EDU-NEWS corner: 11 – 15 September, 2017

Weekly Roundup Dare to Learn – a next-generation lifelong learning event EPALE Thematic Coordinator Markus Palmen attended the Dare to Learn event – an international conference with a fresh new take on lifelong learning. The Dare to Learn lifelong learning event took...

EDU-NEWS corner: 4 – 8 September, 2017

Weekly Roundup EPALE focus: Adult literacy In honor of International Literacy Day (08.09.2017), EPALE is dedicating the month of September to adult literacy. In the EU there are currently 55 million adults aged 16-65 with literacy difficulties. Increasing the literacy...

EDU-NEWS corner: 28 August – 1 September, 2017

Weekly Roundup Expanding your professional development opportunities Finding adequate time and resources for ongoing professional development is a challenge in any profession, but particularly for teachers. In this tutorial, we invite you to consider different ideas...

EDU-NEWS corner: 21 – 25 August, 2017

Weekly Roundup   International Review of Education: Volume 63, Issue 4, August 2017 This general issue of the International Review of Education – Journal of Lifelong Learning presents a variety of examples of informal and non-formal education. The first...

EDU-NEWS corner: 14 – 18 August, 2017

Weekly Roundup   Investing in Skills Pays Off: the economic and social cost of low-skilled adults in the EU CEDEFOP study had been made and it seeks to provide a comprehensive and robust evidence base in relation to low-skilled adults in the European Union. It...

EDU-NEWS corner: 7 – 11 August, 2017

Weekly Roundup EPALE’s Insights on Early School Leaving EPALE’s July focus was the issue of early school leaving. “55 million people aged 16-65 in Europe have literacy difficulties and many left school before the end of the upper secondary phase. These statistics are...

EDU-NEWS corner: 31 July – 04 August, 2017

Weekly Roundup #EU Vocational Skills Week European Training Foundation is aiming to raise awareness of vocational education and training (VET) with a special focus on the role of work-based learning. #EUVocationalSkillsWeek 1.0 was a huge success and the European...