About

About

CASE is for primary and post-primary schools in Northern Ireland and the Border Counties of Ireland. Its focus is on schools with no or limited previous experience of providing shared education opportunities to their children and young people. CASE aims to build a culture of good relations among school children and to equip them with the skills and attitudes needed to contribute to a society where the cycle of sectarianism and intolerance is broken and a culture of collaboration and cooperation is the norm.

The key aim of CASE is to provide direct, sustained, curriculum-based contact between children and teachers from all backgrounds, through collaboration between schools from different sectors and diverse backgrounds in order to promote good relations and enhance children’s skills and attitudes to contribute to a cohesive society.  This includes:

  • shared partnerships between schools within Northern Ireland
  • shared partnerships between schools in Northern Ireland and the Border Counties of Ireland
  • shared partnerships between schools within the Border Counties of Ireland.

CASE is open to all schools in the six Border Counties of Ireland and schools in Northern Ireland which are not currently involved in the DSC Signature Project for Shared Education. If your school is interested in taking part, you can apply any time. Contact Marie Heraughty for more information.

Impact+ Seminar for Adult Education. This seminar is for current KA2 Adult Education beneficiaries funded under the 2018 call. Apply by 17 August. bit.ly/2OjR7zT

Twitter Media

From emigrant journeys to fishermen's tales, Traveller storytelling to Viking legends. #ShareAStory this #HeritageWeek 18-26 August. See what's on near you! heritageweek.ie/whats-on/events #MakeAConnection #EYCH2018 #Ireland Retweeted by Léargas

#youthworkers If you are available to go to #Iceland at end of October to learn #Tools for developing quality #youthexchanges that create incredible #opportunities for youth, look at this.... Deadline to apply for this is tomorrow! twitter.com/Leargas/status… Retweeted by Léargas

Young Voices - NYCI Structured Dialogue National Implementation Project is kicking into action today in Dublin! @nycinews @youth_forum Retweeted by Léargas

Have you participated in #eTwinning Learning Events? Log into eTwinning Live to see the courses for the autumn! Learn more: bit.ly/2P666NZ Retweeted by Léargas

Looking forward to more of THIS tomorrow!! #YoungVoices clip youtu.be/jkTLfG_hz9U via @YouTube Retweeted by Léargas

Looking forward to today's #YoungVoices meeting & continuing to #YouthUp politics and decision making! #YouthWorkChangesLives eventbrite.com/e/young-voices… Retweeted by Léargas

One key issue that #YoungVoices is working on today is #resilience how can Young people learn and adpt to change @nycinews @KZapponeTD @Youth_Forum @Leargas @Daizobrien 📣📣📣📣 #YouthUp Retweeted by Léargas

Our #EUSolidarityCorps site is live! If you've an interest in volunteering in solidarity projects in your local community or abroad, check out how you can sign up at europeansolidarity.ie

Twitter Media

Impact+ Seminar for Youth is a great opportunity to develop skills to plan and implement impact assessment activities. Apply by 31 August. bit.ly/2K7P6Df

Twitter Media

Impact+ Seminar for Adult Education. This seminar is for current KA2 Adult Education beneficiaries funded under the 2018 call. Apply by 17 August. bit.ly/2OjR7zT

Twitter Media

Long-term Study Mobility, 24 - 27 October 2018. This contact seminar is for education professionals interested in school exchange partnerships. Apply by 15 September. bit.ly/2ySQBRV

Twitter Media

A new call for #EUSolidarityCorps project proposals open now! This is the first of a series of calls that will allow at least 100k young people to take part in the Corps until the end of 2020. Call 👉 europa.eu/rapid/press-re… Q&As 👉 europa.eu/rapid/press-re… #Volunteering #EUandME Retweeted by Léargas

The #EUSolidarityCorps is much more than only volunteering. It also puts in practice European solidarity and creates opportunities for young people to develop their skills and increase their future labour market prospects. Learn more in our factsheet ↓ Retweeted by Léargas

This workshop will explore the understanding of wellbeing in the context of youth work and mobility. This inspiration morning will create a space to reflect on the importance of nurturing well-being in young people, staff, organisations and projects. bit.ly/2M4iqAF

Twitter Media

Queerasmus 4 Inclusion is a thematic workshop for people working in the fields of Youth Work, VET, Adult Education and School Education. 🏳️‍🌈 bit.ly/2MyT36c

