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Research field 1.1
Projects RF 1.1
Teaching and Learning within the VPET system
-1.1 Education technologies in VET programmes
-1.2 Learning processes and support
-1.3 Learning cultures and didactics
Integration in VPET and the labour market
-2.1 Integration and exclusion process
-2.2 Occupational identity and diversity
-2.3 Experience and lifelong learning
Strategic Planning of VET
-3.1 Choice of occupation and the apprenticeship market
-3.2 Institutional context of Swiss dual-track VET
-Swiss Observatory for Vocational Education and Training
VPET, occupations and governance
SFIVET Board Chair and Vice-Chair
SFIVET Board Secretariat
Research and development
Center for the Development of Occupations
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Digital Transformation in Swiss Vocational Schools. Facilitating and Hindering Factors in the Digitization Process of Vocational Schools (01.08.2020 - 31.07.2024)
As result of the introduction and adoption of technological tools and digital resources by teachers and students, increasingly widespread and necessary due to the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic on school activity, the learning and teaching...
Digital Transformation in Upper Secondary Schools. Identifying Directions and Key Factors for Technology-related School Development (01.08.2020 - 31.07.2024)
Up-to-date data regarding technology integration in teaching and learning, as well as the current status of digital transformation are not available for Swiss upper secondary schools yet. Since the last representative surveys on digital change is dated...
STILLLearning - Innovative Training Solutions for Learning at Work in Disruptive Industries (01.10.2020 - 30.09.2022)
Based on European Commission’s New Skills Agenda the project analyzes and documents the demand of key competences including both generic and field-specific competences in industries, that are strongly experiencing digital disruption (disruptive...
Digital literacy of vocational school teachers (01.01.2020 - 30.06.2022)
In recent years, while digitalisation has played an increasingly important role in education, teachers have not always been able to use digital technology to the desired extent. International reports indicate that teachers lack the digital skills needed...
Visual languages, annotations and observation in vocational professions and education (15.07.2017 - 30.06.2021)
Researchers will use a range of qualitative and quantitative methodologies to explore visual languages and annotations in vocational profession, understand if annotations can convey a professional way to look at profession-specific images and develop...
Dual-T - Phase III-B: Project 10 - Pict & Mark: Exploiting the potential of pictures marking and annotation (15.11.2016 - 30.06.2021)
Along this line, Project 10 will work on exploring how to use digital technologies to improve the integration of classroom and workplace activities into an optimal training process. Specifically, in Pict & Mark we will focus on the following topics:...
Dual-T (01.01.2008 - 30.06.2021)
The project explores how technologies can be used to foster and better coordinate the interaction and collaboration between learning locations in Swiss dual-track VET programmes. In this sense, technologies are seen as “bridges” to fill the gap that...
Effects of Video Annotation on Learning and Professional Development (01.03.2017 - 28.02.2021)
This PhD revolves around the use of Video Annotation, as a means to foster learning and professional development. The increased popularity of educational technologies, together with the paradigm of active learning, has led designers to create new digital...
Video Supported Collaborative Learning: bridging school and practice (ViSuAL) (01.01.2018 - 31.12.2020)
ViSuAl aims at attaining three main goals: Evidence-based hands-on pedagogy to utilize video-supported collaborative learning Hands-on principles for a sustainable HEIs-TE and ETDs co-creation partnership Pedagogical design principles and workable...
Video Pedagogy for improving teaching, learning and professional development (01.06.2018 - 31.01.2019)
The European Training Foundation (ETF) is the EU agency supporting countries surrounding the European Union to develop their education, training and labor market systems. ETF commissioned the Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training...