BTO Multiplier Event at Aventus in the Netherlands

On 9 November 2023, the Dutch Bridge The Ocean (BTO) partner Aventus has held a Multiplier Event about the Erasmus+ KA2 BTO project and its outcomes. The event was held at the Aventus premises in Deventer. Since the BTO project and its outcomes are most interesting for the international coordinators of Dutch VET colleges 13 international coordinators attended the Multiplier Event.

After welcoming the participants, Durk van Wieren (the Aventus project coordinator) started with explaining the goals of the project and its setup, followed by some students who participated in the project. They told about their experiences during the project weeks in Finland, Canada and Denmark. Main conclusion of this is: unforgettable!

One of the outcomes of the BTO project is a Toolkit (website) with useful information if European and Canadian VET schools and students want to setup and transatlantic cooperation. The participants had the opportunity to work with this Toolkit and were unanimous in their verdict: very handy and useful!

The successful morning finished with a lunch were the coordinators had the opportunity to network and share experiences.

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