SELF-E

SELF-E

New pathways of youth to labour market through lifestyle self – employment (SELF-E)
Implementation period: 01.02.2018 – 31.05.2020
Assistance program: ERASMUS+
Project number: 2017-1-LT02-KA205-005536

Project description:

Project concerns promotion quality youth work in Europe in order to foster inclusion and employability for young people with fewer opportunities (including NEETs).

The main aim of the SELF-E project is to promote quality youth work in order to foster lifestyle self-employment of young people with fewer opportunities, including NEETs.

To achieve these aims five following objectives are foreseen in the project:

  1. Strengthening capacity of youth workers to organise innovative non-formal learning on youth lifestyle self-employment via mentoring.
  2. To support youth workers in applying new methods for motivating young people with fewer opportunities, including NEETs to learn and become self-employed (with special emphasis on Life-Style Entrepreneurship).
  3. To foster the transition of young people from youth to adulthood through integration in the labour market by lifestyle self-employment.
  4. To develop youth competences “Sense of initiative and entrepreneurship”.
  5. To create opportunities to validate obtained competences “Sense of initiative and entrepreneurship”.

Target groups:

  • Youth workers who work with young people with fewer opportunities;
  • Young people with fewer opportunities, including NEETs.

Main intellectual outputs:

  • Toolkit for youth workers „Social mentoring as innovative training pathway to lifestyle self-employment – SELF-E”;
  • Set of practical exercises-OERs Pathway to lifestyle self- employment“;
  • Assessment tool for validation of competence “Sense of initiative and entrepreneurship”.

Partners

  • Socialiniu Inovaciju Fondas – Kaunas, Lithuania (coordinator)
  • Stowarzyszenie „Centrum Wspierania Edukacji i Przedsiębiorczości”– Rzeszów, Poland
  • Centre for Advancement of Research and Development in Educational Technology Ltd.  (CARDET) – Nikosia, Cyprus
  • SDRUDZENIE ZNAM I MOGA – Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Kauno neigaliojo jaunimo uzimtumo centras (KNJUC) – Kaunus, Lithuania
Project website: self-e.lpf.lt
OnTheMoneyTrail – Interactive Book for the Financial Education of Children

OnTheMoneyTrail – Interactive Book for the Financial Education of Children

Implementation period: 01.10.2017 – 30.09.2019
Assistance program: ERASMUS+
Project number: 2017-1-PL01-KA201-038534

Project description:

The project aims to develop an innovative pedagogy for delivering key Financial Literacy competences to children (3-6 years old), based on an interactive learning eBook, that may be used in formal, non-formal and informal learning settings.

The main effect of the ill be an interactive learning eBook, as well as workshops present and train the teachers, trainers and parents how to use the interactive materials, pilot trainings and dissemination tools: information website & social media.

Financial education is an increasingly important topic in the EU, especially since the 2008 crisis. In recent years, many Member States adopted its framework and defined learning objectives from kindergarten till adulthood, to increase the low levels of financial literacy and thus – to improve the lives of citizens. Financial education includes a wide set of skills and knowledge, and is of vital importance to have independent and active European citizens attitude.

Main output of the project will be an Interactive Book for the Financial Education of Chil-dren, as well as management documents, ensuring effective project implementation.

Partners:
  • STOWARZYSZENIE CENTRUM WSPIERANIA EDUKACJI I PRZEDSIĘBIORCZOŚCI – Rzeszów, Poland (coordinator)
  • Advancis Business Services, Lda – Porto, Portugal
  • Boon Unipessoal, Lda. – Matosinhos, Portugal
  • Scuole Paritarie dell’Istituto delle Maestre Pie dell’Addolorata – Roma, Italy
  • Djecji vrtic Radost Zadar – Zadar, Croatia
Project website: money-trail.eu