European Union: Innovation perspective in IT- Educational Standards in Ukraine
20-22.01.2014 in Linneaus University (Vaxjo, Sweden) took place kick-off meeting of the consortium Tempus project “A Network for Developing Lifelong Learning in Armenia, Georgia and Ukraine (LeAGUe)” 543839-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-SE-TEMPUS-SMHES, funded by the European Union with the active participation of the Ministries of Education and Science of Ukraine, Armenia and Georgia.
The project implementation plan will be developed within the framework of lifelong learning LLL (lifelong Learning) in the partner countries of the project.
At the meeting, attended by over 50 participants from Armenia, Georgia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Denmark, Portugal and Sweden.
There were representatives from: Armenia National Agrarian University, Gavar State University(Armenia), Russian – Armenian (Slavonic) University, Vanadzor State Pedagogical Institute (Armenia), Armenian Lifelong Learning League, Ilia State University (Georgia), Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University, (Georgia), University of Georgia, Adult Education Association of Georgia, Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronics (Ukraine), National Technical University of Ukraine Kyiv Polytechnic Ins., Odessa National Polytechnic University (Ukraine), T.Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (Ukraine), Technical University of Denmark, University of Coimbra, (Portugal), Angel Kanchev University of Ruse (Bulgaria).
The meeting focused on: current situation, problems and prospects in the LLL field in Armenia, Georgia and Ukraine.
European partners presented the results and shared their experience in this field.
Was approved work plan for 2014-2015.
The results of this project are very important for Ukraine, because the set of recommendations for the actual implementation of LLL will present to higher education institutions of Ukraine. This will expand the social inclusion, active citizenship, personal development, competitiveness and employment of Ukrainian citizens through quality LLL policies and programs.
The general manager of the project: Ulf Rosén, coordinator, Linnaeus University, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone +4670-375 64 98,
Project Coordinator in Ukraine: Ilona Revenchuk, Ph.D., associate professor of Software Engineering Dept. of Kharkov National University of Radioelectronics, e-mail: email@example.com, phone +380577021805
Tempus is a program of the European Union, which supports the modernization of higher education in the partner countries of Eastern Europe, Central Asia, the Western Balkans and the Mediterranean mainly through university cooperation projects.
Site of the project: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/tempus/programme/about_tempus_en.php