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SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


Literacy and Basic Skills Provision in Austria Social Media Social Media in Basic Skills Provision in Austria Need for Development

SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


•1.000.000 Austrians with lack in Basic Skills •Reading, Writing, Mathematics, ICT, Learning

to Learn.

•Additional Key Competences: Social, Cultural

Competence, and Enrepreneurship

•Politics: Every Austrian should be able to

attend free courses

•Adult Education Providers: BFI, VHS, WIFI, … joined in KEBÖ •NGOs •Development with support from ESF and

BMUKK (e.g. In.Bewegung)

SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


•www.alphabetisierung.at •www.abc.salzburg.at/ •www.zukunft-basisbildung.at •www.inspire-thinking.at •www.wba.or.at •http://erwachsenenbildung.at

SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


•Train the Trainer •Methodology and Didactics •Attracting new target groups •Public Relations •Etc.

SOMEBA, Graz, 26./27. September 2011


Training of Basic Skills Trainers The Situation in Austria

SOMEBA, Z端rich, 28. September 2012


Context

•Austrian Adult Education Initiative: Aiming at the free provision of basic skills for adults and young adults after they have left formal education (from 2012). Courses funded by the Federal and Provincial Governments (50/50). Further funding by AMS (Austrian employment office)

•around 30 providers (Austrian wide AE Institutions and regional NGOs) with around 60 programmes/courses accredited so far in the Initiative.

•Estimated 250 active trainers of basic skills in Austria.

SOMEBA, Zürich, 28. September 2012


Trainers of Basic Skills „BasisbildungstrainerInnen im Blickpunkt“, a study by Stoppacher/Paierl 2009 for In.Bewegung Project (Sample of 44 Trainers):

•87% women •51% have been active more than 3 years •49% attended Univ. of Teacher Education (primary/ lower secondary schools), 38% attended University (higher secondary school teachers, sociology, pedagogy, etc.)

•62% are employed part-time •more than 80% are content with opportunities regarding further training SOMEBA, Zürich, 28. September 2012


Trainings for Trainers of Basic Skills

•Quality assurance of accredited basic skills programmes and courses asks

for compulsory special qualification of trainers

•About 5 specialized training courses on offer at the moment •Duration from 4 months to 1 ½ years / 80 to 470 time units (~50min.) / 6,5 to 23,5 ECTS (accredited by www.wba.at)

•E.g.: Diploma issued by Education Network Styria: „Training im Bereich Basisbildung“: 155 time units / 12,5 ECTS

SOMEBA, Zürich, 28. September 2012


Diplomlehrgang

•Education Theory: Social context of Basic Skills and Literacy •Personal and Social Competences •Reading and writing for beginners; assessment / didactics and methodology •Planing Basic Skills programmes and ICT •Counselling •Reading and writing for advanced learners; didactics and methodology •Mathematics SOMEBA, Zürich, 28. September 2012


Social Media and ICT

•Training contents: - using iPads in basic skills training - editing and disseminating pictures and movies (Youtube) - getting to know and applying learning apps

•Facebook Page Social Media an der Basis; test-run by Renate Ömer (BHW NÖ)

•Further trainings in ICT and e-learning at the Institute for Adult Education (http://www.bifeb.at/index.php?id=623)

•In.Bewegung – Network of Basic Skills Providers in Austria. Recent developments in professional networking using social media: - Blog www.praxis-basisbildung.at - Facebook Group Trainer Network Basisbildung

SOMEBA, Zürich, 28. September 2012


Use of Social Media Tools in Basic Skills Courses challenges: •Availability of technical equipment (pads, mobile phones) •Compatibility of technical equipment and software •Skills in using technical equipment

advantages: •High motivation for reading and writing •Different learners on different levels can work together •Learning together vs. Learning individually

SOMEBA, Samsun, 16./17. May 2013


Effective Social Media Tools in Basic Skills Courses http://de.tinychat.com/ Meet people, read, spread, and react to news http://www.youtube.com/ Watch videos; bring forward, test, and assess assumptions https://tricider.com/de/t/ collectomg ideas and voting http://www.mindmeister.c om/de brainstorming and mindmapping SOMEBA, Samsun, 16./17. May 2013


Developments Austria – inspire – Outlook 2013 •Project In.Bewegung (In.Movement) www.praxis-basisbildung.at, Networkmeetings, and Trainings

•National Basic Skills Conference Autumn 2013 •NQF – Conference Autumn 2013 •In-Service Training Sep. 2013 planed / in development:

•Train the Social Media Trainer •Social Media one day trainings •EU Projects (basic skills, active ageing, business-flows, citizenship)

SOMEBA, Münster, 11./12. January 2013


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