Report on the Culture Infoday, 17-05-2010
The Infoday was organised into two
different sessions, a Plenary Session and some Workshops.
The Plenary Session was structured
on different levels: a plenary session for newcomers, an opening session
Culture Programme, followed by the description of practical aspects.
Van Rompuy meets European Movement International
On the theme of:
‘After the Lisbon Treaty - What can Citizens Expect? - Moving from
Design to Delivery´, President van Rompuy stressed the evolutionary
rather than the revolutionary nature of the treaty changes brought about
by the Lisbon Treaty.
Ireland: Adult Education sector still struggling to meet demand, despite Knowledge Economy rhetoric
The government has still to fully embrace the potential of adult education to combat recession and contribute to the knowledge economy, said Berni Brady, Director of AONTAS, the National Adult Learning Organisation. She was speaking at an annual gathering of representatives from the adult education sector, as well as adult learners, today at the Clarion Hotel in Dublin.
Recommendation of the Committee of Ministers to member states on the Council of Europe Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education
(Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 11 May 2010
at the 120th Session)
Study on key competences for adult learning professionals
This set of key competences is applicable for all professionals working in the adult learning sector, by abstracting from the specific context in which professionals work.
Online validation survey
Validation practitioners and project managers - please tell us about your experience!
UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning Director position open
UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) has announced the post of the Director of the Institute open for candidates.
EU policy handbook on teacher training
The European Commission has just published a handbook for policy-makers who wish to provide better support to new teachers during their first years in the profession.
CFP on Lifelong Learning
The European Commission has published a call for proposals on actions that support the implementation of lifelong learning strategies and policies and raise the awareness of European co-operation in education and training. Deadline for applications is 16 July 2010.