Using GENI In The Classroom

Check out this video to get practical tips on using GENI in the classroom.



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Networking in the World of Vocational Training

conferenceThe International Vocational Education and Training Association is a network of organizations that train educators in vocational training. The network includes those organizations that train for skills; companies engaged in business or industry; and other groups or individuals which are interested or involved in training people for jobs throughout the world. IVETA pursues the advancement and improvement of the best possible vocational education and training, all over the world.

In today’s world communications is the key to expansion, growth and improvement. As such IVETA is reaching out to educators, practitioners, researchers and other relevant groups or individuals to join in this international move to develop the planet’s most important resource, human labor and skills.

IVETA sponsors annual international conferences. The conference of 2013 took place in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the United States. In 2014 the conference was divided into two parts: the first part took place in Helsinki, Finland on August 19-21, while the second part happened in St. Petersburg from August 22-23. This conference celebrated IVETA’s 30th anniversary as an organization.

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Twitter on Hairdressing

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The Leonardo da Vinci Program

leonardo-da-vinciThe Leonardo da Vinci Program is part of the European Commission’s Lifelong Learning Program. This unique program supports several kinds of enterprises, large and small. Some are initiatives that help people to get training in other countries. Others are projects which utilize cooperation to transfer or develop cutting edge practices. There are also activities which focus on topical themes in each sector.
The population that benefits from the da Vinci programs is large and varied. They range from trainees just starting out, to people well familiar with stacking chairs and have already graduated. In addition, VET (Vocational Education Training) professionals are helped, along with anyone from similar organizations.
Due to the work of da Vinci organizations from all over Europe are able to work with partners in the vocational sector. They can exchange best practices, and improve the professionalism of the staff. The work of da Vinci will help make vocational training become a more attractive option for today’s young people. The hope is that by allowing the next generation to gain new skills, knowledge and qualifications. In addition the program improves the competitiveness of the European labor market.

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Getting Trained in Electrical Technology

Always wanted to become an electrical technician?  Need to know more? Get practical skills with this Facebook Page:


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