Omnia, The Joint Authority of Education in Espoo RegionMul$sector ini$al and con$nuing upper secondary and voca$onal educa$on for nearly 10000 students, employing over 700 staﬀ. Omnia Omnia Omnia Omnia Adult ApprenticeshipVocational Youth InnoOmnia Education Training College Workshops Centre Centre Administration, Economic and Financial Services, Management Services, Facility Services, Information Management Services
VET in Finland Finnish Na$onal Board of Educa$on Regula$ons on voca$onal qualiﬁca$ons qualiﬁca$on requirements assessment criteria other regula$ons concerning voca$onal educa$on and training At present, there are 371 qualiﬁca$ons in Finland 52 voca$onal qualiﬁca$ons divided into 113 study programs 188 further voca$onal qualiﬁca$ons 131 specialist voca$onal qualiﬁca$ons
VET in Finland Voca$onal Qualiﬁca$on (120 credits) Ini$al voca$onal educa$on and training – skills required on entering the labor market Further Qualiﬁca$on for adults Skilled workers, professionals in the ﬁeld Specialist Qualiﬁca$on for adults The most demanding tasks in the ﬁeld
A Global Vision for VET in 2020 ATrac$ve and inclusive -‐ innova$ve learning enviroment and methods, highly qualiﬁed teachers and trainers. High quality in$$al VET -‐ key competences and speciﬁc voca$onal skills. Career oriented con$nuing VET -‐ competence development and career change opportuni$es also for entrepreneurs and unemployed.
Flexible systems of VET – valida$on of non-‐formal and informal learning. A European educa$on and training area with increased opportuni$es for transna$onal mobility. High-‐quality lifelong informa$on, guidance and counselling services. ”By 2020, European VET systems should be more a>racve, relevant, career-‐oriented, innovave, accessible and ﬂexible than in 2010.” Bruges Communiqué
Omnia FNBE MOE InnoOmnia Univ. of A Regional Applied K-‐9 Sciences Development Partner Municipali$es Companies 10-‐12
InnoOmnia – A Lifelong Learning and Entrepreneurial Hub tud ents Multisect S or entrepre neu rs PD forprinciple s Staff In- service t raining
Exploring New Learning Fron$ers Augmented reality Gamiﬁca$on Loca$on based learning applica$ons Learning partnerships hTp://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/jeriaska/4424964267/ hTp://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/sndrv/4519088620/
Promo$ng Lifelong Learning Skills Learning and problem solving skills Interac$on and collabora$on skills Entrepreneurship skills Communica$on, technology and media skills Ac$ve ci$zenship Sustainable development Source: Finnish Na$onal Board of Educa$on
Challenge, engage, empower! Professional development with a diﬀerence. Combina$on of technological and pedagogical upskilling. Blended learning format; online mee$ngs and workshops.
Training landscape – Tailored Length and Focus Collabora$ve Social media in learning Leading 21st wri$ng century schools iPads as learning New tools, devices new rules -‐ new code of Apps for conduct learning Gehng started Entrepreneurial with mobile teaching Producing media learning methods rich content
InnoOmnia as a training partner Quality assurance -‐> We are a Finnish Na$onal Board of Educa$on selected professional development provider. 96 % recommenda$on rate in the past three years, training over 500 teachers. Mul$cultural training experience with Saudi, EU and Russian teachers. Mobile learning week, Edutech and Edupreneur programs. Recogni$on for innova$ve approach in learning, 2012 WISE book. European Training Founda$on selected member in entrepreneurship training and peer evalua$on network. Founding members of EUproVET Management and Innova$on Network.