SHARE AND LINK EDUCATION AND PRACTICE

Non-formal education in Latvia?

Title: SHARE AND LINK EDUCATION AND PRACTICE
Venue: Ozolnieki County, Latvia
Project Date: 08 – 15 July, 2017
Participant’s profile: Aged over 18, having strong motivation to participate fully in all activities of the Seminar.
We’re looking for: 2+2 participants (2 teacher + 2 youth worker)

Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.
Deadline to submit your completed application is June 19th, 2017.
I’m your application form!:)
Only selected participants will be informed on June 20th, 2017.

About the project

Share and Link Education and Practice is a project that aims at sharing and experimenting best practices
of Non-Formal Learning programs for youth used in institutions for learning, mainly schools and NGOs at
local levels in Europe. The activity is a Seminar to build capacity for NGOs representatives and people
involved in extracurricular activities for young people in different institutions around Europe to cooperate
more and to explore how they can improve the methods they use when working with young people in
collaboration of schools and NGOs.

We will:
– Share and experiment best practices of Non-Formal Learning programs for youth used in institutions for learning and NGOs at local levels in Europe
– Build capacity for NGOs representative and people involved in extracurricular activities for young people in different institutions around Europe
– Facilitate further cooperation among different stakeholders involved in the learning process in developing and implementing local youth programmes and new partnerships
– Create a common background and stimulate cooperation for an integrated learning process for youth across Europe.

Objectives

– Share and experiment best practices of Non-Formal Learning programs for youth used in institutions for learning and NGOs at local levels in Europe we will give the youth workers and l educators the possibility to interact in the proper space and have peer to peer education.
– Build capacity for NGOs representative and people involved in extracurricular activities for young people in different institutions around Europe by giving the chance to promote their work and integrate results from other experiences.
– Facilitate further cooperation among different stakeholders involved in the learning process in developing and implementing local youth programmes and new partnerships will add more strength to long term partnerships not only through the ERASMUS+ but also in their daily work with local and national partners.
– Create a common background and stimulate cooperation for an integrated learning process for youth across Europe, focus on specific needs and objectives of partners in finding answers to shared problems such as: low level of involvement on long term of youth and stakeholders, fast changing educational system and lack of instruments and strategies for implementation, the low level of recognition of participative learning and non-formal methods etc.

Venue

The Seminar will take place in Agate Hotel (Address: Skolas street 16, Ozolnieki, Ozolnieku Pag., Ozolnieku Nov., LV 3018). Agate hotel was opened on 1 June, 2014, offering 23 wellequipped rooms and a restaurant.

Financial conditions

The Seminar is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the Europe Commission and costs will be covered according to the Erasmus+ programme:
– 100% meals and accommodation
– 100% costs during the activities NB: Visa costs are not covered by the project budget
– transport expenses within the limits. In case of Hungary the travel reimbursement 275 euro.
The participants will be reimbursed according the travel distance upon presentation of travel documents.
We kindly ask you to keep all the travel documents (invoices, boarding passes, plane tickets, bus/train
tickets and so on). Please note, only the cheapest means of transport/fares are subject, covered by the
project. Costs for using a taxi is not allowed to be reimbursed. Please, note the maximum of your travel
costs. You will be reimbursed after the Seminar by bank transfer.

Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.
Deadline to submit your completed application is June 19th, 2017.
I’m your application form!:)
Only selected participants will be informed on June 20th, 2017.