First meeting of Peer Review development team held in Ljubljana
Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education continues with further development of the European Peer Review in VET in scope of the new EQAVET NRP project. It is a joint activity between NRPs of Croatia, Finland, Slovenia and Estonia. Besides NRP partners, it involves one VET provider per country. The first meeting of the development team was held on May 22 and 23, 2019 in Ljubljana. Partners evaluated the success of the previous project and agreed on the pace and structure of work on the new project.
NEW ERASMUS+ EQAVET NRP PROJECT (QAVET.HR) FOR 2019 – 2021
The Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education (AVETAE) has successfully applied to an Erasmus+ Call co-financing the activities of EQAVET NRPs. The project aims at continuous improvement of VET quality assurance at the national level in line with the EQAVET Recommendation.
The project focuses on the priorities defined by the EQAVET Work Programme for 2018 - 2019 and the Council Recommendation on tracking graduates.
The project was granted 149,995.00 € for the implementation period from 1 April 2019 to March 2021.
Workshop on results, implementation process and the experience of VET graduate tracking
The second workshop for VET school representatives on the pilot-project of VET graduate tracking in three Croatian schools was held on 8 March 2019 in Zagreb. The activities of the VET graduate tracking pilot project were presented, followed by the structure of the questionnaire and the report of the conducted survey. Particular emphasis was put on the experience and challenges of VET schools who carried out graduate tracking.
VET graduates tracking at institutional level - Hungarian approach
Study visit to Hungary with the aim of learning about Hungarian approach to VET graduate tracking on institutional level took place in Budapest and Szeged between 4 and 5 March 2019. Targeted visit for Croatian and Slovenian NRP representatives was organized by NOVETAL (Hungarian NRP) in scope of their EQAVET NRP project.
Workshop for reporting on VET graduate tracking for schools
A workshop for drawing up report on pilot VET graduate tracking within the EQAVET NRP project was sucessfuly held in VET school Vice Vlatković in Zadar, on 14 and 15 February 2019. Workshop was held by external expert Dubravko Bacalja, and a total of 9 participants from AVETAE and VET schools participated. The workshop was organized with the aim of familiarizing participants with processes of reporting and evaluate the VET graduate tracking from the percpective of VET schools.
EQAVET newsletter 18, December 2018
In 18th issue of the EQAVET bulletin you can read on VET graduate monitoring from the perspective of system-level and school-level data collection. In this context, you can find our article on piloting VET graduate tracking in the three Croatian schools currently implemented within the Erasmus + EQAVET NRP project.
Piloting of VET graduate tracking started
In scope of ERASMUS+ EQAVET NRP project, Agency for VET and Adult Education in cooperation with three VET schools, started to pilot VET graduate tracking. Valuable feedback on school programs is being assessed along with the success of VET graduates in employment or continuing education.
EQAVET newsletter 17, June 2018
Seventeenth issue of EQAVET Newsletter focuses on the importance of learners' voice for strengthening of quality assurance in VET: review of OBESSU activities, student involvement in Netherlands and Romania, EQAVET Working Group related content and review of recently published EU study on VET graduates tracking. Additionally, two ERASMUS+ projects are presented.
Peer Learning Activity on Promoting a Culture of Quality, Dubrovnik, 11-12 June 2018
Agency for Vocational Education and Training and Adult Education organised a Peer Learning Activity (PLA) on Promoting Culture of Quality as a part of the Erasmus+ project Support to European Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training: National Reference Points (EQAVET NRP). The PLA took place in Dubrovnik on 11 and 12 June and brought together 21 representative of the National Reference Points (NRP) for EQAVET, VET providers and other bodies responsible for VET from nine countries.