Non-formal education as a tool for integration of socially excluded groups


“Only the teacher who is not afraid of changing himself and who is learning over his whole lifetime is able to teach and to encourage others to be creative, entrepreneurial and responsible”, - this was the slogan under which Nordplus Adult Education Program Project “Transforming losers into winners” was implemented over the period from 1 September 2014 to 31 August 2015. Latvia was represented in the project by the association “Education Innovation Transfer Centre”.

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Sharing an experience on the work with pupils with special needs


Riga Special Boarding Primary School No 5 (Latvia) implemented the mobility project "Mobility project for capacity building of teachers’ professional” within the framework of the programme Nordplus Junior 2014 until 31 August 2015. Experience exchange took place among the schools in Norrköping, Sweden.

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A New Development Direction in Tourism Industry in Latvia and Scandinavia

TURID is an interdisciplinary network of the Nordic-Baltic region, comprising seven higher educational institutions from Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia and Latvia with an aim of promoting the practical experience of students within the framework of bachelor and master study programmes in such fields as sports, health, tourism and gastronomy. 

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Mathematics - Important Knowledge at Any Age

The Latvian association “NGO Education Innovations Transfer Centre” has just closed a significant NORDPLUS Adult Education Project “Cooperation to Strengthen Citizens' Math Skills in the Context of Sustainable Development and Welfare (MathPro)”, which took place from 1st July 2013 to 30th September 2014.

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