Erasmus+ 2021-2027

Erasmus+ is the European Union programme for education, training, youth and sport. It provides funding and support for organisations to carry out projects that match its objectives, and that encourage European exchange, co-operation and learning.

Erasmus+ Opportunities for Adult Educators and Learners

Adult Education staff and learners can travel to another country to train, job-shadow or learn. This is a 'Mobility Project', part of Erasmus+ Key Action 1. Adult Education organisations can collaborate with other relevant organisations to achieve a shared goal or share good practices. These are 'Cooperation Partnerships', part of Erasmus+ Key Action 2. Teachers, trainers and others involved in Adult Education can take part in short Training courses and Cooperation Activities, both in Ireland and in other countries. Many are open to newcomers, so you do not need to be part of an existing Erasmus+ project.

EPALE

EPALE stands for the Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe. It is a multilingual, open membership community.

EPALE is the hub for news, reports, events and discussion on Adult Learning across Europe, and invites teachers, trainers, researchers, academics, and policy makers to get involved.

EPALE Ireland EPALE EU

Languages

Adult Education initiatives that teach or celebrate languages in innovative ways can apply for the European Language Label award. Adult Education professionals can take part in relevant language workshops at the European Centre for Modern Languages. Organisations and learners can also hold events to celebrate the European Day of Languages on 26 September.

Languages

Next Steps

SIGN UP FOR Updates

Receive Email Newsletters

Stay up to date with Erasmus+, EPALE or Languages news

Sign up Now
DISCOVER AT A DISCOVERY DAY

Explore how an Erasmus+ project could help your organisation meet its needs

Check for Events
FIND PARTNERS THROUGH EPALE

Register on EPALE to request or look for partners for an Erasmus+ project

Visit EPALE
PLAN AT A PROJECT LAB

Léargas-led guidance on developing an idea into a project plan

Check for Events
ATTEND AN APPLICATION WORKSHOP

Léargas-led guidance on how to write, budget and submit your application

Check for Events

Learn More

Browse key resources for Adult Education

upcomint-event-icon

Upcoming Events

featured-img

European Day of Languages

The European Day of Languages is celebrated on 26 September all across Europe.

Deadline: 26 September 2021
featured-img

Language competences in the European Education Area

Celebrate the European Day of Languages with an event focused on boosting foreign language learning. This event takes place from 11:00am Irish time on 27 September.

Deadline: 27 September 2021
featured-img

eTwinning Annual Conference 2021

This year’s eTwinning Annual Conference takes place 28-30 October and explores the theme of “Media Literacy and Disinformation”.

Deadline: 27 September 2021
featured-img

Erasmus+ Accreditation Call Application Webinar

This Application webinar is for organisations preparing applications for the 19 October 2021 Erasmus+ Accreditation Call in the fields of Vocational Education, Adult Education and School Education.

Deadline: 28 September 2021
featured-img

CLIL and Beyond: Pluriliteracies for Deeper Learning

A two-day training workshop to support teachers in developing their students’ subject specific literacies.

Deadline: 30 September 2021
featured-img

Among Others – Webinar 3: Life after Among Others

The Life after Among Others webinar will take place 14 October. This is the third of a series of 3 interactive webinars leading up to the Among Others annual international seminar.

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Our Funders