Title MoVi.NG – innovative Method of Vocational training to re-engage the “Neet” Groups
Project Number 502883-LLP-1-2009-1-IT-LEONARDO-LMP
Project Type Development of Innovation
Country EU-Centralised Projects
Marketing Text Musical Theatre and Performing arts are the vector of new possibilities for young at risk of becoming NEETS. Creativity and motivation are the key to success
Main aim: development of an innovative learning method based on performing arts to give Neets (young people not in education, employment or training) the tools to further develop their skills and attitudes. At present, in many countries concern is growing about 16 -18 year olds that are neither in education or training nor in employment.
The project aims to design, develop, implement and assess a targeted and innovative vocational program, using performing arts, creativity and fun to provide disadvantaged young people with the skills and competencies they need for their social lives and to enter the labor market.
- Development of the method; identification of the guidelines to implement the method and the indicators to assess the implementation.
- Pilot implementation in 3 Member States:
- Monitoring of the implementation. Assessment
- Dissemination and exploitation
Neet Group: Young people not in education, employment or training
At present, in many countries there are growing concerns about the group of young people aged 16
to 18 years who are neither in education or training nor in employment — the “Neet” group.
Internationally, there is little evidence about this population group.
The Neets are an European Challenge and requests a common approach, sharing measures and concrete solutions.
At the moment, only one European Member States, United Kingdom, is studying the negative impacts of the NEETS phenomenon on the economy and education.
The opportunity to create and participate in a theatre musical (new pathway concept and implementation in 3 MS) shall prove that creativity and performing arts and of flexible informal learning targeted on specific needs, NEETs could refocus their live and develop motivation, confidence, personal effectiveness, key skills and competences. Performing arts are a way for the young at-risk to give a meaning to their life. Key outcome: reduction in the number of Neets and increase of the percentage of 16 to 18 year olds in education, employment or training. Improvement of the key competences using performing arts and creativity. Prevent school dropout and juvenile unemployment
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation
Product information New learning method focused on performing arts and creativity; guidelines methodology; dynamic website; Musical Theatre Shows realized by NEETS during the pilot implementations; DVDs of the Shows produced; Video clip ; DVD of the progression of the young people through the implementations with their views of what they feel they have gained from the experience. Publication of the results.