Upcoming TCAs

Upcoming TCAs

TCAs open to participants from Ireland in the Adult Education, School Education and VET fields are listed on this page. TCAs in the Youth field are on our Training Opportunities page. The eligibility criteria and selection process for TCAs vary according to the event; check the individual invitations for details.

To apply to attend a TCA, click the relevant link below or get in touch with the named contact(s). Do not apply directly to the host organisation. Please note that only participants from Irish organisations may apply to Léargas!

Upcoming TCAs


Upcoming School Education TCAs

Demystifying Innovation
Dublin, Ireland, 11-13 December 2019

Target: This is a contact-making seminar for organisations and schools interested in developing Strategic Partnerships supporting Innovation under Key Action 2 in the Schools field.

Aim: This training event will support schools and organisations in the School Education sector to understand what is required to implement a Strategic Partnership supporting innovation under Key Action 2 of Erasmus+. It will provide an opportunity for potential partners to meet and share their experience of international schools projects. The seminar will also provide a clear understanding of innovation and the requirements for implementing KA201 projects. Finally, it will develop the participants’ understanding of how to design good quality project proposals.

For more information, contact Carmel
Deadline for applications: 08 November
To apply, please visit this link


Use of ICT in pre-primary and primary education Innovation
Norway, 14-17 January 2020

Target Audience: This seminar is open to participants within the fields of school education. The seminar is mainly targeted at teachers, leaders and others working with children in pre-primary and lower primary school (age 1-9), who are interested in learning more about innovative use of ICT among the youngest children in education. The institutions they represent are interested in engaging in a KA229 Partnership. Participants should have good command of English.

Aims:

  • Present the Norwegian education system with a focus on the youngest children in education
  • Inspire and provide new ideas to enhance the work with ICT in kindergartens and schools
  • Discuss the situation of ICT education in the participating countries
  • Carry out a study-visit to one kindergarten or one primary school working actively with ICT in education
  • Reflect on impact (possible use of Impact+ tool)
  • Provide tips on how to write a KA229-proposal

For more information, contact: Carmel
Deadline: 29 November 2019
To apply, please visit this link


Innovate to Learn through Erasmus+
Dublin 19- 21 Feb 2020

Target: This TCA is targeted at beneficiaries of Erasmus+ KA2 projects in the fields of Adult Education, VET and School Education who are currently carrying out or have already completed projects involving innovative teaching methods such as Gamification, Technology Enhanced Learning, Creative Learning etc.

Aims: Many Erasmus+ projects have a focus on designing new innovative curricula and educational methods. The objective of this seminar is to exchange and promote good practices in designing and implementing innovative teaching approaches such as Gamification, Technology Enhanced Learning, Creative Learning, Evolving Learning Technologies etc. The event will provide opportunities for peer learning, creating synergies between different projects funded by Erasmus+, disseminating project results and developing future projects.

Deadline for applications: 15 December
To apply, please fill out this form

For details about attending the TCA, contact Carmel


No Adult Education TCAs are open for applications at the moment, they will be published here as soon as they are available.


Internationalisation and Innovative VET practices in Spain: The case of the Basque Country
Dublin, 26-28 November 2019

Target: policymakers and directors of VET institutions or organisations

Aims:
The programme includes a brief introduction which will let us understand the framework of this system, together with study visits to different emblematic institutions. The final content is still under development.

Deadline for applications: 08 November
To apply, please fill out this form

For details about attending the TCA, contact Carmel