Have you seen the 2018 Validation Festival film? http://europa.eu/!Hy87nR Irish employers, employees and RPL practitioners contributed to the European Commissions Festival film on the validation of non-formal and informal learning, premiered at the Festival in June, in Brussels.
See http://viskaproject.eu/category/news/ to find out what Norway, Iceland and Belgium are doing, planning for field trials in RPL. Ireland will update in Autumn.
Dear members, This event has come to our attention through the LLL platform. If you would like further details plesae check out the following link. SAVE THE DATE! InnoVal Action Dialogue on Innovative Assessment Methods for Validation Regards Deirdre
The next RPL practitioner network event is on the 17th of October, 2018 in Hotel Kilkenny. We hope that as many members as possible can join us for some lively discussion. Josephine Finn & Finola Butler RPL network co-convenors
The VISKA Erasmus+ project is nearing the end of it’s first year. You can view updates on the project at http://viskaproject.eu/ . The project has issued the first newsletter outlining the work completed to date. If you would like to keep up to date with progress and to receive the newsletter you can register your […]
Dear colleagues, We are pleased to announce officially the Call for Contributions for the 50th eucen Conference in Bergen, Wed 06 – Fri 08 June 2018. The title of the conference is: Times of Transition – The role of University Lifelong Learning Our conference wants to explore the future role and opportunities of ULLL through […]
Please see http://capla.ca/ for a ‘deep dive into assessment for a successful skills transition’ at the upcoming conference on Skills Assessment and Advising for Adults in Career Transition’ being hosted in Toronto this autumn. http://capla.ca/2017_conference/pages/e/
Venue: Killashee House, Naas, Co. Kildare. Date: Wednesday 3 May 2017 Time: 9.30am to 4.00pm Register : https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/rpl-practitioners-network-conference-2017-ireland-tickets-32878705092?aff=eac2 The agenda on the day will focus on building quality practice in RPL. 9:30am Registration & Networking 10.00am Conveners Welcome 10.15am Network workshop Five themes around quality assurance in RPL will be explored. Use of skills […]
For your information- a very informative and relevant newsletter- please see link to the EC Education and Culture Newsletter -December 2016 or alternatively it is available at: http://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/eac/newsletter-specific-archive-issue.cfm?newsletter_service_id=253&newsletter_issue_id=1846&pdf=true&fullDate=&lang=default Wishing you a happy new year- Kind regards, Carmel Finlay and Ian McKenna RPL Practitioners Network Steering Group- Co Convenors 2017 –
The next meeting of the RPL Practitioners Network is coming up. Date: Monday 10 October 2016 Location: Castletroy Park Hotel, Dublin Road, Castletroy, Limerick Time: 10:00 to 16:30 The agenda on the day will include presentations from the community & voluntary Organisations and industry on RPL for skills recognition. 10.00am Registration 10.30am Welcome and essential […]