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#EYE – Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs: Entrepreneur of the decade award

#EYE – Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs: Entrepreneur of the decade award

| March 21, 2019

On the 10th anniversary of the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme (EYE), two entrepreneurs received the “Entrepreneur of the Decade” award on 18 March in Brussels. Nelly Davtyan from Armenia was selected as the “new entrepreneur of the decade” and Ioannis Polychronakis from Greece was selected as the “host entrepreneur of the decade”. The EYE helped […]

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#EuropeanEducationArea – 54 alliances vying to become first European universities

#EuropeanEducationArea – 54 alliances vying to become first European universities

| March 12, 2019

The first pilot call under the European Universities Initiative has resulted in applications from 54 alliances, involving more than 300 higher education institutions from 31 European countries including all EU member states. The institutions include comprehensive and research-based universities, universities of applied sciences, technical universities, as well as art and medical schools. Around 80% of the proposed […]

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New #Erasmus: More opportunities for disadvantaged youth

New #Erasmus: More opportunities for disadvantaged youth

| February 20, 2019

The new Erasmus programme focuses on young people with fewer opportunities, allowing more people to participate ©AP Images/EU-EP  Erasmus should triple its funds, allow more people to take part and adapt its grants to the needs of the participants. The Culture and Education Committee approved on Wednesday (20 February) the next generation Erasmus programme, proposing […]

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Forum on #FutureOfLearning addresses key challenges facing #Education

Forum on #FutureOfLearning addresses key challenges facing #Education

| January 28, 2019

Coinciding with the first-ever International Day of Education, the Forum on the Future of Learning gathered more than 300 education, training and youth policymakers and stakeholders in Brussels to discuss six key challenges and opportunities that European education and training systems will face in the next decade. The areas – analyzed by the European Education […]

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#Education – New report on integration of students from migrant backgrounds into schools

#Education – New report on integration of students from migrant backgrounds into schools

| January 18, 2019

In a report, the Eurydice network has presented a thorough,comparative mapping of national policies and measures for integrating migrant students into schools in Europe. It covers access to education; learning, psychosocial and language support; the roles of teachers and school heads; and governance. This overview of the many different approaches and tools in European education systems provides important […]

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#SELFIE_EU – Commission launches new tool to support #DigitalTeaching and learning in schools

#SELFIE_EU – Commission launches new tool to support #DigitalTeaching and learning in schools

| October 31, 2018

The European Commission has unveiled a new tool to help all schools in the EU, as well as in Russia, Georgia and Serbia, to assess how they use digital technology for teaching and learning. In the EU, SELFIE (Self-reflection on Effective Learning by Fostering the use of Innovative Educational Technologies) will be offered to 76.7 million students […]

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#InnovationRadarPrize2018 – Vote to elect Europe’s world-class innovators is open

#InnovationRadarPrize2018 – Vote to elect Europe’s world-class innovators is open

| October 31, 2018

As of Wednesday (31 October), EU citizens are invited to vote for their favourite scientific and technological breakthroughs funded by the European Union. The European Commission has launched a competition to identify Europe’s top future innovators. Citizens can now vote for the 20 innovators they think most deserve the Innovation Radar Prize 2018, which is open until 12 November […]

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