December marked the end of our three-month thematic focus on adult learning at the workplace. During this time, we explored in detail what challenges lie ahead for adult learning at the workplace, how workplace learning can be beneficial for companies and we collected good practice examples from across Europe.
Aprendizaje en el lugar de trabajo
Декември бележи края на нашия тримесечен фокус върху ученето на възрастни на работното място. През това време проучихме подробно какви предизвикателства стоят пред обучението на възрастни на работното място, как обучението на работното място може да бъде полезно за компаниите и събрахме примери за добри практики от цяла Европа.
Van oktober tot december besteedde EPALE extra aandacht aan leren op het werk. In deze periode onderzochten we welke uitdagingen dit met zich meebrengt, hoe leren op het werk in het voordeel van bedrijven is, en we verzamelden goede praktijkvoorbeelden uit heel Europa.
We organized a seminar about learning at the workplace in the 21st century. We gave a seminar to the teachers and trainees of our institution in the conference hall of our institution.
In this seminar, we took advantage of the presentation prepared by Hüseyin Kaygın and also used EPALE's thematic pages about workplace learning. We sincerely thank our teachers and trainees for their contributions.
Educația adulților oferă oportunități de dobândire, pe parcursul întregii vieții, a competențelor și calificărilor necesare dezvoltării profesionale și personale, a muncii și a comportamentului social responsabil.
Changing and increasing skills demands, coupled with economic, demographic and technological developments are making it more important than ever for Member States to have in place modern adult learning systems. All adults, regardless of their level of education or qualifications, need opportunities and incentives to continue learning throughout life, whether it be for maintaining their employability, for fuller participation in our digital society, or for personal fulfilment.
IETC-PS is always trying to keep up with change (social, cultural and economic). We strongly believe that our vocational school has to be a place of education to tolerance, diversity and human progress.
Transgender has become a componant of our society and we feel concerned with this cultural evolution.
IETC's teachers and administrative staff would like to integrate the new forms of genders into our work culture. Thanks to the KA104 program, we would like to investigate this matter and adapt our work habits.
EPALE Serbia National Support Service issues an electronic magazine tied to thematic focuses on EPALE. The magazine contains a selection of most red blogs on the platform translated into Serbian and other articles relevant to adult education in Serbia and Europe.
In accordance with the EPALE thematic focus in the period from October to December 2019, this issue of magazine is dedecated to the topic of workplace learning.
Adult education provides adults with lifelong opportunities to acquire competencies and qualifications necessary for professional and personal development, work and socially responsible behaviour.
Adult learning in the workplace is essential for functional elementary education of adults, and only in this way can the desired results be achieved, especially in motivating vulnerable groups for learning and education.
I want to share some striking highlights from the 4th Global Report on Adult Learning and Education (GRALE): An Ageing Workforce:
My name is Sona Stefkova, and I represent an adult educational company in Bratislava (Slovakia) - topcoach.sk.
We are interested to be a partner in your KA204 or KA205 projects, we can offer best practice and trainings related to soft-skills, self-development and leadership topics. We also have experiences leading Erasmus+ project (we are recently leading partner and partner of different projects).
Our main areas of educating and focus are:
L'organizzazione europea offre un'interessante opportunità per chi è interessato ai diritti e alle politiche sulla disabilità
The Summary Project Description:
Comprehensive support for businesses to encourage active ageing workforce – ASI is a project that responds to the challenges of the ageing workforce, raising awareness of employers and employees about the negative demographic trends, eliminating stereotypes about older employees, and above all, supporting employers to effectively manage older workforce and enhancing the competencies and motivation of older employees to continue their work activity.
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.
This publication presents the research results on skills and competences needed for effective work in multicultural organisations.
The research was conducted in five European countries: Poland, Latvia, Italy, Cyprus and the United Kingdom under ERASMUS+ project "Cultural Risk in the Organisation in the Globalisation Era - competences vs. reality" (2018-1-PL01-KA204-051056).
De beslissing van de Vlaamse regering om de stimulanspremie - een premie bedoeld om onder meer langdurig werklozen met een gezin te stimuleren om een opleiding te volgen - af te schaffen, kan op weinig begrip rekeningen bij het Vlaams ABVV. Minister Crevits countert de kritiek.
Oduvijek je bilo mnogo polemike u i o obrazovanju. U posljednje vrijeme pojačan je naglasak na polemici o obrazovanju, i to uglavnom u negativnom kontekstu. Nikada se obrazovanje nije manje cijenilo, a u priči o obrazovanju nikada se više nije potencirala njegova nepotrebnost.
Matmer workshop, supported by GMKA with a budget of 710,000 TL, was opened with a ceremony organized within the scope of the development of vocational training of Edremit Vocational Training Center.
Simon Broek przekonuje, że praktyki zawodowe dla dorosłych stwarzają warunki, dzięki którym przedsiębiorstwa stają się organizacjami uczącymi, a ich pracownicy mogą uczyć się przez całe życie.
Gina Ebner, redaktor tematyczna EPALE, o tym, z czego wynika niedopasowanie oferty ośrodków pozaformalnego kształcenia dorosłych do potrzeb biznesu.
Wer in Branchen arbeitet, die einem starken digitalen Wandel ausgesetzt sind, braucht strukturierte Weiterbildung, um Schritt zu halten: Das gilt besonders für angelernte Arbeitnehmerinnen und Arbeitnehmer. Der Leitfaden „Nachqualifizierung mit digitalen Lehr- und Lernkonzepten“ stellt am Beispiel Betonindustrie vor, wie Betriebe nicht formal Qualifizierte am Arbeitsplatz weiterbilden und zum Berufsabschluss führen können. Entwickelt und getestet wurde das innovative Konzept vom Forschungsinstitut betriebliche Bildung (f-bb) zusammen mit Partnern aus der Betonindustrie.
Careers Wales provides a jobs matching quiz for adults which links users with over 700 different types of job and provides careers advice. It is also possible to apply for live job vacancies and search for higher education courses both in Wales and across the rest of the UK.
The Learn@Work expo is Australia’s key annual workplace learning, training and development event, bringing together hundreds of L&D professionals across Australia.
Co-located with EduTECH, Learn@Work focuses on the latest techniques and new learning technologies furthering adult education within the workplace.
- Upgrading the skills of the existing labor force is crucial for creating more and better jobs in Turkey.
- The Turkish Employment Agency (İŞKUR) plays a leading role in upgrading the skills of jobseekers by providing vocational training.
- A World Bank study evaluates the impact of the vocational training provided by İŞKUR and outlines ways to enhance it.
Please visit the following link: https://www.worldbank.org/en/country/turkey/publ
These are not traditional online courses; they are guided social learning experiences hosted in our Slack-powered MWL Community – hence the emphasis is on conversation and discussion between the participants. Here is the schedule of upcoming public online Workshops: