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Project 2017-1-BG01-KA201-036302 “Eco college“

Erasmus + 2017, KA2

School education, Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices

The duration of the project is 16 months (01.10.2017 – 31.01.2019).

The leading organization of the Project ”Eco college” is Association of young psychologists in Bulgaria. It is a non-governmental organization set up to support future and current psychologists, social workers and pedagogy specialists, and to inform the public about the specifics of these professions. The organization works by implementing seminars, trainings and lectures to provide expert and methodological assistance to all people employed in areas where psychology is applicable – education, health, career and professional counseling, culture, business and sport. In the process of its work, the organization successfully collaborates with municipalities, universities, schools and kindergartens, also other non-governmental organizations.

This project encourages better involvement of environmental education into the curriculum, as well as its application to extracurricular activities of the schools. Engaging the students and the community with environmental and nature conservation practices will help build an active civil society.

Partner organizations of the project are EOS Developmental from Greece and the Pakiv Association for Social Inclusion from Romania.

Goals of the project:

1.Improving the quality and relevance of the services in the field of education, training and youth, through the development of innovative approaches and disseminating good practice;

2.Promoting environmental education for developing active citizenship;

3.Promote the professional development of staff and youth workers in ICT methodologies and support the development and use of open educational resources in various European languages.

The main activities of the project are as follows:

1.Project management and implementation

2.Transnational project meetings

– three transnational meetings in each partner country

  1. Developing intellectual outputs in the form of two researches and two manuals, organizing 3 multiplier events for the distribution of the intellectual outputs and creating an online platform for free dissemination of materials.

The platform ECOllege is created according to General Data Protection Regulation of the European union (Regulation (EU) 2016/679), which you can find here: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/BG/TXT/?uri=celex%3A32016R0679. All user data is encrypted and can be accessed by authorized personal only.

The personal data of all users of Project 2017-1-BG01-KA201-036302 “Eco College”, funded by Erasmus +, are protected by SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protocol. This is a protocol that encrypts the connection between a server (website) and a browser (user). The information transmitted through such a connection is protected against unauthorized access and interception.

The target group is 200 European students in the ages between 10-20 and specialists in the field of education and training.