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10.6.2016
Commission launches New Skills Agenda for Europe
The Commission has adopted today a new and comprehensive Skills Agenda for Europe. The aim is to ensure that the right training, the right skills and the right support is available to people in the European Union so that they are equipped for good-quality jobs and can fulfil their potential as confident, active citizens. It will ultimately boost employability, competitiveness and growth in Europe.  more
 
29.3.2016
New Erasmus + project of the Agency
Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education successfully applied for the project EQAVET: National Reference Points within the Erasmus+ programme aiming for the improvement of VET quality assurance system on national level, in line with the Recommendation of the European Parlament and the Council on the establishment of a European Quality Assurance Reference Framework for Vocational Education and Trainig (EQARF). more
 
23.3.2016
Kick-off meeting for ET 2020 Working Groups
The first meeting of the new Education and Training 2020 Working Groups took place in Brussels on 22-23 February 2016. Working Groups develop exchanges of information and experience on issues common to the education and training systems of the Member States. more
 
3.3.2016
Since 2011. Agency has recognized over 6000 foreign VET school qualifications
Brief analysis of work on the recognition of foreign VET school qualifications. 
Since 1 September 2011, when the Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education gained the authority for recognition of foreign VET school qualifications, until 31 December 2015, the Agency has received 6837 applications for recognition of foreign VET school qualifications, out of which 6061 qualifications were fully recognized, or 89% of total applications received. more
 
5.10.2015
World Teachers' Day 2015
Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education joins in in the celebration of this important day on national and global level, and therefore wishes to congratulate World Teachers' Day 2015 to all teachers and educational staff! more
 
2.10.2015
Riga Conclusions on VET
Ministers from the European Union member States, candidate countries, Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein endorsed in June Riga Conclusions on VET with new Copenhagen process deliverables for 2015-20. more
 
28.9.2015
Languages in Secondary Education: An Overview of National Tests in Europe – 2014/15
Eurydice has prepared a report that provides a comparative overview of the national tests in Europe assessing the language competences of secondary school students. more
 
28.9.2015
Call for participation in the development of ESCO

ESCO covers all economic areas clustered in 27 sectors, 11 of which are already finalised. To develop the remaining 16 sectors, the European Commission will launch an online consultation on the 14th of October 2015.

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2.9.2015
A new, more inclusive vision of education and training up to 2020

A draft joint report by the Commission published on 1 September calls for strengthening cooperation in education and training up to 2020 and especially to promote social inclusion.

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1.9.2015
Launch of the European Youth Monitor
The European Commission has published 41 statistical indicators on the state of young people in the European Union. Based on the Youth Dashboard, the Youth Monitor provides information on the eight fields of action of the EU Youth Strategy. more
 
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  • Commission launches New Skills Agenda for Europe more
  • New Erasmus + project of the Agency more
  • Kick-off meeting for ET 2020 Working Groups more
  • Since 2011. Agency has recognized over 6000 foreign VET school qualifications more
  • World Teachers' Day 2015 more