23 juin 2015

Investing in learning speeds development, say experts

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "europa.eu/epale"The recent ASEM Forum on Lifelong Learning in Bali in March 2015 gave a fresh impetus for renewing the agenda for lifelong learning. On the basis of the Forum, the ASEM LLL Hub Secretariat has recommended the following. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:54 - - Permalien [#]

New research projects on Open Educational Resources in Germany

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "europa.eu/epale"Open Educational Resources have become an integral part of adult learning in Europe. However, many issues concerning quality, legal frameworks and infrastructures remain unclear. In this context, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research provides funding for research projects on OER in Germany. An expert group coordinated by Deutscher Bildungsserver will analyse the needs for digital infrastructures (e.g. E-platforms) for OER. Wikimedia Deutschland’s project Mapping OER aims at identifying recommendations for questions like quality management, the training of practitioners or business models. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:52 - - Permalien [#]

Eurostat: 14% Europeans aged 25-29 in education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "europa.eu/epale"Just 14% of adults aged between 25 and 29 are still in education, according the to latest Eurostat research.
The ‘Being young in Europe today’ report highlights a lack of involvement of young people in lifelong learning.
The publication gives us some new data on young people aged 15–29 in the EU, and one of the aspects covered is young people’s participation in education. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:33 - - Permalien [#]

Youth unemployment rate slows

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "europa.eu/epale"Levels of youth unemployment across the EU28 rose by just over 2% between 2010 and 2013 according to statistics from the European Youth Monitor.
The numbers of young people aged 15-29 out of work stood at 20.6% in 2010, while by 2013 the figure was 22.7%. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:32 - - Permalien [#]

Lifelong learning ‘watchdog’ to monitor EU policy

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "europa.eu/epale"A new Lifelong Learning Interest Group has been initiated by EAEA (European Association for the Education of Adults), EUCIS-LLL (European Civil Society Platform on Lifelong Learning) and six members of the European Parliament.
The group is hosted by MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen (EPP, Finland) and aims to discuss issues and concerns around lifelong learning issues. It will  monitor the European Commission and lobby for attention on important issues. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:31 - - Permalien [#]

Welcome to the Summer Edition of the Eurydice Newsletter

Fact Sheet: tackling radicalisation through education and youth policyWelcome to the second 2015 edition of the Eurydice Newsletter. The Eurydice Newsletter provides you with updates on the most recent and future Eurydice publications, as well as news from the European education world. Since education systems vary significantly across Europe, Eurydice aims at understanding and explaining how those systems work, and strives to inform you about its main findings. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:17 - - Permalien [#]

Erasmus+ supporting language learning

Fact Sheet: tackling radicalisation through education and youth policyErasmus+ Online Linguistic Support (OLS) is the new online tool for learning languages on-the-go.
The OLS offers participants in Erasmus+ long-term mobility activities (Key Action 1) the opportunity to assess their skills in the foreign language(s) they will use to study, work or volunteer abroad. In addition, selected participants may follow an online language course to improve their competence. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:09 - - Permalien [#]