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Causeway How To

  • Read all the information on carefully
  • Know the application deadlines: remember there are three each year
  • Choose a partner from your existing network or use the OTLAS partner finding tool
  • Define your project outline and decide which project type suits best
  • Select the participants or youth workers/leaders you intend to involve in the project
  • Get support from Léargas by seeking advice

  • Download the correct Application Form (Contact Exchange, Youth Exchange or Special Project)
  • Complete the form giving as much detail as possible about your project
  • Submit by email and hard copy before the submission deadline
  • Make sure your hard copy is postmarked before the deadline!

  • Maintain all original receipts for submission with your final report – copies can’t be accepted
  • Carry out activities as stated in your application form and notify Léargas of any changes
  • Take photographs of the activities as they happen
  • Maintain contact with Léargas throughout the project
  • Notify Léargas immediately of any difficulties encountered
  • Maintain all relevant documents for reporting and sharing
  • Share and promote your project throughout its lifecycle

  • Download the correct final report form for your project type
  • Ensure all project activity is reflected in the report
  • Select four participants to contribute their feedback to the report
  • Include good quality photographs of the activities and any press cuttings you may have
  • Submit the completed form by email and hard copy no more than four weeks after completion of the project

  • Use social media to share the activities and outcomes of your project
  • Use existing networks to share learning with colleagues and fellow professionals
  • Share your articles, case studies and experiences through social media or publications
  • Contribute to the Léargas blog Insights
  • Present information at topic-related conferences and meetings, including the Léargas Forum

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Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
LéargasFriday, March 23rd, 2018 at 8:55am
Demo People III. 11 - 15 June, Georgia. The aim of the course is to establish a close international cooperation between organisations from programme and partner countries in the field of democracy and structured dialogue, mainly within Key Action 3. The deadline for applications is 22 April, for more information and to apply follow this link
LéargasFriday, March 23rd, 2018 at 3:45am
Would you like your teaching staff to explore creative, non-formal methods for use in your school? Let them know about this #ErasmusPlus professional development opportunity for teachers! For details visit:
LéargasThursday, March 22nd, 2018 at 8:35am
If you are a teacher or a youth worker with an interest in social inclusion, empowerment and supporting early school leavers? This training course could be for you.The dates are 22 - 27 May and it will take place in Latvia. For more info and to apply
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LéargasWednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 11:55pm
Adult Educators! Join the Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe (EPALE) discussion all day today, on ensuring optimal inclusion in adult learning