Coverart for item
The Resource Growing the desert : educational pathways for remote Indigenous people, Metta Young, John Guenther, Alicia Boyle

Growing the desert : educational pathways for remote Indigenous people, Metta Young, John Guenther, Alicia Boyle

Label
Growing the desert : educational pathways for remote Indigenous people
Title
Growing the desert
Title remainder
educational pathways for remote Indigenous people
Statement of responsibility
Metta Young, John Guenther, Alicia Boyle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Annotation pending
  • This report maps the picture of Indigenous people's participation in vocational education and training and other educational services across Australia's desert regions. The report identifies a range of innovations and barriers experienced in enabling pathways through learning into work and other meaningful livelihood opportunities
Additional physical form
Also available in an electronic version on the Internet. Address as of 14 February 2008: http://www.ncver.edu.au/publications/1911.html.
Cataloging source
VMOU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Metta
Dewey number
374.18299915
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guenther, John
  • Boyle, Alicia
  • National Centre for Vocational Education Research (Australia)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Vocational education
  • Adult education
  • Community education
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Growing the desert : educational pathways for remote Indigenous people, Metta Young, John Guenther, Alicia Boyle
Link
http://www.desertknowledgecrc.com.au/publications/downloads/Growing-the-Desert.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A National Vocational Education and Training Research and Evaluation Program report" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 40-45
Contents
Introduction: methodology and approach, data issues -- Scoping the desert: remote Australia and remote desert Australia, settlement patterns and mobility -- Services, infrastructure and access: overview, desert community facilities and connectivity, health and wellbeing -- VET across the desert: Indigenous participation in ACE -- Practitioner perspectives: the people, the issues, capacity-building, enterprise development and employment, implications -- Case studies: Newmont Australia's Indigenous training and employment program; Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi; Murdi Paaki: training for healthier housing in remote New South Wales; DESART: building on strengths - arts, cultures, futures
Control code
000042590782
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
46 p.
Isbn
9781921170409
Isbn Type
(print)
Other physical details
map
Terms governing use
Australian Government, 20007.
Label
Growing the desert : educational pathways for remote Indigenous people, Metta Young, John Guenther, Alicia Boyle
Link
http://www.desertknowledgecrc.com.au/publications/downloads/Growing-the-Desert.pdf
Publication
Note
"A National Vocational Education and Training Research and Evaluation Program report" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 40-45
Contents
Introduction: methodology and approach, data issues -- Scoping the desert: remote Australia and remote desert Australia, settlement patterns and mobility -- Services, infrastructure and access: overview, desert community facilities and connectivity, health and wellbeing -- VET across the desert: Indigenous participation in ACE -- Practitioner perspectives: the people, the issues, capacity-building, enterprise development and employment, implications -- Case studies: Newmont Australia's Indigenous training and employment program; Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi; Murdi Paaki: training for healthier housing in remote New South Wales; DESART: building on strengths - arts, cultures, futures
Control code
000042590782
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
46 p.
Isbn
9781921170409
Isbn Type
(print)
Other physical details
map
Terms governing use
Australian Government, 20007.

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
Processing Feedback ...