SenVol – Senior Volunteering in Europe case study

SenVol – Senior Volunteering in Europe was a Grundtvig Learning partnership with the aim to exchange and gain experience from other countries in the field of volunteering. Project partners came from Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Spain and Austria.The project aimed to raise awareness for the importance of volunteering, of volunteering of older and younger people … Read more

Education for Ageing

This project was promoted between students and their grandparents to meet the celebrations of European Year 2012 and its demand. By using visual tools and methods highly participatory (Mitchell C., 2011) it was expected to engage students and their grandparents in research about their growing and ageing as a big adventure full of challenges. » … Read more

Young and Old in School (Jung und Alt im Unterricht)

Many pupils with or without a secondary school degree have several problems in their transition to working life. Therefore it seems reasonable to improve the curriculum for vocational orientation and preparation in schools. The August-Claas-School (Secondary School) in Harsewinkel (Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia) shows the potential of an intergenerational approach. » Download EMIL Case Study: Young … Read more

InterGenerationes

The European project “InterGenerationes” aims at implementing intergenerational learning in the working field of international youth work. The project consists of three milestones. First an international conference in February 2011 brought together stakeholders from different professional sectors, as international youth work, senior citizens work and adult education to discuss the issue of intergenerational learning in … Read more