Adult education in the post COVID-19 era

Adult education in the post COVID-19 era

How to rethink educational activities when the sector has experienced such abrupt changes and disruption? What have we learnt from this emergency situation, both in terms of challenges and opportunities? 

This Resource Kit seeks to contribute to this ongoing discussion, providing some hints and food for thought on this matter.

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European Vocational Skills Week 2020

European Vocational Skills Week 2020

How is VET provision being organised to face the COVID-19 situation?

How vocational-specific content in a work-based learning, apprenticeship or practical context is provided?

Suggestions to share with teachers and trainers or policy makers from other countries to ensure continuity of VET provision in this period of COVID-19 emergency.

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France: New Secretary of State for SSE

France: New Secretary of State for SSE

Olivia Gregoire becomes Secretary of State for SSE. We hope that this is a favourable context in which we can take greater account of our economic and citizen initiatives,social and solidarity enterprises and organizations.

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Open webinar by ENAIP Veneto

Open webinar by ENAIP Veneto

The relationship established between local authorities and the third sector is an alternative to the one ruled by profit and market”. With these words, Italian Constitutional Court has confirmed that co-programming, co-planning and partnership are crucial stages for the convergence of objectives between public administrations and Third Sector bodies. An open webinar organised by ENAIP Veneto discuss this space cooperation, its implications and the potential it offers to public administrations in the construction of welfare services.

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Terminology of European education and training policy

Terminology of European education and training policy

What is the difference between skill gap, skill needs or skill shortage? Is underqualification a synonym for undereducation or underskilling? What is the meaning of green skills?
This multilingual glossary defines 130 key terms used in European education and training policy. An extended and updated version of Terminology of European education and training policy (2008) and Terminology of vocational training policy (2004), it also takes into account new priorities of European Union policy, mainly in skills and competence needs analysis. New definitions have been developed with the cooperation of experts from Cedefop’s research and policy analysis team.

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Public consultation on Learning from the COVID-19 crisis: teaching, learning and technology in a changing world

Public consultation on Learning from the COVID-19 crisis: teaching, learning and technology in a changing world

The European Commission is launching a public consultation to gather the views of citizens and stakeholders on the future of digital education during the COVID-19 recovery period and beyond.

All interested citizens (adults aged 18 years or older) and organisations are welcome to participate in this consultation. In particular, the consultation seeks the views of learners, educators, education staff, parents/carers/family members of learners, as well as representatives of education and training institutions. Governmental and non-governmental organisations (international, European, national, regional and local) as well as representatives from the public sector and industry are also encouraged to respond.

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World Social Forum of Transformative Economies

World Social Forum of Transformative Economies

Despite the cancellation of the WSFTE 2020 event in Barcelona (25-28 June) due to the Coronavirus pandemic crisis, the Forum process continues but has to change form and format. Let’s imagine it and build it together.

Save the date!

From June 25 to July 1, we will host the first virtual World Social Forum of Transformative Economies.

To participate, propose activities, workshops, discussions, or panels with your organization and to get involved in the WSFTE process, all you have to do is to register through our online registration form.

To do so, you can visit:

https://join.transformadora.org/ (to register)

https://forum.transformadora.org/ (for more information about the Forum)

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