Friday,28 October, 2011 - 10:25

The Lifelong Learning VETWORKS project transfers the SPEAK instrument in six countries (Austria, Germany, Greece, Poland, Spain and Hungary). SPEAK system is an innovative tool for strategic planning, evaluation and knowledge management for projects…

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Thursday,27 October, 2011 - 10:20

This Eurobarometer survey aims to record the opinion of European citizens on vocational education and training. It was carried out through interviews of 26,840 European citizens aged 15 and above from all EU Member States.

Main topics of analysis of the survey were the image of vocational education…

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Wednesday,26 October, 2011 - 14:20

A new generation of vocational schools is going to emerge next year in United Kingdom. In these schools businesses will have active role and will help shape the curriculum. This way the training provided by the schools will meet their requirement for skilled workers.

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Tuesday,25 October, 2011 - 18:16

The European Training Foundation has recently published the ETF Yearbook 2011, which focuses on the role of social partners in the fields of vocational education and…

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Tuesday,13 September, 2011 - 14:41

IDEC, a company committed to serve in practice lifelong learning, based in Piraeus Greece, organises the training course International Development Officer, registered in the Grundtvig database. The course will take place in Piraeus, Greece on 19-23 March 2012.

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Tuesday,13 September, 2011 - 14:11

Lifelong learning is essential for everyone, for improving self confidence, quality of life, vocational skills and competencies. Lifelong learning programme presents unique opportunities to get funding and participate in European training courses, where apart from concrete learning outcomes,…

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Monday,12 September, 2011 - 10:18

If you are interested in participating in one of CEDEFOP's study visits, then you still have time to apply! The online application for the March - June 2012 study visits is open and will be open till 14 October 2011.

CEDEFOP study visits include presentations and on-site visits for groups of 10-15 persons and…

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Wednesday,17 August, 2011 - 10:40

The DG Education and Culture has announced the Lifelong Learning Programme call for proposals 2012. This year's strategic priorities are:

  1. Develop strategies for lifelong learning and mobility
  2. Encourage cooperation…
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Wednesday,3 August, 2011 - 13:12

No more waiting for the applicants of the Key Activities Lifelong Learning call for proposals 2011. Results have been published today at EACEA website and cover all Key Activities thematics:

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Tuesday,2 August, 2011 - 10:12

Have you applied for a funding under the 2011 Lifelong Learning call for proposals? Then waiting time is over, as EACEA published the selection results last week on its website. In the results page you can find the list of…

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Wednesday,20 July, 2011 - 10:27

Excellent comic strip from the xkcd team, demonstrating the current situation with the always increasing number of standards, in all fields of research and economy. It can easily be applied to quality standards in education! Have a look at it!

Thursday,14 July, 2011 - 10:42

The European Union multiannual budget plan 2014-2020 has recently been announced and education consists one of the priority funding areas at EU level.

The plan foresees 3 new programmes for education, culture and research:

1…

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Wednesday,13 July, 2011 - 09:51

EACEA (Executive Agency Education, Audiovisual & Culture) announced today the dates and program for the upcoming 2012 Lifelong Learning Infodays. They will take place at…

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Wednesday,6 July, 2011 - 12:53

The 20th Annual EfVET Conference will take place in Malta from 26th to 29th October 2011. The theme of the conference is "Towards ET2020. Positive action to enhance Vocational Education and Training within a Lifelong Learning Agenda".

EfVET is a European-wide…

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