about side of Finland's education system - vocational education and training.

November 20, 2012

The Skills Gap

Marc Tucker explains that at the root of the skills gap challenge, there is a failure to provide the kind and quality of basic education that is the foundation of good vocational training.

November 13, 2012

Automation, Employment, and the Importance of Vocational Education

Returning from a trip abroad, Marc Tucker explains how Australia has successfully automated almost all of the jobs in its biggest industry and how Singapore has developed a basic education system and a vocational education and training system that will sustain its future economy and workforce.

January 26, 2012

The Death of Vocational Education and the Demise of the American Middle Class

Marc Tucker writes about the death of vocational education and the demise of the American Middle Class.

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