Title ON-LINE. Learning to improve quality of life. New ways of access to multimedia learning for people with learning disabilities
Project Number D/04/B/F/PP-146 104
Product Learning incubator
Title Learning incubator
Product Type material for open learning
Description Learning incubator: information package with project description (virtual handbook), tools as: description of step-by-step approach for counselling as On-line planning for the future, learning material, teaching material, best practice.
Set-up of a homepage of the project where all relevant data and products on the project will be available for down loading as well as a discussion database for exchange and communication of the project partners.
Development and description of the innovative counselling method, description of the background of the method as well as course of method and instructions for implementing on the basis of the phase of analysis, adaptations and building of new developments on existing methodical deficits.
: Presentation of the actual situation. Which learning needs do people with learning difficulties have with respect to their own education (what is available?) Access of (further) education (how do I get there?).
information package with project description (virtual handbook), tools as: description of step-by-step approach for counselling as On-line planning for the future, learning material, teaching material, best practice.
: curriculum for a training of already acting educational and vocational advisers .
carrying out of two pilot trainings for educational and vocational advisers according to the Online future model, as a result 3 counselling tandems per participating country are to be trained.
Carrying out of 2 pilot phases with at least 5 participants per country (people with a mental disability with special attention to an adequate repartition concerning age and sex). Carrying out of a planning for the future and information protocol, educational and vocational itinerary plan (learning circles).
: Online model with all components as described, adapted to the results and experiences of the pilot phases, finished package (Online-model file) with all descriptions, manuals, check lists concerning the counselling procedure, vocational itinerary plan, educational plan, videos if possible, forms and CD-Rom.
: Development of an information plan on potentials and educational possibilities of people with learning difficulties. Sensitization of the public in all partner countries. Approaches and goals of the On-line project are to be propagandized at events of information during project time in all partner countries and the status of the project at the time being as well as the so far available results are to be presented.
Furthermore the concerned organizations and institutions are to be persuaded of quality and reliability of the model learning, so that persons who have acquired a job qualification per On-line, find easier access to the labour market.
The projekt handbook contains all features of training materials and methods which are going to be developed during the project. It is also the collection of all documents from and for all partners during the project.
Evangelische Akademie Bad Boll
Dr. Thilo Fitzner
D-73087 Bad Boll
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