FE teachers and animal care specialists should consider a teaching career in England with one of these institutions or organisations.
EPALE UK announce the winner of our third and final content competition of 2019!
Find out more on the experiences of job shadowing event at a Science Center!
The ecological footprint of a training was discussed at the Estonias 5th trainers unconference. The participants found that beacause it's easy to reach meny target groups in the training sector, it's important to think thoroughly about how to act more sustanably when making a trining.
Four Welsh universities are championing environmental awareness and protection strategies
Businesses must curb the negative impact their activities have on the planet and education providers have a duty to put environmental CSR strategies at the forefront of everything they do.
Check out the highlights from our various thematic focuses from 2018 and 2019
Listen to adult learning experts discuss and analyse different adult learning topics
The aim of this competition, which was held in collaboration with the İGA (Istanbul Grand Airport) and Protect the Garbage Foundation, is to create and publish works that will convey the importance of reducing garbage, reuse, recycling and throwing it to the public with different perspectives.
If you are a young person aged 18-30 with an idea for an environmental project to carry out in your local area, register to attend the Go Green for your Community event and get funding!
View the video of discussions, sessions, workshops and interviews that took place during the EPALE UK and Learning & Work Institute joint Upskilling Pathways: implications for workforce development Conference 2019.
There has been an increase in Erasmus+ funding for adult edcuation organisations and this news article explains funding deadlines, processes and signposts to other useful information for applicants.
The main objective of the Media Literacy in Finland policy is to provide comprehensive, high-quality and systematic media education. The vision underpinning the policy is to provide effective media education so that everyone in Finland can have better opportunities to develop their media literacy. The policy present a number of proposals for measures supporting the achievement of the objectives.
The gym - a prime location for adult learning that is often overlooked. Learners can build physical fitness skills which can positively impact on health and wellbeing, as well as learn the importance of motivation, determination and achievement. EPALE UK talked to a personal trainer and a swimming instructor to learn more about the industry.
Dafydd Rhys contributed a 'thinkpiece' to the Learning & Work Institute's Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: implications for workforce development report and has translated the original piece into Welsh, with the exception of direct quotes.
FE teachers and those who are specialists within the animal care sector should consider these five intuitions from across England as a possible next step in their career. Animal care courses provide learners with skills in animal healthcare and maintenance, and helps them to move on to HE courses or straight into employment.
Sinead Graham has won the third and final round of the Star Supporter Competition for 2019, producing an excellent mini blog post focusing on the work of the FemTalks Forum, which aims to help migrant women to build digital and theatre skills, as well as build confidence as the exploration of their personal stories provides empowerment. All of the entries are summarised in this blog post.
“You are never too small to make a difference“
In Part Two of this two-part blog post, we consider Janine’s view of her experiences as a mature student on a distance learning course and provide recommendations to universities to enable them to better support this demographic.
Article compiled by Des Cini- Education Programme Developer, who attended a job shadowing event at the Heureka Science Center; Vantaa, Finland.
Om det tredje globala målet och hur man som pedagog kan bemöta elever och studerande med trauman och psykisk ohälsa.
Forskningen visar att en inkluderande utbildning av god kvalitet är en av de viktigaste grunderna för välstånd, hälsa och jämställdhet i samhället. Människors möjlighet till ett livslångt lärande gynnar individens deltagande i arbets- och samhällsliv och ger en ökad möjlighet för att kunna bidra till ett hållbart samhälle.
"With the advent of globalization and access to information, social networks came to be widely used by different generations. However, environmental issues have been causing global impacts, as well as issues of social vulnerability. Environmental awareness awakens new consumption habits, implementing a new socially responsible posture. This study aims to analyze the influence of social networks on environmental awareness and the social responsibility of Baby Boomers, Generations X, and Y, in the regions of South and Southeast Brazil.
The Phi Delta Kappan is a model of mass instruction, which adopts the peer teaching method; it advocates the selection of few learners who should be instructed based on the content of the instructional materials before releasing the selected few to become ambassadors of the message. This method in recent times has been christened training of trainers.
The Prison System: Priorities for Investment report considers the state of the current prison system and recommends that the government focuses on making improvements to sentencing policy; the prison estate; safety; and the workforce.
This report considers the role of grammar schools and whether they are an appropriate way to recruit students for universities and if they truly support diversity and social mobility.
Environmental policies have been developed in order to protect the ecosystem in the world system where the human population has increased rapidly and natural resources have been consumed within economic activities irreversibly. Sustainable development goals that have emerged through the testing of ecological boundaries, which suggest a balanced relationship between the economy and the environment, have been developed on a global scale. This study was examined the environmental policies in Turkey within the sustainable development framework.
Ecology based art production emerged from the end 1960s to 1980s by the effect of environmental art movements particularly earth and land work. Ecology artists have worked out of the known techniques and tools in art. Some preferred shaping the materials found in nature whereas others used waste materials and recycled them. Some artists, on the other hand, had an interdisciplinary approach and used educational documents and tried to develop solutions to a global level environmental problem.
Are you a teacher or trainer working with adults? Are you interested in learning about what makes a good adult educator or what learners expect from teachers?
The SET C. project (Strength Empowers Teachers’ Competences in Adult Education, project number: 2017-1-HR01-KA204-035390) is aimed at improving skills and competences of adult educators.
The final of a series of six, this original resource focuses on key aspects of cultural awareness in the workplace, touching on customs, religion, gender and sexual orientation, food and communication. It is intended to be used as a poster, but can also be used as a guide or document to inform staff.
The fifth of a series of six, this original resource focuses on key points to consider to support wellbeing in the workplace, touching on health, mental health, fitness and the work/life divide.
Material should be developed for Special Education students according to the type of disability. In this context, we prepared the KA101 project. what materials can be prepared according to the type of obstacle / disability. We need your help. Would you please write your comments. Thank you.
I am working on national and international level as an environmental educator and conducting various pedagogic programs for schools for more than 15 years involving forest as a learning environment. In 2019 I will organise 14th European Forest Pedagogics Conference in Latvia and one of the main topics will be the following: