QUALITY COURSE PROVISION FOR GRUNDTVIG IST
AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
Hasselt, 26 – 29 September 2012
Wednesday 26 September:
Thursday 27 September:
09.00: Welcome + presentations:
- GINCO, the network & accomplishments: Guy Tilkin, Alden Biesen, GINCO coordinator.
- Grundtvig and Professional Development of Adult Education Staff: DG EAC or EACEA (to be confirmed)
10.00: workshop: sharing participants' experience in professional development and in-service training.
11.00: The GINCO quality concept for Grundtvig courses: Jaap Van Lakerveld, PLATO, Leiden University, The Netherlands
11.45: The Training Course database: statistical analysis: Guy Tilkin
Theme: National provision of in-service training for adult educators.
14.00: Parallel workshops: National IST offer in the different countries: national examples + discussion. What is needed to turn this offer into an international (Grundtvig) course offer?
15.30: coffee break
16.00: plenary reports
Friday 28 September
08.45: Transfer to Alden Biesen
Theme: GINCO QUALITY AWARDS
09.30: the procedure, the categories: presentation by the GINCO National Agency partners
09.50: AWARD winners presentation
10.15: Coffee break
10.45: Parallel workshops with award winning courses as cases. Working themes: ICT use, quality care, validation of learning outcomes
13.30: Visit to Alden Biesen
14.00: Parallel workshops with award winning courses as cases. Working themes: ICT use, quality care, validation of learning outcomes
15.30: Plenary reports
16.15: evaluation session + walk and talk preparation of the panel
17.00: return to Hasselt
Saturday 29 September
Theme: Grundtvig course provision and future of GINCO.
09.00: Panel with representatives of all stakeholders: adult educators, course organisers, DG EAC, National Agencies, experts
10.15: coffee break
10.45: Parallel groups for planning action and transfer
11.45: Plenary reports