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Cook it Forward meeting in Kaunas

20 November 2021

The partners have met for the first time since the project has started one year ago (!). However, that only heightened our excitement to meet each other. To see each other mask-to-mask was very productive – the partners discussed all of the project’s achievements for the last year, and agreed on further steps. However, the […]

Our intern – Martin Visser – shares his thoughts on his first international partner meeting!

“The trip to Estonia was a success in my personal opinion.I had never flown before or attended an international meeting like this, so I went in with a very ‘’go with the flow’’ kind of attitude. That was certainly the way to go. I made shots for the aftermovie during this whole trip and hung […]

Cook It Forward project featured in Leeuwarder Courant!

The article published by Leeuwarder Courant (local newspaper) tells about recent activity in the Cook it Forward project when students of the project visited Terschelling in order to learn (and apply!) climate-friendly cooking! Does that sound interesting to you? Then you can visit www.cookitforwad.eu Or read the full article here: https://lnkd.in/dszkW5aZ Of course, such success […]

Smart Hands learning week!

At last…The first #Erasmus international learning week for pupils participating in our Smart Hands project is underway! After multiple postponements over the past two years, 17 pupils from secondary schools O.S.G. Singelland Surhuisterveen (NL), Kummun Koulu Outokumpu (FI), Itä-Suomen yliopisto – University of Eastern Finland (UEF) and Colegiul Naţional Emil Racoviţă (RO) are hosted by […]

Aftermovie PoVe Water

18 November 2021

If you have enjoyed our post about PoVe Water international week, where students from the Czech Republic, Latvia, Malta, and the Netherlands have met in Leeuwarden to work together, we also invite you to see an aftermovie of it. Read more about PoVe Water project here: www.povewater.eu Or about the training week here: https://learninghubfriesland.nl/pove-water-we-are-going-to-make-water-sexy-again/

Story Valley goes to Edinburgh

Frisian initiative, to connect UNESCO knowledge to vocational education, kicks off in Scotland. European MBO schools and UNESCO Cities of Literature met in Edinburgh Scotland for a joint initiative aimed at improving the literacy of MBO students and to teach them about each other’s heritage and culture. Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland and the founder […]

Digital Tutors meeting in Valencia!

25 October 2021

Project partners spent four days in Valencia discussing the intellectual outputs for Digital Tutors; what an incredibly cool experience! After a year of meeting online, partners from the Netherlands, Lithuania and Spain, finally met physically and worked together on the project for two days. A terrific project that focuses on strengthening the skills of teachers […]

First HaLL mask-to-mask meeting!

18 October 2021

Botasani, Romania welcomed international guests for the Erasmus+ programme HaLL, Healthy and Learning Lifestyle.  This was a progress meeting for the project partners to further discuss the outputs, including the plan of approach, assignment development, teacher and parent guides, and school management materials, as well as to exchange good practices about eating and living a healthy lifestyle.  […]

PoVe Water: We are going to make water sexy again!

14 October 2021

From September 27th to October 8th the first international project weeks of Water took place in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. The project weeks were an event for students and teachers from the Czech Republic, Latvia, Malta, and the Netherlands. The international students worked together with Dutch VET students of MBO Life Sciences in Leeuwarden to learn […]

Deal4EU kickoff meeting

8 October 2021

Simon, Anastasija, and Brandi had a sunny time in Catral, Spain meeting with project partners to discuss Deal4EU, an Europe for Citizens programme. The kick-off event was hosted by Ayuntamiento de Catral who did a great job of showing off their city. The meeting was attended by partners from Slovenia, Bulgaria, Italy, Spain, Germany, and […]

Discussing Gig Policy

24 September 2021

This week the young adults of our organization were invited to participate in a discussion about the Giggin’ Policy project. The project deals with the gig economy and ways to involve young people in policy-making regarding the subject. It was great to see the project involving young adults already in the earliest stages of work! […]

Culture United meets in Dundalk

20 September 2021

The Culture United partner meeting was held in Dundalk, Ireland, hosted by Creative Spark! At last, for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the consortium of the project was able to meet in person. When you are sitting a whole year behind your desk at home, one might forget how valuable these partner […]