SWEDEN When municipalities get involved …
For the #ErasmusDays2018, the EPALE teams wished to raise awareness about the European Union commitment in adult lifelong learning. They created a digital exhibition with 22 different projects, demonstrating the variety of practices across Europe.
Photo © Jennie Sjögren
New knowledge from Europe brings new possibilities to staff as well as to learners.
Work based learning for Vocational education abroad. A new course “Swedish for immigrants + VET” resulting in jobs for almost all learners. Inspired staff spreading knowledge to colleagues.
These are the main effects of an Erasmus + mobility project for adult learning staff in the municipality of Sundsvall in Sweden. Formal adult education is a responsibility for the municipalities in Sweden. Therefore, Sundsvall, a municipality in Sweden, has a strategy to support staff, Vocational education and training in adult education in engaging in international cooperation. One example is an Erasmus+ mobility project where school leaders, educators and counsellors took part in courses and conferences abroad.
NAME OF THE PROJECT
Swedish for migrants + VET
Encouraging professionals to get involve in international vocational training
Schools headmasters, teachers, counsellors, staff from municipalities.
ORGANISATIONS AND PARTNERS
School of Applied Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University (Scotland), Spain, Netherlands
Read more about the exhibition process and find the table of contents with all the projects : EPALE blog post https://ec.europa.eu/epale/en/blog/adult-learning-european-digital-exhi….