Author: mrd

Scoring the Values in Action Inventory of Strengths for Youth (VIA-Youth)

The Values in Action Inventory for Youth (VIA-Youth) is a 198 item self-report questionnaire that is very similar to the better known VIA Survey of Character. It was developed by Nansoon Park and Christopher Peterson who first described it, I think, in a paper [3] in the Journal of Adolescence. The VIA-Youth measures 24 so-called …

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Targeting Skills Needs in Regions

Targeting Skills Needs in Regions was the name given by the Australian Government to a program that was intended to alleviate a critical shortage of skilled labour in some regions of Australia. A report on the evaluation of the program was recently published by the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations. A …

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