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31.10.2018 ImplOED, inclusion, policy, projects

Engaging socially and educationally disadvantaged adults in lifelong learning is possible

The Implementing Outreach, Empowerment and Diversity project (implOED) has just launched a comprehensive and hands-on document which will help policy makers and practitioners in the field of adult education and beyond to improve practitioners’ skills as adult educators, involve learners in self-determination of their learning and to find out what makes a difference at policy level.

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15.10.2018 EAEA Younger Staff Training

EAEA Younger Staff Training 2018: from advocacy methods to upscaling the life skills approach

EAEA Younger Staff Training 2018 brought together adult education professionals from across Europe to network and exchange around policy and advocacy, life skills and project work in adult learning.

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28.09.2018 development, policy

New EAEA background paper on adult education and sustainability

Adult education contributes to and promotes many of the Sustainable Development Goals. New EAEA background paper takes a closer look at the interlinkages between adult education and sustainability.

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25.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Cooperation to train professionals working with migrants

Working in an Intercultural Context project trained social workers and their organisations in intercultural competences and awareness to ensure successfull pathways of integration for migrants. Juan E. Marcos talks about the project.

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24.09.2018 events, policy, projects

Registration open: ImplOED and LSE final conferences

Registration for the “ImplOED and LSE final conferences: improving lives and social cohesion through adult education” have now been opened. The events will be organised on 16-17 October.

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21.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

School students and inmates learning together

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. Voice from Behind Bars project invited prison inmates to share their experiences in local schools.  Hubert Skrzyński talks about the project.

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18.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Adult education centres host citizens’ discussions

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. “100 steps towards Finnish future” project wanted to implant a new method of civic discussions to the adult education culture in Finland. Anne Tastula shares how this was done.

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14.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Community partners support learner-centred online education

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. An Cosán Virtual Community College wanted to expand its social impact and thus started to cooperate with community service providers. Liz Waters talks about the project.

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12.09.2018 professionalisation, projects

The adult educator’s guide to communication

How can we make adult education more visible in the media? How can you prepare and plan your communication work about adult education? Which communication skills are essential for adult educators? LEK-AE produced a learning toolbox including a curriculum, a simulation game, model webinars and a webinar handbook, as well as a communication guide that equips adult educators with the skills necessary for successful communication and public relation work. This learning toolbox is now available as an open educational resource.

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11.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Bringing together local and global perspectives

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018.  Worldwise Global Citizenship Programme aims at increasing awareness and understanding of local and global interdependency as well as to develop critical thinking and promote social inclusion. Carol Divitt and NickToner talk about the project.

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