Twitter Media

School staff! This application workshop is for Schools preparing Erasmus+ applications for the 04 October 2018 deadline. It will focus on understanding the structure of Erasmus+, the application form and award criteria. bit.ly/2vxtXOx

Twitter Media

📣 Long-term Study Mobility, 24 - 27 October 2018. This contact seminar is for education professionals interested in school exchange partnerships. 📆Apply by 15 September. bit.ly/2ySQBRV 😀

Twitter Media

Are you ready to create your #eTwinning project? Find 10 tips to support your pedagogical endeavours and to inspire you when you design and run your own successful @eTwinningEurope project > bit.ly/2Mfl02Z Retweeted by Léargas

🔎❓Are a you a 18 year-old #blogger? Apply for #EUInMyRegion - Blog Contest and win a training in EU #communications + a trip to Brussels! 🤩🤩🤩 Write and publish posts about any EU funded project by the 31 of August ➡ bit.ly/2K5VoHC @EU_Commission @EuropeanYouthEU Retweeted by Léargas

We hear a lot about the founding fathers, but what about the role of women in creating Europe? Discover some of them here ⬇ Retweeted by Léargas

On Friday 7th September in @NCIRL, @nalaireland will be celebrating International #Literacy Day 2018, with a free conference on the Challenges & Solutions for #Communicating Effectively with the Public. ow.ly/XWT350i9wvt Retweeted by Léargas

We're still hiring! Closing date for our two EO jobs in Operations and Finance is 10 August, the end of this week! And we've just published our HR position (HEO) which closes on 31 August. Check out our website for more: leargas.ie/jobs/ #jobfairy

Twitter Media

Did you know? Over 80% of teachers have used new tools and teaching methods as a result of #eTwinning! Read more: bit.ly/2O5pDNk Retweeted by Léargas

The apprenticeship Code of Practice outlines both the employers' and apprentices' duties and responsibilities. Read more here: goo.gl/JSJpHN #GenerationApprenticeship Retweeted by Léargas

✨😁 Join the #InternationalYouthDay competition "Safe Spaces for Youth"! 🏟🏨🏞👨‍👧‍👧 Are there accessible safe spaces in your community? Use #SafeSpaced4Youth & #YouthDay and say it! 👉 bit.ly/2K1Qfwh #youthparticipation @UN4Youth @EuropeanYouthEU Retweeted by Léargas

Impact+ Seminar for Adult Education. This seminar is for current KA2 Adult Education beneficiaries funded under the 2018 call. Apply by 17 August. bit.ly/2OjR7zT

Twitter Media

Training of Facilitators in Erasmus+ Youth III. This workshop is an excellent opportunity for newcomers to learn methods and practices in facilitation within the Erasmus+ Youth programme. Apply by 05 September. bit.ly/2LIwSgL

Twitter Media

This training course will provide youth workers with the basics you need to organise and apply for youth exchanges in Erasmus+ Youth in Action. Apply by 14 September bit.ly/2K8kbqs

Twitter Media

Y.E.A.H! Youth Engagement into Activism! This training course is a great opportunity for youth workers to learn new ways to encourage young people to get involved in activism! 04 October Bulgaria, bit.ly/2kQ7gzs (apply by 26 August)

Twitter Media

Are you passionate about Europe and the environment? Would you like to gain hands-on experience of EU policy making at the @EU_Commission🇪🇺? Then apply now for the Blue Book Traineeship and maybe you'll be our new @EU_ENV colleague in October ➡️ec.europa.eu/stages Retweeted by Léargas

Dear teachers, tomorrow is the application deadline for our annual #eTwinning conference in Warsaw, Poland! If you've never attended such an event, you have priority. Make sure you apply by 03/08/2018! bit.ly/eTwinnEvents #eTwinningIRL #edchatie #conferences Retweeted by Léargas

Irish Twitter, please share widely: 15 scholarships for Irish-based refugees and asylum seekers to support degree-level online study through DCU Connected @DublinCityUni, a University of Sanctuary and something that Ireland needs much more of! twitter.com/VeronicaCrosbi… Retweeted by Léargas

