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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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07.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Certification of adult educators successful through wide cooperation

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. wba project promoted the professionalisation of adult educators in Austria. Karin Reisinger talks about the project.

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06.09.2018 advocacy, ESF, funding, policy

EAEA statement: ESF+ – A chance for adult education?

EAEA welcomes the new proposal for the European Social Fund Plus by the European Commission but suggests improvements to make it truly inclusive.

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05.09.2018 advocacy, policy

Report of the ET2020 Working Group on Adult Learning published

The role of the Education and Training Working Group on Adult Learning 2016-2018 of the European Commission, on which EAEA also had a seat, was to identify policies that promote and support workplace learning of adults. The final report is now available.

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04.09.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Public authorities and NGOs cooperate to train professionals working with migrants

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. The project aims at supporting the professionals working with newly-arrived migrants by bringing together the expertise from the theoretical and practical field of non-formal education and citizenship. Juan E. Marcos talks about the project.

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31.08.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Increasing wellbeing through theatre and cinema

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. Targeting students of an adult education course in a technical school, the project promoted wellbeing at school  to reduce the risk of early school leaving. Mariadaniela Sfarra talks about the project.

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30.08.2018 cooperation, EAEA members

Partnerships and cooperations foster learner-centred policy in Ireland

One hundred adult learners from all over the country, brought together to discuss their learning experiences – with policymakers, civil society and researchers present in the room? It’s possible, and EAEA was there to see it happen. Raffaela Kihrer and Aleksandra Kozyra share their impressions on the diversity of cooperations in Ireland, and how learners themselves can become partners in adult education policymaking.

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28.08.2018 EAEA Grundtvig Award 2018

Second chance schools promote multiculturalism in Greece

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2018. The Ethnic Food Festival was an intercultural initiative bringing together locals, migrants and refugees. Linos Vigklas talks about the project.

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