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Newsletter No 5: We are working on the PREDIS handbook.

PREDIS Project

PREDIS – Prevention of Dropout from Vocational Education through Inclusive Strategies of Migrants and Roma is a project funded by the European Commission and coordinated by Professor Dirk Lange at the Leibniz University of Hannover.

Fifth Partner Meeting with consortium partners at the Zentrum für LehrerInnenbildung, University of Vienna.

Fifth Partner Meeting

PREDIS’ fifth and last partner partner meeting took place in Vienna  between 16.04 and 17.04 2018. During the meeting, the consortium evaluated the Blended Learning Course and discussed the design of the PREDIS Handbook. The PREDIS Handbook and the Blended Learning Course will consist of six modules. Both will be available for free downloading from the PREDIS website at the end of Summer/ beginning of Autumn, 2018. Contents are discussed from theoretical and practical perspectives. Also to be availabe for free downloading is the PREDIS toolkit. The toolkit offers a more comprehensive description of the contents of the modules

Second Multiplier Events

Consortium partners organized PREDIS’s second Multiplier Events (MES) which took place in their different national contexts. The second MES aimed at the further networking and application of PREDIS products. The discussions focused on contents of the forthcoming handbook.

Multiplier Event in Germany

The first part of the second multiplier events in Germany took place in Freiburg on May 06 2018 with representatives of migrant organizations. The central role played by migrant organizations in preventing ESL is less known. The ME linked migrant associations as new partners and indispensbale actors in ESL prevention. The second part involved networking with leaders of professional development programs. Some of the ways of incorporating PREDIS products in future oriented teaching, training and curricular were discussed. 

Multiplier Event in Austria

The second multiplier event in Austria took place on May 16, 2018 in Vienna. Decision makers in the area of vocational education and leaders of professional development institutions, teachers, youth workers, psychologists, VET coaches, VET trainers and researchers participated in the meeting. Within the frame of the PREDIS products, they discussed several needs and interventions and reflected the importance of the project’s outcomes and how they could be integrated in practice. With this outcome, the event has led to a deciding input for future development in the area of VET and general education.

Multiplier Event in Rumania

The multiplier event in Romania took place on May 24th, 2018 in the Buzau County Council Hall. It was a huge event which attracted 180 participants including decision makers in VET and education as well as various participants from the broad spectrum of the educational sector. Participants included managers of National Colleges, school inspectors,  VET trainers and secondary school teachers. In addition, kindergarten and primary school teachers attended.

Multiplier Event in Slovenia

The multiplier event in Slovenia was organized on May 10, 2018.  Leaders of various  institutions engaged in vocational training participated. In addition, participants came from school centers. Furthermore, they included leaders and representatives of youth organisations and other educational institutions. Moreover, professors and their students also participated in the roundtable discussion at the end of the multiplier event.

Multiplier Event in Italy

The multiplier events in Italy took place on April 20, 2018 at the University of Trento. Among the 35 participants who attended the meeting were decision makers in education (3 of them work for the School Superintendency of Bolzano and of Trento) as well as professors, teachers, and educators.

PREDIS’ fifth and last partner partner meeting took place in Vienna  between 16.04 and 17.04 2018. During the meeting, the consortium evaluated the Blended Learning Course and discussed the design of the PREDIS Handbook.The PREDIS Handbook and the Blended Learning Course will consist of six modules. Both will be available for free downloading from the PREDIS website at the end of Summer/ beginning of Autumn, 2018. Contents are discussed from theoretical and practical perspectives. Also to be availabe for free downloading is the PREDIS toolkit. The toolkit offers a more comprehensive description of the contents of the modules.