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05/06/2015

Project PAL presented by John Hogan, CDETB for VET teachers and trainers. At this conference scholars, experts in education, representatives from public and educational institutions presented the new methodological and technological solutions for the education system.

05/06/2015

Project "Promoting Accredited Learning" – (PAL) was presented by KTU partner on 7th May, 2015 for VET teachers in the international conference ALTA'2015. At this conference scholars, experts in education, representatives from public and educational institutions  presented the new methodological and technological solutions for the... Read more...

05/06/2015

Partners meeting was organized on 23-24 of February, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland with the aim to overview the implemented activities and to continue what is already started. The aim of the meeting was also to disscuss about the future activities and developments to be designed during the project implementation. 

14/11/2014

Lifelong Learning is a well established requirement to meet the needs of ever-changing social and labour market requirements across Europe and to meet the smart, sustainable and inclusive principles of the Europe 2020 Strategy. The recent OECD PISA report 2014 highlights that we need to reform education to ensure students and teachers collaborate together so that that young people acquire, not... Read more...

12/11/2014

One of the key objectives of this project is to promote and strengthen peer to peer learning within VET vocational areas and . Learning champions exist in most VET organisations; they are those tutors who undertake informal sharing of their resources, expertise and strategies with others and promote the value of learning to others. They act as “pals” to others and act as role models for... Read more...

12/11/2014

Project Objectives
1. Establish how the VET Sector is currently recognising and accrediting the formal Continuing Professional Development (CPD) of teachers;
2. Identify the breadth of informal VET sector professional learning opportunities that are available as cost effective and sustainable mechanisms to support and enhance formal CPD;
3. Design an organisational system of... Read more...

12/11/2014

This project would capture and track informal collaboration learning shared with peers and identify and celebrate learning champions as an innovative element in the Continuing Professional Development of VET professionals as informal learning is often unacknowledged but is an essential element of lifelong learning. Europe 2020 Strategy in the UK aims to have sustainable public finances and... Read more...

12/11/2014

This project builds on the E-pathways project undertaken by KTU and CDETB along with other partners from 2012-2014 (LLP/LdV/TOI/2012/IRL-504) due to complete in October 2014. The project is designed to learn about CPD for teachers from partners’ experiences and improve knowledge about different strategies, models and approaches to the CPD of teachers as a transfer of innovation to CDETB... Read more...

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