Final report submitted to EACEA
Project brochure Opening Doors to Adult Education for Migrants- Guidelines for working with Education Ambassadors and "How to open doors to adult education for migrants" project's recommendations published
Learning Community received "honorable mention" of LEARN FOR LIFE (The Dutch Platform for International Adult Education)
On Friday 14 September the LEARN FOR LIFE Platform (Netherlands) awarded CESO and the Education Ambassadors "honorable mention". LEARN FOR LIFE annually awards prizes to Dutch organisations which apply their expertise to develop innovative projects in the field of adult education. Learning Community, was implemented in The Netherlands by Jikky Dinçelek-Lettinga and Loraine Schaepkens of CESO together with the Education Ambassadors. For more information see the brochure which features CESO and the Education Ambassadors' stories!
Learning Community nominated for the International Price of LEARN FOR LIFE (The Dutch Platform for International Adult Education)
LEARN FOR LIFE (Netherlands) annually awards the “International Price” to a Dutch organisation which applies their expertise to develop innovative projects in the field of adult education. Learning Community, implemented in The Netherlands by Jikky Dinçelek-Lettinga and Loraine Schaepkens of CESO, is one of five projects shortlisted for the International Price. The International Price will be awarded on 14th September 2012 during the Learning Festival in Amersfoort which is a national event that aims to encourage people to further develop their knowledge and skills. During this event, Learn for Life will then also present a brochure featuring the 2012 nominees.
5th transnational Meeting in Berlin (DE)
topics: evaluation and conclusion of pilot actions, project brochure and guideline educational ambassadors, utilisation concept, policy recommendations, etc.
Hellenic Open University: Kick – off meeting of the project “Training of cultural mediators utilizing new Social Networking Software (SONETOR)”. Presentation of the LC project with special focus on the training of the educational ambassadors.
Education Ambassadors inform at "Open Day" of educational institutions (NL)
Learning Community in the newsletter of the Office for Prevention and Health Promotion (Fachstelle für Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung ) (in German page 19)
Support Center for ROMA & Socially Vulnerable group for the presentation of the project and the discussion of potential field of cooperation (GR)
Meeting with the President of the Municipal Library of Amaliada (GR) for the presentation of the project and the discussion of potential field of cooperation
Meeting with Municipal Agency of Social Solidarity of Pyrgos (GR)
2nd Education Ambassadors meeting (NL)
4th transnational Meeting in Graz (AT)
topics:evaluation and conclusion of pilot actions, guideline educational ambassadors, utilisation concept, policy recommendations, etc.
Education Ambassadors inform at "Open Day" at Volksuniversiteit Heerlen (NL)
Learning Community on the Webseite of Berlin Senate:
Feedback workshop Education Ambassadors in Berlin.
Focus: practical application of course content, discussion and design of the pilot actions.
First Education Ambassadors meeting (NL)
Open Event – Festival in the Central Square of Pyrgos (GR) Under the theme : “Information and sensitization for the integration of immigrants in the local communities.”
Meeting with theme: “Information and sensitization for the integration of immigrants in the local communities. The role of the immigrants’ integration councils.” Presentation of LC project ‘s benefits for the local immigrant community (GR).
Submission of the project interim report to the EACEA.
Training of education ambassadors (NL)
Network meeting in Berlin: Establishment of Learning Community on local level
The final version of the compilation of the needs analysis on the educational situation of migrants in Germany, Greece, the Netherlands and Austria is finished.
Information event of Education Ambassadors in Sittard and in Voerendaal (NL)
20.01.2011 - 02.17.2011
Training of Education Ambassadors in Berlin - Documentation (in German)
Presentation and discussion of Learning Community at the:
Workgroup Migration of the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Women (Berlin/DE)
Presentation of Learning Community at the conference "Poverty and Education. Adult education as an offer for social inclusion" Vienna/AT)
3rd transnational meeting in Pyrgos (GR)
Contents: discussion and evaluation of analysis; presentation of target groups; good pactice manual; trainings for educational ambassadors; concept 'awarness-raising and motivation'; valorisation concept; interim report - formalities
2nd transnational meeting in Brno (CZ)
Contents: current stage of project implementation - partners tasks; introduction of new partners (NL-CESO); method for good practice manual; current stage of analysis, presentation of target groups (concept); current stage of concept 'awarness-raising and motivation', current stage of valorisation concept
Presentation of Learning Community at the World Café Ghana in Graz/AT.
Good Practice Manual on work with volunteers available
Presentation of Learning Community at ESF's annual conference in Vienna/AT.
1st transnational kick-off meeting in Berlin
Contents: get to know each other; introduction to the method "education ambassadors"; common understanding about project objectives; contents and expected results; specification of time and activity schedule; concept presentation for work packages 1 (analysis of demands and adoption of strategy), 5 (institutional anchoring) and 6 (valorisation); arrangements regarding project management, communication, dissemination, quality assurance, financing