On Thursday 16th and Friday 17th November, the European Basic Skills Network (EBSN) will be hosting an online discussion with a focus on Basic Skills within VET.
EBSN Secretary General, Graciela Sbertoli with colleagues from the EBSN EPALE team, will moderate the discussion. The focus of the discussion is on how basic skills are addressed within VET in different countries and about models for the integration or embedding of basic skills.
The discussion starts on Thursday 16th November at 10:00 CET, it is open to everyone and a direct link to the discussion page will be added here shortly: EBSN online event on Basic Skills within VET
On Thursday, 30th November, there will be the EPALE online discussion, coinciding with VET week, on Vocational education and training for adults – what is needed and how to get it
The discussion will take place on this page and will start on 30 November 2017 at 10:00am CET. It will be moderated by EPALE’s Thematic Coordinator for Quality, Andrew McCoshan. However, you can start contributing (posting questions and initial reactions, engaging with other users) from the 20th November. More information on the discussion and the joining link can be accessed here.
It would be much appreciated if you could share this information with networks and encourage them to participate in the discussions.
Equally, it would be great if you could comment below, whether you will be able to participate in maybe one or even both of the discussions.