Policy Brief on Validation of Prior Learning in the Nordic Region

This Policy Brief highlights ten years of the validation network’s development work around the issue of quality in validation of prior learning.

 
Policy Brief on Validation of Prior Learning in the Nordic Region Policy Brief on Validation of Prior Learning in the Nordic Region

This Policy Brief highlights ten years of the validation network’s development work around the issue of quality in validation of prior learning, including the most recent web-based set of evaluation tools for policy makers as well as practitioners. It also takes a look at the current situation in the Nordic region, pinpointing the most prevalent strengths, weaknesses, opportunities as well as threats in terms of validation. The network has laid out a set of recommendations for future action, including expanding high-quality validation practices from formal learning towards working life and non-formal and informal settings.