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COOPERATION BETWEEN SCHOOL AND INDUSTRY TO HIGHER QUALITY OF EDUCATION FOR VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS

AUTHOR/S: T. FIRLAR, K. TEMIZYUREK
Sunday 1 August 2010 by Libadmin2010

10th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference - SGEM2010, www.sgem.org, SGEM2010 Conference Proceedings/ ISBN 10: 954-91818-1-2, June 20-26, 2010, Vol. 2, 1039-1042 pp

ABSTACT

In this competitive world Turkey needs well trained, highly qualified, productive,
problem solver technicians for the industry. Engineers and technicians school learning
are becoming voided compare to new developments. They have to improve and educate
themselves permanently.

As its known vocational schools are for educate people to fill in spaces between
engineers and technicians in the industry. A person who graduated from these schools
has to be knowledged to understand an engineer and have the skills and knowledge to
describe the job to workers.

Even hiring unqualified workers for the industry preliminary condition is vocational
high school or high school degree. This circumstance should be minimalized preferably
vocational schools graduation for special knowledge needed positions such as
maintenance operators and special worktable operators. Especially in the factories the
newest systems are used mostly so that qualified workers are needed. This is the reason
of why people who graduated from vocational schools are preferred for these positions
because they have these practical and theroretical knowledges and skills.

The education schedule of vocational schools are filled and comprehensive enough as
faculties. Of course students own skills are affected on their learnings. A person who
benefit himself/herself the school opportunies and has experience of trainee they won’t
have any difficulties after graduation.

Education is not limited within schools. It always keeps going forward and most
important part is in the work life. It is like laying the foundation of a building in school
and to go higher and higher it depends on person’s own hand.

Keywords: Technicians school, Education, Cooperation Between School and Industry, Higher Quality of Education.