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An overview of the periodicals and series of publications issued by the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training is available here. Access to individual publications is available via the respective periodicals and series of publications.
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The specialist periodical Vocational Training in Research and Practice – BWP publicises academic research findings and practical experiences relating to all vocational education and training issues, thus promoting the exchange of views between training research, practice and policy. The publication covers both national and international developments. BWP has a print run of 2,400 copies and reaches readers in educational establishments, companies, local government authorities, institutions involved in educational and labour administration, chambers, employers' associations and political organisations. BWP is published six times a year. Each issue features a special focus. The periodical regularly includes the BWPplus supplement and documents the resolutions and recommendations adopted by the BIBB Board.
The BIBB REPORT is an information service that addresses VET policy topics. It is used by the BIBB to take up a stance on current vocational training issues by presenting detailed data, facts and analyses. The main target groups are decision-makers and multipliers in politics, trade and industry and employers' associations, the social partners, academia and the media. This compact information tool contains 8 to 16 pages.
The BIBB Data Report with comprehensive information and analyses on the development of vocational education and training in Germany acts as a supplement to the annual Report on Vocational Education and Training issued by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. The 300-page print version is available for free and complemented online (www.bibb.de/datenreport/en/). The BIBB Data Report is the standard work in its field in Germany.
The BIBB uses this series to make current data, facts or valid (partial) results of studies and evaluations available to the specialist academic research community. The "Academic Research Discussion Papers" are published free of charge on the BIBB website.
BIBB is making more extensive use of the Internet as a publication medium by including specialist articles on current VET topics. The main target groups are decision-makers and multipliers in vocational education and training planning, VET practice and within the specialist academic research community. Long-term archiving and Persistent Identifiers (the issuing of a URN number) ensure that the articles remain available permanently.
The Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (BIBB) is a recognised centre of excellence for research into and the development of initial and continuing vocational education and training in Germany. Here you will find publications regarding the Institute such as its Annual Report.
International Handbook of Vocational Education and Training
The publication that has been in existence since 1995 has developed into a practically related standard work for comparative VET research. The main focus is on 42 country studies, which concentrate on national vocational education and training and educational systems. These provide an introductory insight into general socio-economic conditions and the educational policy competences of the respective countries.
iMOVE creates guidelines and studies on vocational education and training in Germany, export markets, and general requirements for the export of services in the field of vocational education and training. The iMOVE market studies provide a compact analysis of developments and trends in international education markets. You can order or download all publications for free.