The Tempus Public Foundation – project leader of CroCooS project – held the Final Conference of CroCooS on 19-21 April 2017.
The three-days high-level conference focused both on reflections and policy recommendation of the project and also the piloting phase with full of schools’ stories and best practices which will be delivered by the pilot actors – mentors, schools and teachers. The general aim of the CroCooS project (Cross-sectoral cooperation focused solutions for preventing early school leaving) was to contribute to the specification and to the applicability of a comprehensive early warning system in the European countries.
The Final Conference of CroCooS was a multi-national high-level conference with participants from the policy and research level with early school leaving (ESL) experts arriving from around Europe and also the practical level with schools and pilot supporting staff.
Pictures about the conference can be found here.
The CroCooS – Cross-sectoral cooperation focused solutions for preventing early school leaving – focuses on the prevention and early intervention levels of reducing early school leaving (ESL) with special focus on early warning systems (EWS). The general aim of the CroCooS project is to contribute to the specification and to the applicability of a comprehensive institutional early warning system for preventing early school leaving.
The project results, concept and 4-language materials could be found clicking on this link: www.crocoos.tka.hu
CroCooS - Prevent dropout! project is implemented in the framework of the EC proposal “Implementation of the European strategic objectives in education and training” (EACEA/04/13) under the Lifelong Learning Programme which target is to support innovative policy solutions to reduce and prevent early leaving from education and training (ELET).
14.00 – 17.00 / Registration at the hotel
16.00 – 18.00 / International marketplace of the goods of the schools
19.00 – 22.00 / Social event
9:00 – 10:00 / Getting the CroCooS Conference Kit
10:00 – 11.30 / Paralel workshops focusing on pilot programme main focuses and questions
The presentations held can be found here.
11:30 – 12:00 / Coffee break
12:00 – 13:30 / Thematic discussion
13:30 – 14:30 / Lunch
14.30 – 17.00 / International marketplace & social activities
17.30 – 19.30 / Guided tours of Budapest
20:00 – 22:00 / Reception and celebration
8.30 – 9.00 / Registration to the Conference Day
Moderator of the plenary session: Ms. Csilla Szabó, Tempus Public Foundation
9:00 – 9.30 / Opening
9.30 – 10:30 / Plenary lectures: Every student matters – introducing CroCooS and its results
10.30 – 11:00 / Plenary lecture: Policy recommendation and ESL in context
11.00 – 11.30 / Coffee break
11.30 – 12.30 / Thematic discussion
12.30 – 14.00 / Lunch with marketplace
14:00 – 16:00 / Paralel sessions focusing on ESL in European context
Session (1): Policy level
Session (2): Research in the field of ESL
16:00 – 16:30 / Thank you and goodbye