Funding for Schools Staff to Teach or Train in Europe (UK)

Note: Forward to school partners
The European Commission has launched its first call for proposals under the new Erasmus + Programme.
This is the Commission’s new programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport for 2014-2020. Under this call for proposals, schools in the UK can apply for funding to allow education staff to teach or work at a partner within the EU and or to undertake professional development activities within the EU. This can include:
• The participation in structured courses or training events
• Or job shadowing in a partner school or another relevant organisation active in the field of school education.
Activities can last from 2 days to 2 months, excluding travel time and is available to School based education staff (teaching and non-teaching, including school managers, heads, etc). The funding available covers travel and subsistence costs, course fees, organisational costs and any special needs costs.
The closing date for applications is 12pm on the 17th March 2014

Charity Number: 1118616 | Company Number: 4323551