Journal article

A Comparative Exploration of Learning Pathways and Transition Systems in Denmark and Australia

Philomena Murray, John Polesel

European Journal of Education | WILEY | Published : 2013

Abstract

In the area of education and training, different configurations of government with different institutional structures may produce similar or quite different educational and employment outcomes. Other factors come into play in assessing outcomes. For example, young people's transitions from education to work are shaped by a variety of structural and institutional relations in education and the labour market. We argue that analysis of developments in approaches to education and training benefits from including these perspectives. This article explores these differences and similarities in a comparative transnational context across two continents. The article suggests that it not useful, whethe..

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