Extended Classrooms for Higher Opportunities Enhancing Skills
EU-Programme: Erasmus+, KA2, Strategic Partnerships for VET
Coordination: Ass.For.SEO (Italy)
Duration: November 2021 – May 2024
ECHOES aims at bringing together Vocational Training Centers (VTC), Mentors, Intermediary Organizations, Incubation Centers, with the support of digital technologies specialists, to get professionals in the field of VET ready to manage virtual training and extended classrooms tailored for unemployed people or people with little job experience or education.
ECHOES’ main objetive is to improve digital skills and abilities of VET teachers, trainers and mentors engaged in distance learning processes by offering them freely accessible learning pathways to make efficient use of the platforms, tools and educational resources for creation of digital teaching components.
That will be achieved through implementation of the following core activities:
PR1. Research on the state of art on distance and virtual learning for VET and WBL projects.
PR2. ECHOES Toolkit.
PR3. ECHOES Pilot Training Course for the empowerment of digital skills of teachers, trainers and mentors supporting virtual learnings in VET and WBL systems.
This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.