IO1 – Research and Framework

Benchmark Research on career Guidance and Developing the Entre@VetSchools Competence framework for Entrepreneurial routes

The main aims of this Intellectual Output is to investigate the current scene in all partner countries in relation to the 5 key aspects of the project.

the needs of Career Counselors for supporting students’ orientation with a specific focus on EnEd and the needs of students in developing entrepreneurial attitudes, competences and skills
the strategies/policies at the national level in relation to Career Guidance and Services in general and in relation to EnEd in particular.
the curriculum provision and practical implementation of EnEd within the timetable,
the provision of training opportunities for Career Counselors
the compliance of national policies/practice with EU strategies and initiatives

Focus Groups with External Experts

In November 2019, two focus groups were organised in Cyprus at Emphasys Centre with VET Career Counselors and stakeholders in order to verify-compare the findings of the survey, and to present recommendations that would be useful and constructive.

Expert Advisory Group-Synergies with Expert Associate Partner

The EAG to support the quality assurance of the project (role, incentives) was set up. All partners  provided to the Coordinator with one professional (not within the organisation) to take the role of an expert advisor for guidance and monitoring purposes.