“I couldn’t imagine how much history is behind the programme, nor how many socio-political and economic changes it has undergone.” On Europe Day Petar Dukic, our Inclusion and Diversity Officer, traces how his understanding of Erasmus+ has grown. In particular, he reflects on how the programme has been shaped by European history and shared values, and how it continues to respond to changing times.
Elaine Hynes leads the Training and Practice Team in Early Childhood Ireland. In this post, Elaine talks about the value of collaborating with European partners in order to support quality in Early Childhood Education and Care settings .
Ruth Baker is EU Project Officer with the Ballymun Job Centre in Ballymun, Dublin 11. The Ballymun Job Centre uses Erasmus+ Vocational Education and Training funding to collaborate with European partners with a focus on Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices. In this blog Ruth talks about the challenges and benefits of working on these Erasmus+ VET KA2 Strategic Partnership projects.