About

About

Transnational Cooperation Activities (TCAs) are events arranged by National Agencies to encourage collaboration and sharing of best practice within Erasmus+. They can be training and support events aimed at National Agency staff and project coordinators; contact seminars to find project partners; or thematic seminars addressing specific topics in education, training and youth work. TCAs in the youth field are organised through the SALTO (Support, Advanced Learning and Training Opportunities) network; you can find out more about them here. TCAs in other fields are arranged by National Agencies themselves, and opportunities to attend are announced here.

Funding
TCA costs vary according to the venue and programme involved. In general, participants in TCAs organised through SALTO receive a 70% reimbursement of their travel costs from Léargas. Participants in TCAs organised directly by other National Agencies and our National Agency are asked to contribute €65 towards the costs agreed with Léargas (usually international travel, event fee and accommodation)

Benefits
Taking part in a TCA allows organisations to expand their base of knowledge, extend their network of contacts, and increase the impact of their own work through sharing of information.

⚡️Tools for Youth Exchanges - Training Course The overall aim of TYE - Tools for Youth Exchanges - is for youth leaders and youth workers to explore, share and adapt tools that can be used to improve their youth exchange projects. Find out more here 🔜 bit.ly/37muKT

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We are here for day 2 of the @IPPNExpo. Come visit us to chat about all the exciting opportunities we have for primary schools to collaborate with international partners! @EUErasmusPlus @Leargas @IPPN_Education #IPPN20 Retweeted by Léargas

Our students literally flying the flag for #erasmus on the ski slopes in #Poland!!😂😂 #leargas @Leargas #kinsalecollege #kinsale #yourfuturestartshere Retweeted by Léargas

Last day of the TCA 'Inclusion and Diversity Strategy and how to get one' being hosted in Dublin this week. We hope the concept of inclusion will be incorporated more into organisations and that partnerships were developed! Retweeted by Léargas

🌿 Go Green for your Community - Training Course 🌿 This course aims to bring together young people who are passionate about the environment and supporting their local community. 🌏 Find out more ➡️ bit.ly/2RPODvo

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Léargas

Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
Léargas
LéargasFriday, January 24th, 2020 at 1:46am
📣 Towards Collaborative Practice - Forum
A cross-sectoral event exploring the potential of youth work and Erasmus+ to foster social entrepreneurship and social innovation among young people.

Find out more 🔜 https://bit.ly/2Ggp819
Léargas
LéargasFriday, January 24th, 2020 at 1:12am
⚡️Tools for Youth Exchanges - Training Course
The overall aim of TYE - Tools for Youth Exchanges - is for youth leaders and youth workers to explore, share and adapt tools that can be used to improve their youth exchange projects. Find out more here 🔜 https://bit.ly/37muKT
Léargas
LéargasThursday, January 23rd, 2020 at 11:05pm
🌿 Go Green for your Community - Training Course 🌿
This course aims to bring together young people who are passionate about the environment and supporting their local community. 🌏 It will provide learning, time and space and an opportunity to find out more about how to apply for funding to carry out Solidarity Projects. 🌏

Find out more ➡️ https://bit.ly/2RPODvo
Léargas
LéargasThursday, January 23rd, 2020 at 12:35am
Teachers, celebrate language diversity in Europe and win prizes for your school with #EDLComp19! Register a language-themed project on etwinning.net by 31 January to enter. Full details here: https://www.leargas.ie/programmes/languages/european-day-of-languages/competition/
Léargas
LéargasTuesday, January 21st, 2020 at 3:49am
“I suppose the greatest evaluation for us is seeing the children themselves...how they bring what they learn from the programme into their everyday interactions with each other. They will try to solve problems in the yard; there is less exclusion.” - Rachel Burke, Deputy Principal, Kildare Town Educate Together School.

Read about how Kildare Town Educate Together School used #ErasmusPlus KA2 funding to foster inclusion in their school through their 'Grow from Seeds' project:

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/parenting/making-outsiders-feel-at-home-is-child-s-play-1.4139349