La VITA è bella! – 3rd edition

La vita e bella 3rd my-VITA award for innovative practice and initiatives on validating competences in informal and non-formal learning in Europe

We are happy to announce our third European award “La VITA è bella!”. We are looking for projects and activities in all educational fields (from school to higher education, vocational training, adult learning, youth, volunteering and mobility projects etc.) that promote the development of competences in a holistic way and include practical cases on how learning outcomes and competence developments within this specific competence area can be assessed and evidenced also beyond the walls of formal education.

Find all details here.

VALLEY – Training course

logo_valley_hell_300dpiThe VALLEY course in Timisoara was a wonderful experience!
With 13 participants – which turned out to be a very lucky number (we had no doubts) – the course was a real success. Each participant brought in a specific piece of expertise and made the course become a truly European learning experience
We were hosted by APOWER that is taking wonderfully care of everything.

2nd GREEEN Award – Take action on climate change!

05_greeen logo mit ausgeschriebenem Titel_kleinAfter the successful European storytelling award with a wonderful award ceremony in Stockholm, the GREEEN team is happy to announce the second GREEEN school award.

The GREEEN team is inviting European school students (14-19 years old) to show us their projects and ideas that contribute to this momentum for change. We are looking forward to seeing young people’s innovation, and the climate change solutions they are developing in their schools or communities.

The best projects will be invited to our final conference in October 2016, in Kassel, Germany.

Find out more here.

EILEEN Award – open for submissions now!

eileen_sign_skew_greenThe EILEEN team has launched a European award for projects or initiatives that promote the development of intercultural competences in an innovative way and include practical cases or at least ideas on how learning outcomes and competence developments within this specific competence area can be assessed and evidenced.

The motto: Our way to a welcoming European enterprise

If you have a project that complies with this motto and includes also practical cases or ideas on how learning outcomes and competence developments can be assessed and evidenced – then this is your chance to win a trip to Athens.

Take part and maybe win a 2-day trip to Athens in September 2016.

Find out the details here.

Webinar: The power of storytelling

On March 21st the first of four Story Regions Webinars took place.

Guy Tilkin from the Storytelling Castle Alden Biesen in Belgium gave a presentation on what we understand by storytelling and which value it has, not only to stimulate our imagination, but also as vehicle for learning and personal growth.The presentation was followed by a Q&A session with the participants. The video has a duration of ca. 45 min.

 

VALLEY – Einladung zum transnationalen Trainingskurs in Rumänien

WhereisEILEENEinladung zum transnationalen Trainingskurs: “Validierung von Kompetenzen in der Jugend-Freiwilligenarbeit ”

09.-13. Mai 2016

Timisoara, Rumanien

Das Team des Erasmus+ Projektes VALLEY (Validation System in Lifelong Learning Experinces of Youth Volunteering) lädt interessierte FreiwilligenbetreuerInnen/-koordinatorInnen zu einem 5-tägigen internationalen Trainingskurs zum Thema “Validierung von Kompetenzen in der Jugend-Freiwilligenarbeit ” in Timisoara (Rumänien) ein.

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