Using words and videos, a teacher shows how a small rural school in Co. Galway has benefited from almost ten years’ involvement with European programmes; the school is currently taking part in two Erasmus+ partnerships: one involving teachers and pupils, the other teachers only exploring outdoor education: Happy Children make Happy Learners.
Read about a typical week in the life of European Projects Officer Karen McCormick as she works on several Erasmus+ VET Strategic Partnerships on behalf of Letterkenny Institute of Technology. From virtual kick-off meetings with partners throughout Europe to visiting manufacturing plants and training colleges in Denmark, Karen’s week provides an insight into some of the things that make transnational cooperation work well.
The Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland met the online course needs of at-home carers by working with colleagues in Norway and Belgium in an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership. Read how the project developed from the first meeting in Brussels at a contact seminar.
Fire and Ice: northern lights and a Killarney flash mob; hiking and kayaking; learning new skills and growing in confidence. James Bilson of Cork YMCA describes six steps in their successful Erasmus+ youth exchange and the outcomes for their young people.