National Center for Teacher Professional Development held
training for dual vocational education specialists. The training was attended
by the persons who, financed by the German government, have been to the University
of Magdeburg to study. The vocational education specialists after receiving the
university education attended the summary lectures by German professors at the
Teacher Professional Development Center.
The program participants had the opportunity to learn about
the vocational education policy of Germany and other European countries, programs
designed for vocational education teachers and company trainers, teaching methodology,
principles and ways of working with the private sector and other important
aspects of the field.
Through the coordination of the Magdeburg university
professors, within the scope of the program, the group members have elaborated
specific projects on the dual vocational education issues and the introduction thereof
to the system. Together with the Georgian colleagues, the program involves the
vocational education specialists from Armenia and Azerbaijan.