Projects

Country
RESL.eu - Reducing Early School Leaving in Europe

RESL.eu is an FP7-funded research project dedicated to Reducing Early School Leaving in Europe.

URL Belgium
MINT - transition from education to employment

MINT is a local project set up by City College Norwich. We focus on getting young people, aged between 16 & 25 years old, who have a barrier to work, into sustainable paid employment.

URL United Kingdom
SEARCH

Project SEARCH provides employability skills training and workplace internships for individuals with significant disabilities, particularly youth transitioning from high school to adult life.

URL United States
eGUIDE

For Disadvantaged Job Seekers, educational and career guidance needs to be the first step in the Vocational Training Process.

URL Ireland
Game On Extra Time – Serious Educational Games to develop Prevocational Skills in people with Learning Difficulties.

Reason: The employment rate for our target group of people with learning disabilities and /or difficulties is only 26% (UK Office for National Statistics).

URL Italy
CHARISM - Case Management for unemployed Youth

The core of the CHARISM-project is the idea to support the enduring employability of participating youth. CHARISM aims to elaborate individual strengths of the youth and therefore give them a lasting set of tools securing their employability.

URL Denmark
Addressing Youth Unemployment through Soft Skills Coaching Programmes

The general objectives of the project are:

URL Bulgaria
Kids in the context of mental Disorders: Skill training to empower Teachers, Health Professionals and Social Workers

Background: The prevalence of mental illness is constantly increasing, depression will become the 2nd largest cause of the global health burden by 2020 (WHO) with major impacts on children and families (3-11% “forgotten” children).

URL Germany
Quality signet for modular VET for disadvantaged young people (QualiMoVET)

The high rate of unemployment among socially disadvantaged young people and the associated social disintegration remains an urgent problem in a number of EU member states.

URL Germany
Equal Youth

The Equal Youth Development Partnership (DP) is financed by the EQUAL Community Initiative through the European Social Fund of the European Union.

URL Ireland
Guiding From School to Job – Professionalism in the Work With Young People at Risk of Social Exclusion

A wide range of innovative approaches have been implemented in the EU member states in the last years to make vocational skills and employment accessible to the all young people.

URL Germany
incluD-ed

The European Network on Inclusive Education & Disability, incluD-ed, promoted by Fundación ONCE, is a collaborative and multi-stakeholder initiative whose primary goals are promoting, identifying, disseminating and exchanging good practice on inclusive educa

URL Spain
SOS Network

The SOS network is for students with special needs and for all of those surrounding them. The network provides knowledge, proven methods and access to experience from practitioners all over Europe. 14 partners from 12 countries have united to discover what works.
 

URL Belgium
WorkAble - Making Capabilities Work

The research project “Making Capabilities Work” (WorkAble) scrutinises strategies to enhance the social sustainability and economic competitiveness of Europe by strengthening the capabilities of young people to actively shape their personal and work lives in knowledge societies and cope with todays economic, cultural, demographic and technological challenges. - The result of the project is now ready

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Preventing Dropout

Preventing Dropout is a network project involving 12 upper secondary schools from the Oresund Region (linking Denmark and Sweden).

URL Denmark
EVALVET

The EVALVET project aimed at testing an international research model for evaluating and measuring qualitative and quantitative participation in the VET systems of the main disadvantaged groups who are at risk of social exclusion. The main aims of the project were:

  • Strengthen the governance of VET programmes within the nation devolution process and promote effective comprehension of what partner countries are doing in the field of education and training of disadvantaged groups
  • Helping national and local policy makers to improve their knowledge about barriers that prevent the access of disadvanteged groups to VET
  • Exchange of knowledge and good practices to foster a mutual learning process to increase the effectivness if VET initiatives.
URL Italy
QualiMoVET

Quality signet for modular VET for disadvantaged young people (QualiMoVET) is about to find high-quality ways of improving the integration of socially disadvantaged young people as a target group into educational systems and labour markets.

Equal Youth

The aim of the Equal Youth project is to bring together the main stakeholders in the provision of services to young early school leavers in two areas in Ireland.


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TILE

TILE - Towards Inclusive Learning Environment in Vocational Education and Training is a 24-month project funded by the European Commission under the Leonardo da Vinci Transfer of Innovation Programme.

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Trainsition - Closing the Gap between school and work for people with disabilities

 

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New Paths to Inclusion

 

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Vocational Education and Training : Policy and practice in the field of special needs education

The aim of the project is to identify and investigate the relevant key aspects of vocational education and training programmes for students with SEN, with a clear link to employment opportunities and, in particular, to investigate 'what works' in VET for students with SEN and 'why it works'.

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iSpectrum

iSpectrum aims to improve the work based social interaction skills of people with Autism, Aspergers and other related special needs through a virtual work environment to increase their chances of gaining employment.

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