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'Mad' apprenticeship targets have consigned a generation to low-skill, low-paid duties

Original post from The Independent

‘……………….By OLIVER WRIGHT

Hundreds of thousands of young people are being encouraged into low-skill, low-pay, on-the-job training schemes to meet ministers’ “mad” target of creating three million apprenticeships by 2020, new figures reveal. 947 more words

Employment

21st century Doctoral Education: Apprenticeship on SoTLoids & Researcher Apprenticeship in Workplaces

Although graduate schools adopt practices like the 3 Minute Thesis Contest, researcher training needs to try new practices to update the apprenticeship.  How can research training better align with the affordances of the 21st century?  978 more words

Fabrications

SB apprenticeship: Day 15

I think my mentor’s back from his cross-country drive today! Now I can stop pestering everyone else!

  • What did you learn yesterday?
  • What are you going to do today?
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SB apprenticeship: Day 14

I don’t have a lot to say today, so here’s a silly screwup from the PlayStation store from last night.

SB apprenticeship: Day 13

A friend recently sent me a link to an Indiegogo campaign to help the #ilooklikeanengineer folks put up a billboard representing more women and minorities in tech. 561 more words

Looking to ‘step up our game,’ Ironworkers open new training center in St. Paul

Calling it an investment critical to the union’s survival, Ironworkers Local 512 Business Manager Charlie Roberts cut the ribbon on a new $3.1 million apprenticeship training center in St. 455 more words

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