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The Learning Conference 2003

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Promising Futures: Families, Equity and Vocational Education in Senior Schooling

Camilla Couch.


Vocational Education is being promoted as an equity pathway to university entry and broader post-school options. How are families and schools using this curriculum option in senior schools?

Presenters

Camilla Couch  (Australia)
PhD Student/Outreach Coordinator
Faculty of Education and Social Work and Ultimo College Outreach Sydney Institute of TAFE
University of Sydney

A PhD student attached to an major project researching the new HSC- Vocational Education and Equity in Senior Schooling and a Head Teacher/Outreach Coordinator at Ultimo College in the Sydney Institute of TAFE. Professional and research interest is social justice and equity.

Keywords
  • Inequalities
  • Families
  • Schools
  • Vocational Education
  • Pathways



(30 min Conference Paper, English)