I’ll be taking #EUDialogues to Vienna on 3 September – looking forward to discussing role of #EuropeanYouth in building bridges & #FutureofEurope with Minister Juliane Bogner-Strauß. More information here: bit.ly/2mGYLHF #EUandMe #eu2018at Retweeted by Léargas

Did you know that #sports can have considerable educational benefits for #adultlearners? Check out our inspiring resources here bit.ly/2v2mvdZ Retweeted by Léargas

📣🕑Last day to apply! Learn about the benefits of @eTwinningEurope and @EUErasmusPlus to you and your school and be ready to apply for funding under the #ErasmusPlus October deadline! leargas.ie/programmes/etw…

Twitter Media

Have you joined the EPALE community for #adultedu? Register now and stay up-to-date with the latest developments in #adultlearning sector across Europe! bit.ly/2Lz1LFc Retweeted by Léargas

Make your voice heard! Take the survey and let us know what you think about EPALE by 20 August bit.ly/2KpVuXL #adultedu #adultlearning Retweeted by Léargas

Last chance to apply for this course... @eTwinningEurope has so much to offer teachers and students. It's easy to set up, enjoyable, rewarding and free! I highly recommend eTwinning for the new academic year! 😀 twitter.com/Leargas/status… Retweeted by Léargas

📣VET Excellence Awards in the framework of the European Vocational Skills Week. 👉European Alliance for apprenticeships awards – Deadline 17 August 2018 🕑 ec.europa.eu/social/main.js…

📣VET Excellence Awards in the framework of the European Vocational Skills Week. 👉Innovative VET providers award – Deadline 20 August 2018 🕑 ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runne…

📣VET Excellence Awards in the framework of the European Vocational Skills Week. 👉Training at work – Deadline 20 August 2018 🕑 ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runne…

📣VET Excellence Awards in the framework of the European Vocational Skills Week. 👉Teachers and trainers award – 🕑 Deadline 20 August 2018 ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runne…

📣 Applications for the #SELMA_eu “Hacking Hate” hackathon are open now! If you are 15-18 years old, don´t miss the chance to come to Berlin to develop an idea to tackle #hatespeech with young people from all over Europe. Info: bit.ly/SELMA_hack Retweeted by Léargas

Here at #YourOCO, we believe that it is crucial for children & young people to #KnowTheirRights. Knowing your rights means you stay informed and it can make a real difference in your life and that of others. Take time out and get to know your rights. #YourRightsMatter Retweeted by Léargas

Teachers interested in CPD can gain 3 EPV days on our summer course! Sign up by 31 July! Visit our website for details: leargas.ie/programmes/etw…

Twitter Media

📣Léargas is hiring! We've a few positions opening up in the coming weeks. We've rolling application deadlines with the next deadline on 07 August!📆Check out our website for more: leargas.ie/jobs/ 😀 #jobfairy

Twitter Media

Youth workers! A Youth Exchange needs content – behind the content are tools! Explore tools around group processes, intercultural learning, involvement of young people and how to facilitate these tools during a youth exchange. bit.ly/2l2P9Gz 😎🤸‍♀️🇪🇺🇮🇪

Twitter Media

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
LéargasWednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 7:55am
Impact+ Seminar for Adult Education. This seminar is for current KA2 Adult Education beneficiaries funded under the 2018 call. Apply by 17 August. http://bit.ly/2OjR7zT
Léargas
LéargasMonday, August 13th, 2018 at 11:05pm
The #EUSolidarityCorps enables young people to respond to important societal needs by taking part in solidarity activities across the European Union. If you've an interest in Volunteering and Solidarity projects in your local community or abroad, check out how you can sign up for the European Solidarity Corps!

Visit http://europeansolidarity.ie/
Léargas
Léargas shared An Cosán VCC's post.Monday, August 13th, 2018 at 10:54pm
Check out how An Cosán VCC are benefiting from Erasmus+ funding in their new blog for Adult Learning in Ireland on #EPALE. If you are involved in Adult Education in Ireland and are interested in Erasmus+ staff mobility projects get in touch with us! 🇪🇺️🇮🇪️
Léargas
LéargasMonday, August 13th, 2018 at 7:55am
Impact+ Seminar for Youth is a great opportunity to develop skills to plan and implement impact assessment activities. Apply by 31 August. http://bit.ly/2K7P6Df
Léargas
Léargas shared Adult Learning in Ireland's post.Monday, August 13th, 2018 at 2:34am