Education priorities Estonian Presidency: Modernisation of education in the spotlight

12:00 - 14:00

Liaison Agency Flanders-Europe (vleva), Kortenberglaan 71, 1000 Brussels

Education priorities Estonian Presidency: Modernisation of education in the spotlight

Join us at the Liaison Agency Flanders-Europe (vleva) on the 27th of June 2017 and discover what the Estonian Presidency will do for education in Europe.

From the 1st of July until the 31st of December Estonia will hold the presidency of the Council of the EU. The Estonian presidency will focus on the modernisation of school education and higher education, on graduate tracking and on the revision of the Europass.

You will discover all this and more at the event Education priorities of the Estonian presidency on Tuesday 27 June from 12 pm until 2 pm. This event is in co-organisation with the Ministry of Education and Training of the Flemish Government.

Programme

12.00 pm - 1.00 pm: Sandwich Lunch

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm: Filip Van Depoele, Head of Unit to the Directorate-General Education, Youth, Sport and Culture of the European Commission (DG EAC) will tell you about the Education Package of the European Commission, published on the 30th of May 2017.

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm: Ülle Kurvits, Counsellor for Educational and Youth Affairs at the Permanent Representation of Estonia to the EU. She will tell you about the education priorities of the Estonian EU Presidency.

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