EELLSS partner meeting in Pisa

In May the EELLSS partners met in Pisa. The main aim was to exchange on the state of affairs in the ongoing learning projects in the partners schools and on drafting the programme for the final event that will take place on 05./06.10.2017 in Kassel.
It was great to hear that the soil-related learning projects have brought up new ideas and initiated activities that would not have taken place without the project!

Despite all the efforts of the team … the tower is still leaning!

EELLSS – partner meeting in Tilburg

EELLSS partners held their next meeting in Tilburg, Netherlands. During the meeting, current developments and challenges in the field of soil science research were discussed. Partners presented their expertise and ideas  on how to generate different didactical frameworks on soil science case studies.

After the meeting, a short excursion to Regte Heide was organised. The Regte Heide, a natural area, offers different soil profiles and thus creates different opportunities for measures and analysis. During the excursion soil profiles were taken and the different layers were discussed.

EILEEN team meets in Madrid

eileen_sign_skew_greenHola, EILEEN!

On 03./04.12.2015 the EILEEN project team met in Madrid and spent two intensive working days in the premises of CECE. The focus was on the finalisation of the trainining modules for enhancing intercultural learning in enterprises and among young people interested in working abroad. Continue reading

VALLEY partner meeting in Göttingen

logo_valley_hell_300dpiIn early May the VALLEY (Validation System in Lifelong Learning Experiences of Youth Volunteering) partners came together in Göttingen to set up the plan for putting the goals of VALLEY into practice. The first steps focus on assessing the field of volunteering opportunities for youths and the practices in terms of validation of competences that young people acquire during their volunteering experiences. For this purpose an online survey will be launched in the middle of June that addresses young volunteers as well as volunteering organisations to ask for their experieIMG_0839nces and needs. The survey is backed by an extensive internet research to deepen the findings. Based on these research results the VALLEY team will customise the offers that are to be developed in the coming two years.


Where is EILEEN?


… currently EILEEN is in Matera.

The representatives of the partner organisations from Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain and the UK meet today and tomorrow in MWhereisEILEENatera for their second partner meeting. 

In the focus of the meeting are the further development of the training to promote a welcoming culture in European enterprises and the preparatory training for young people that would want to make an internship abroad.

PROMOTE – Kick-off meeting

promote_logo_ohneSchrift_neuThe kick-off meeting of PROMOTE took place in February 2015, hosted at Alden Biesen Castle and Cultural Centre, in Belgium. The meeting was organised in synergy with another Erasmus+ project, IMPACT, and the training course organised by the project PROVIDE.

PROMOTE is a new Erasmus+ project which started in November 2014. It aims at creating and introducing an open learning environment and validation system for the development of key competences of students in mobility/traineeships and continuous professional development of employees. Continue reading

GEP VET – third partner meeting

Logo_GEPVETThe GEP VET project partnership met on the 30th of October in Göttingen, Germany for its third transnational meeting. The main aims were to wrap up and give feedback after the two-day Train-the-Trainers session, just held in Akademie Waldschlösschen in the suburbs of Göttingen, as well as to assign next steps and responsibilities, in regard with the national piloting of the main project product – the online tool-box of training materials on entrepreneurship.

During the meeting the project partners decided on the next steps:

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PROVIDE – Highlight of second partner meeting

Logo Venus risingThe PROVIDE partners met for a two-day meeting in rainy Bordeaux, France. The main aim was to discuss and fix the next steps. These are: the online survey to gather information on the needs in terms of competences of educational professionals in the VET sector, the interviews that shall substantiate the findings from the survey and the validation system. The online survey will be launched in early June. We will inform you also here on where to access it and subsequently on its results.

The highlight was certainly Continue reading