BREXIT Briefings from Euroguidance UK

BREXIT Briefings from Euroguidance UK

The UK has been a member of the EU since 1972 and is the first member state to decide to leave. With the UK destined to leave the EU, there remains little clarity on exactly what Brexit means for international mobility. As a result, Euroguidance UK have produced a suite of resources to assist the careers, guidance and education sectors understand the latest Brexit developments.

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Revsion of European Qualifications Framework (EQF)

Revsion of European Qualifications Framework (EQF)

European Council adopts revision of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning.

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Have your say on European education and employment online tools and services

Have your say on European education and employment online tools and services

A public survey to better understand end users’ needs for online tools in the field of skills and qualifications has just been published by the Commission.This survey will help shaping the future developments of existing European tools and services related to education and employment, such as Europass.Individuals, organisations and other stakeholders are all welcome to participate.

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European Day of Languages Competition

European Day of Languages Competition

To celebrate the European Day of Languages on 26 September 2017, NCGE/ Euroguidance and Léargas are holding a competition to encourage learners and teachers to engage with languages in different ways. The 2017 Competition is entitled: ‘My Dream Job in…’ An opera singer in Salzburg? An engineer in Munich? A chef in Paris? A football player in Madrid? Click HERE for a video showcasing the competition...

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Mobility Guidance Counselling online module Spring 2017

Mobility Guidance Counselling online module Spring 2017

Mobility Guidance Counselling online module Spring 2017 Only a few places left so apply now; applications are still open for the Mobility Guidance Counselling (MGC) online module. Applying is easy, simply go to vle.ncge.ie The MGC online CPD module for Guidance Counsellors working in Irish educational settings aims to provide guidance practitioners with the skills to support students in their quest to study in the EU. Essentially, the course incorporates resources designed to assist the guidance counsellor to empower students to make informed decisions. Mobility Guidance Counselling is based on a model developed in Sweden, by Soren Kristensen PhD, an expert in Youth Mobility. Euroguidance Ireland adapted the Swedish model for the Irish student and their specific learning mobility needs. The online module address practical elements such as linguistic, cultural and mental preparation, and also focuses on the importance of re-integration for students when they return home. The module is divided into four sections, each section taking approximately 45 minutes. A key benefit of this online CPD is that it may be completed in your own time and at your own convenience. The module runs from April 18th - May 23rd 2017 and is recognised by the IGC. Remember, applying is simply - simply log onto vle.ncge.ie and if you have any queries please contact our Euroguidance Officer liz.glennon@ngce.ie

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