Registrations are now open for the ACDEVEG 2023 annual conference on VET Teaching and VET Teacher Education - Shaping VET teachers for Australia’s future.
The conference will focus on the future needs for a teacher in the vocational education sector in Australia, in particular addressing the Government’s stated need to ‘upskill’ the Australian workforce.
Keynote speaker: The keynote speaker is Associate Professor Margarita Pavlova, Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at The Education University of Hong Kong.
Key topic: Australia’s transition to a net zero carbon economy: the implications for skills development.
Dr. Margarita Pavlova is the Director of the UNEVOC Centre (Hong Kong), a member of the global UNESCO-UNEVOC network, and an Associate Professor at the Department of International Education, the Education University of Hong Kong. With over twenty years of international work experience in education across various contexts, including Europe, Asia, the USA, and Australia, Associate Professor Pavlova's research focus lies in policy, planning, and curriculum development in vocational education at both national and international levels. Her current projects center around education for sustainability, development, and green skills.
This conference is also featuring fourteen research-based presentations and a panel of experts in VET teaching and VET teacher education. Scroll down to view the program schedule.