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CCA undertakes record number of professional development events

Community Colleges Australia (CCA) has undertaken a record number – 20 sessions – of professional development activities during first half of 2020. After the Coronavirus pandemic began to impact Australian social, economic, educational and communal life in early March 2020, CCA was forced to cancel its planned face-to-face professional development programs. CCA immediately adapted the programs...
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Workforce ready means more than just certification

In the following opinion article, Jennifer Aldred discusses how Australia’s vocational education and training (VET) system needs to keep pace with the changing nature of work, and how adult and community education (ACE) providers are well-qualified to provide the diverse forms of training that NCVER advocates in its new paper Workforce-ready: challenges and opportunities for...
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