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Dr Sheldon Rothman

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2012

School-to-work transition

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Career Moves : Expectations And Destinations Of New South Wales Senior Secondary Students, Gary Marks, Catherine Underwood, Sheldon Rothman, Justin Brown May 2012

Career Moves : Expectations And Destinations Of New South Wales Senior Secondary Students, Gary Marks, Catherine Underwood, Sheldon Rothman, Justin Brown

Dr Sheldon Rothman

The purpose of the project is to examine senior New South Wales students’ expected educational and occupational pathways. It specifically analysed the post-school destinations of both Year 12 completers and early school leavers (or school non-completers) in the first year after leaving school and the educational and occupational expectations of students still at school. The expectations of university and vocational post-school study or training among students at school are compared to the expectations of their parents and teachers. Students’ expectations are also compared to the actual participation at university and VET of the generally older cohort of school leavers. Students ...