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EPALE

Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe

 
 

Immigrants

The EPALE NSS Italy in collaboration with CPIA (Provincial centre for adult education) in La Spezia and the department of Educational Sciences of Florence University organises a national training seminar on education and training of migrants and humanitarian protection seekers. The seminar is going to be held in La Spezia, from Tuesday 14 to 16 September 2017.

 

From the 31st May through the 2nd June 2017, Luxembourg hosted the General Assembly and Annual Conference of the European Basic Skills Network (EBSN http://www.basicskills.eu). More than 100 experts from 20 European countries participated at this event.

Definition of Basic Skills

Education at all levels is a key part of the integration process for migrants. Adult learning is crucial for migrants as they may require different skills from those that they used in their countries of origin for their new careers. It can also help equip people working with migrants with intercultural awareness and competences, easing the integration process for everyone involved.

Please fill in the survey on alternative assessment methods for validation in Europe to address the needs of learners with special focus on disadvantaged groups such as migrants, long-term unemployed, and those who have had an adverse experience with formal education including with school-based assessments.