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By Song Seng Law

There has been a lot overseas attempt to enhance or rework Vocational and Technical schooling (VTE). even if, the results frequently stay elusive. VTE remains to be mostly avoided via society as a region of schooling for low-achievers and educational failures.

A leap forward in VTE: The Singapore Story explores the Singapore event that was once made attainable via strategic making plans, organisational excellence, innovation and ingenuity. it's a compelling tale of the way the Institute of Technical schooling (ITE) started to rework lives and alter its picture over a interval of fifteen years (1992–2007). This e-book, in response to a first-hand CEO account, vividly captures this type of management, coverage offerings, primary ideas and functions within the trip of transformation. the main points of the "what, whilst, how and why" are a worthwhile consultant for leaders and practitioners in construction caliber and sustainable VTE platforms that are conscious of social and financial needs.


  • The Early Beginnings:
    • Historical Perspectives
    • Dynamics and Challenges
    • Aligning schooling with financial Development
    • Vocational education less than the previous VITB
  • Journey of Transformation:
    • Move in the direction of Organisational Excellence
    • The 3 Waves of Transformation
    • Strategic making plans Makes a Difference
    • Changing the Image
    • ITE: A World-Class academic Institution
  • Implications for constructing Countries:
    • Some classes on development caliber and Sustainability
    • Concluding Reflections

Readership: Leaders in governments, Ministries and comparable organisations overseeing vocational and technical schooling and coaching, abilities improvement and manpower education; Professors, educating employees and scholars in instructor schooling and coaching universities and schools; Principals, heads of departments and senior employees in Vocational and Technical schooling associations and colleges; normal readers who've an curiosity within the transformation of agencies, together with management, strategic making plans, and organisational excellence.
Key Features:

  • A compelling tale in keeping with a first-hand CEO account on how a tutorial establishment used to be reworked right into a international chief in vocational and technical education
  • An acute research with a global point of view in knowing the dynamics and demanding situations in vocational and technical education
  • A priceless resource of primary rules, classes and good fortune elements underlying the "what, while, how and why?" of transformation
  • A important consultant in the direction of development caliber and sustainable vocational and technical schooling structures with implications for constructing countries

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