Deadline for Erasmus+ call for proposals Charter for Higher Education under KA1 is coming up
The deadline for the call for proposals regarding the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education under KA1 is coming soon. On the 22nd of March, the call will close. If you want to apply, be quick!
More information and how to apply can be found here.
Essential ingredients for inclusive adult learning
Andrew McCoshan, an independent researcher and consultant, has written an interesting article containing several tools and tips to make adult learning more inclusive. For instance, it states that we need to reach out to the people with least access to adult learning. Therefore, the outreach needs to be assertive and go further than simple publicity and actually engage with the target community.
Read the full article here.
New publication: Teaching Careers in Europe: Access, Progression and Support
Eurydice published a comparative overview of national policies regarding teaching careers across Europe. The overview covers 43 European education systems and provides an analysis of different aspects of the teaching profession. The main themes are forward planning and main challenges in teacher supply and demand, entry to the teaching profession and teacher mobility, continuing professional development and support, career development and teacher appraisal. The language of the publication is English.
The publication can be found here.
Approaches to assessment in different countries
The School Education Gateway (SEG) has posted an overview of three different inspirational practices in which they assess students. The posts features videos, extra information and one even has links to workshops you can follow!
Please click here to read the post and get inspired!
Participate in the online quest and discover the mysteries of European Cultural Heritage
The eTwinning Spring Campaign kicks off with an online quest for eTwinners! The quest is designed to raise awareness for the European Cultural heritage among pupils. There are two different categories: 6 – 12 years old and 12 – 18 years old, and the winning teachers from each category will receive a prize for their classrooms.
More information can be found here. Good luck!
Erasmus+ is going virtual
With the launch of Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange, the project will enable youth in Europe and the Southern Mediterranean to engage in intercultural experiences online as a part of their formal or non-formal education. Several different activities are a part of the Virtual Exchange, such as Advocacy training and Interactive Open Online courses!
More information can be found here!
Join the online discussion about inclusion in adult learning
On the 22nd of March, EPALE will organise an online discussion on this webpage on how to ensure inclusion in adult learning and what makes for an inclusive adult learning provision. The discussion will start at 10:00 CET and will be moderated by EPALE Thematic Coordinator Simon Broek.
Don’t miss this opportunity to share your views. More information and the schedule can be found here.
Prepared by Tessa Verheij