Join us at the Liaison Agency Flanders-Europe (vleva) on the 14th of December 2017 and discover what the Bulgarian Presidency will do for education in Europe.
In the first half of 2018, Bulgaria will hold the presidency of the Council of the EU. The Bulgarian presidency will focus on promoting the entrepreneurial ecosystem and the development of skills and competences for the 21st century. In addition, they will work on promoting common European values and social inclusion, on confirming the role of teachers as key players in the education process and on the wide introduction of ICT in education.
You will discover all this and more at the event Education priorities of the Bulgarian presidency on Thursday 14 December in the morning. This event is in co-organisation with the Ministry of Education and Training of the Flemish Government.
9:30 Registration and welcome coffee
10:00 Education priorities of the Bulgarian EU Presidency by Yasen Gyurov, Bulgarian Presidency Coordinator for Education and Research
10:30 Overview of the achievements of the Estonian EU Presidency by Wouter Kerkhove, Counsellor for education and training at the General Representation of the Flemish Government at the Permanent Representation of Belgium to the EU
10:45 Results of the public consultation on the review of the 2006 Framework of Key Competences for Lifelong Learning by Ivana Vrhovski, Policy Officer at the Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture of the European Commission
11:15 Coffee break
11:30 Key Competences in a Flemish educational context, back-to-back presentation by Roos Herpelinck from the Flemish Education Council (Vlor) and Céline Ibe and Ergys Brocai from the Flemish Pupil Association (VSK)
12:15 Networking lunch
Ivana Vrhovski - DG EAC - Key Competences for Lifelong Learning (link naar website Europese Commissie)