Faculty of Education

Specialised degree gives VET teachers an edge

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Jill Downing

New research, lead by Federation University professor Erica Smith, has found that the better qualified a VET teacher is, the better they are in the classroom.

Dr Jill Downing has studied the impact of the Faculty's Bachelor of Education (Applied Learning) course:

VET teachers who undertook the course experienced a “transformational change” in their confidence and professional practice.

Dr Jill Downing, The Australian

To read more about this research please see the news article on The Australian website

Published on: 13 Sep 2017 11:32am