Landing page for the Preparatory basic education and training (FGU)
Preparatory basic education and training (FGU) is a programme for young people under the age of 25 who need additional help in order to be able to enter upper secondary education or to enter the labour market.
There are 27 FGU's geographically scattered across 88 locations in Denmark. The FGU's open August 1 2019. On this landing page, you can find material, tools and inspiration regarding the FGU's. Several of the following documents are available in english.
The political foundation for the of the FGU's (only in Danish)://ec.europa.eu/en/node/119638
Article about the FGU - the content and structure of the education: /en/blog/preparatory-basic-education-and-training
Article about the holistic approach. Holistic education is one of the didactic principles for FGU. The approach is closely linked to the practice-based approach to teaching and the programme’s focus on creating an inclusive learning environment: /en/blog/holistic-education-within-fgu
Playbook - Inspiration for the planning of holistic courses of education within Preparatory Basic Education & Training (FGU): /en/node/119495
The visual scaffolding is meant as a tool for joint planning of a holistic course: /en/resource-centre/content/visual-scaffolding-joint-planning-holistic-course
This sheet can be used by a teacher or a team of teachers to take supplementary notes during the planning of a holistic course. Use this sheet to help yourself remember the most important considerations: /en/resource-centre/content/template-planning-holistic-course
This case may serve as inspiration when planning a holistic course within general basic education (AGU): /en/resource-centre/content/customer-survey-local-supermarket
This case may serve as inspiration when planning a holistic course within basic production education (PGU): /en/resource-centre/content/case-production-firewood