Work based learning experience in high school

Dear colleagues of the EDIC relay,

We forward an urgent partner search request within the framework of ErasmusPlus - KA 2 - Strategic partnership in the field of school education

The organization "FAST" located in Milan (Lombardy Region - Italy) is looking for partners in all countries in order to participate to the Call ERASMUSPLUS 2016  with deadline 31 th March 2016.

Context: Work-based experiences are becoming more and more an essential part of educational path also in high schools to help learners acquire knowledge, skills and transversal competences which are essential in working life.
Objectives: Introduce or reinforce work-based learning experience in high school trough the development of a pilot model for school/work alternation in high school, based on the experience of successful work-based learning (WBL) practices in secondary school
- Study and share work-based learning best practices in secondary school
- Adapt the work-based learning (WBL) model adopted in vocational education to high school
- Test the model in high school

Duration of the project: 24 months.

For more information about the project, please see the attached file.

Deadline of the partner search: 18th March 2016

We ask you to be so kind to disseminate the partner search among your local and regional contacts (school/institute/educational centre (secondary education); educational public body at local, regional or national level.

For further information and contacts:
FAST - Federazione delle Associazioni Scientifiche e Tecniche
tel.: 0039-0277790304,
Project leaders: GISELLA ARMONIO
Tel. 0039-0277790325