Particularly in the industrial-technical area, all federal states are plagued by considerable recruitment problems for vocational schools. On the „Tag der Bildung“ ("Day for Education") on December 8th, a joint initiative of the Stifterverband der Wissenschaft, the SOS Children's Villages and the German Children and Youth Foundation, is therefore addressing this year's main event in Berlin with the topic "Vocational training". On the initiative of the Stifterverband, on this day, Professor Franz Kaiser of the University of Rostock presents to the Conference of Ministers of Education demands for the securing of up-and-coming teachers at the vocational schools. Franz Kaiser explains this in his keynote speech at F.A.Z. Atrium in Berlin in the presence of Elke Büdenbender, the wife of the Federal President, and the Schleswig-Holstein Minister of Culture Karin Prien the urgency of the qualification of vocational school teachers. "Vocational education and training must once again be recognized as the first choice and a successful path to working life," emphasizes Professor Kaiser.