Like in other countries, South Korea's traditional technical and vocational schools have been struggling to attract prospective students due to concerns about the lack of guarantee for decent jobs and career stability after graduation. Students often have difficulty finding a job immediately after graduation and are often poorly treated by companies. The industry-school … [Read more...] about Meister High Schools: The South Korean Model to revitalize technical and vocational education
Dr. Soorin Yoon is an Associate Research Fellow at KRIVET and currently holds a position as the Director at the Center for International Cooperation. She is in charge of various international affairs relating to TVET policies and TVET implementation in the organization. Her main research areas include regional labor market, inequality in labor market, comparative sociology, gender disparity in labor market and trade unions. She received a Ph.D. degree of Sociology from Sogang University, South Korea.