Timisoara, RO

The fifth project meeting was organised in Timisoara on 25-26 February, and focused on how validation of prior learning could be an alternative route for adult basic skills teachers. The project meeting was also used to discuss and agree on the main structure and content of the recommendations for professional development for teachers of adult basic skills.

EU Learning Partnership BASKET

Agenda for the 5th Partner Meeting and Study Visit

Timisoara, February, 25th  - 26th  2012

 

Sunday, 24th   February 2013: Day of arrival

19:30 h                  Optional: Informal welcome and dinner

 

Monday, 25th   February 2013

09:30 – 09:40         Welcome and introduction – Simona Sava

  • Goals of the meeting
  • Agenda


9.40 – 10.00            Evaluation – Zoltan Varkonyi

10:00 – 10:20          Short reviews from the partners – new developments in partner   countries – Partners


10:20 – 11:20           Sum up – where are we now and what we are going to do next?
Review of former project meetings and recommendations drawn so far – Randi all Partners


11:20 – 11:50             Coffee break

 

11:50 – 13.30              National system for the professionalisation of adult educatorsSimona Sava                

30 minutes – presentation, 1 hour - Reflection and conclusions for the recommendations
Discussion in groups:  elements of the system

13.30 – 14.30              Lunch

14.30 – 15:30              Working groups – writing down recommendations – All partners

15:30 – 15.45             Coffee break

15.45– 16:45              Validation of competences - alternative route for becoming an adult/basic skills teacher?Maria Toia

30 minutes – presentation, 30 minutes – reflection and conclusions for the recommendations
Discussion in groups:

  • The inclusion of validation of prior knowledge and experience in the recommendations
  • Practical issues in the implementation of a validation system
  • Discussion of competences within the recommendations

16.45 – 17.00          Summary

17:00 h                   Close and free time

20:00 h                    Dinner 

 

Tuesday, February 26th  2012

09:30 – 11:00        Online debate – David Mallows

  • Summary and analysis
  • Reflection and conclusions for the recommendations
  • Next steps 

11:00 – 11.30           Coffee break

11.30-   13.00           Work on recommendations – Prospects of the final recommendations – Randi Husemoen and all partners

  • Format
  • Length of the document
  • Argumentation needed?

13.00 – 14.00             Lunch
                                       

14.00– 14.30               Dissemination: Dissemination channels and proposals – Randi Husemoen and all partners 

14.30 – 15.00              Plans for Budapest and closing remarks