July 2018

A SEED event participant placing post-it notes on a whiteboard during discussion
How do we better deliver long-term international work placements?  How can we make them more affordable for learners? How do we more fully involve and prepare employers to play a role in VET (vocational education and training) mobility? UK stakeholders involved in VET mobility participated in a one-day workshop in Birmingham on 26 June to discuss these questions. A peer-learning activity,...
EuroApprentices Meeting, Vienna, 2018
Our first four EuroApprentices have been appointed and are raring to go in their new roles promoting Erasmus+ opportunities.  The first four UK EuroApprentices were recruited in April and quickly got a taste of what is to come in their new roles when they jetted off for the 2018 EuroApprentices Network Annual Meeting in Vienna from 28 to 30 May. UK National agency Project Manager Amy Yardley...
Previous winners of the Erasmus+ photo competition laughing and smiling near brightly coloured wall
Our 2018 Erasmus+ competition aims to turn the spotlight on to the amazing discoveries of programme participants.  For the first time we are inviting video as well as photo entries, so there's plenty of opportunity to get creative. We covered what type of discoveries you could include in our earlier competition blog, but feel free to come up with your own! Then you just need to decide whether to...
EPALE logo
EPALE, with over 40,000 registered members, is the electronic platform and contact point for professionals working in adult education in Europe. The site was launched three years ago to connect and support teachers, educators, trainers and volunteers, as well as policy-makers, researchers and academics. As EPALE celebrates its anniversary, it is incredible to think how quickly it became the...