How to make skills visible and valued

How to make skills visible and valued

Published: Friday, 21 April, 2017 - 11:30

Real life-long learning is about more than just adding professional training sessions and courses to your CV. We also learn in other ways, through our own interests and experiences, without an approved syllabus or without even intending to acquire knowledge. The New Skills Agenda highlights that people should be able to use the full range of their skills for their careers or for further learning, including what they gain in non-formal or informal learning.

Registration in Participant Portal made easier

Registration in Participant Portal made easier

Published: Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 14:54

Want to sign up more than 1 person to use our services? There is now a new helpful feature in the "Participant Portal" that allows up to 10 additional users to be added. This means there will be constant access to an organisation's data even if one of the users leaves your organisation.

Perspectives from beyond academia

How can perspectives from beyond academia be explored?

Published: Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 15:02

Even though studying at university provides students with the skills needed to get a job, young people are often thrown in at the deep end when they enter the world of work. While they gain skills and knowledge, they are not necessarily prepared for the reality of the labour market. Erasmus+ is changing this by inviting business experts to teach at universities.

Results from the 2017 Erasmus+ call for proposals

First results from the 2017 Erasmus+ call for proposals

Published: Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 14:06

Around 30 500 applications were received by National Agencies before the closing date of 2nd February 2017 for the first round of calls for mobility of individuals. The number of participants has been significantly rising since the launch of the Erasmus+ Programme in 2014.

European Vocational Skills Week

Commissioner Thyssen invites you to the European Vocational Skills Week

Published: Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 17:24

Building on the success of last year, the 2017 European Vocational Skills Week will be organised from 20 to 24 November. The focus will continue to be on "Discover your Talent", with activities showcasing how excellence in VET practice has led to some of the most successful careers.

Erasmus+ projects

Looking for inspiring Erasmus+ projects?

Published: Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 14:35

What is it that makes an idea fit for European funding? Check out our online platform where you can have a look at all the projects that have been accepted for funding and make sure that your idea is innovative enough! The platform is updated on a daily basis and projects are shared there to inspire you and help you to find new partners! So why not take a look?

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Help shape the future of Erasmus+!

Published: Tuesday, 11 April, 2017 - 18:11

Wondering what the impact of international mobility or cooperation programmes is in the areas of education, training, youth and sport? We need you!

30,000 registrations on School Education Gateway – are you one of them?

Published: Monday, 10 April, 2017 - 11:47

School Education Gateway is celebrating more than 30,000 registered users – and growing daily! Registered members are entitled to join free online courses, have the possibility to save their personalized searches and can make the most out of the platform’s content. So, why not join today and spread the word?


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