Author Archives: sianholleran

Working with European nations to open up the world of work across Europe to vocational learners

At the European Parliament in Brussels last week, Wales had the key task of considering, with other nations, how to open up opportunities for more vocational learners and apprentices to undertake periods of work or study abroad. I had been … Continue reading

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RAINOVA – exploring approaches to innovation in vocational education and training across Europe

Coming up with a definition of ‘innovation’ that fits the bill for educational institutions, businesses and government agencies is a tricky business.  So I won’t even attempt to do that in this blog. We can forget the theories surrounding innovation … Continue reading

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Work Placements across Europe for Wales’ Apprentices

Success of Leonardo 2011/12 The first ever ColegauCymru Leonardo mobility project came to an end on 30 April 2012 and who would have thought that 12 months ago that we could convince some of our participants that, even in Ibiza, … Continue reading

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