Transitions from School to Post-Secondary Education and Work

Friday, July 18, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: F201
RC04 Sociology of Education (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Jeanne BALLANTINE, Wright State University, USA
A. Gary DWORKIN, University of Houston, USA
Aimless or Flexible? the Consequences of Uncertainty in Youth Career Plans (Oral Presentation)
Lawrence J SAHA, Australian National University, Australia; Joanna SIKORA, Australian National University, Australia

Ready or Not? California's Early Assessment Program and the Transition to College (Oral Presentation)
Michal KURLAENDER, University of California, Davis, USA

Students' Learning and Career Choices in the Vocational Course of a General High School in Japan (Oral Presentation)
Megumi OGURO, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Choice and Inequality: Transition from Secondary to Tertiary Education in Chile (Oral Presentation)
Mauricio FARIAS, Fundación Chile, Chile

Young Workers: Accumulation Of Educational Resources and Professional Trajectories (Oral Presentation)
Galina CHEREDNICHENKO, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Headteachers' Conceptions of the Professional Competence and Professionalism Among Newly Qualified Teachers (Oral Presentation)
Madalitso Khulupirika BANJA, University of Zambia, Zambia