Educational Visit to Vocational Colleges, Schools and Companies and information/workshop about cooperative learning methods

in  Germany -

  •  - retrieval event


This course aims to give participants a deeper understanding of vocational education in Germany. The 7-day-course is carried out in school and company visits, discussions and workshops during the academic term in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Participants will understand the German school system, how vocational education works and the idea how (cooperative) learning methods are integrated into the classroom curriculum.
Participants will get the opportunity to meet and discuss with teachers, trainee teachers and advisors and will get the chance of lesson observation. Cultural visits and social activities are included.
We are also able to tailor programmes to meet special requirements.



€ 560 tuition and € 175 organization/travel costs for cost-field projects such as guided city tour and an excursion

Place: (in and around) Flensburg, Germany 

             Host organisation offers booking of accommodation


Language: English/German


Certificate: Europass Mobility




De 1/18     18.03.2018 - 24.03.2018     please register before 18.01.2018 

De 1/19     10.03.2019 - 16.03.2019     please register before 20.11.2018

De 1/20     08.03.2020 - 14.03.2020     please register before 20.11.2019


 Further Courses upon request


Planned Programme

Sunday               Arrival, registration,


                           Introduction of participants,

   Present your  school/college

           International evening, networking


Monday              School visit 1, sharing information with staff

   Information about the German education

   system and about vocational education

                           Sightseeing Flensburg


Tuesday             Company visit

   Creative ways to learn with and about others


Wednesday        Excursion

Thursday            School visit 2, sharing information with staff

                           Teaching methods and tools

                           Company visit


Friday                 Workshop about international collaboration

   Introduction eTwinning; workshop on projects

   Establish an informal cooperation network

   stretching beyond national borders



Saturday             Present project ideas/tools

                           Feedback session, evaluation and

                           dissemination activities