The Innovation in Early School Leaving Project will facilitate the transfer of knowledge and sharing of innovation and learning across the EU for wider adoption by the education sector.
Project Aims and Objectives
Project Timeline 2013
Workshop 1 - UK
19th -20th November 2013
Co-ordination and Management
Will establish the management framework (technical, financial, communication) of the project for partners to work towards, ensure the establishment of a network of VET organisations to facilitate the import and export of best practice.
Workshop 2 - Portugal
25th - 26th March 2014
Transfer of Methodologies
Will benchmark activities on early school leaving from each partner, it will include presentations on innovative practices and prevention and intervention strategies, as well as workshops on how these activities and practices can be adapted for each country, supported by appropriate training programmes to key partners.
Workshop 3 - Romania
Adaption of Methodologies
Will include feedback from partners on results achieved with regards to the adaption of innovative practices to develop best practices moving forward. It will look at issues which have been overcome and areas for future development.
Workshop 4 - Italy
Evaluations and Recommendations
Will evaluate the impact and results of project activities to form the basis of best practice guides and will look at the identification and monitoring of approaches to early school leaving, as well as prevention, intervention and compensation strategies
Final Conference - Turkey
Valorisation of results, dissemination and sustainability and Final Conference
Will disseminate results, sharing critical points in activity, and highlighting items of added value - using case studies. It will deliver a final conference for the project.