KOWEZiU

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NATIONAL CENTRE FOR SUPPORTING VOCATIONAL

AND CONTINUING EDUCATION /NCFSVCE/

 

ul. Spartańska 1 B

02-637 Warszawa, Poland

 

Tel. (48 22) 844-18-68; 844-07-40

Office: (48 22) 844-34-38

Fax. (48 22) 646-52-51

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http://www.koweziu.edu.pl

 

Director’s office:

Director – Grażyna Osicka, M.A.

 

NATIONAL CENTRE FOR SUPPORTING VOCATIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

is a central, public, national-level institution providing professional development services for teachers subject to the Ministry of National Education.

The mission of the Centre is to:

  1. inspire, prepare and coordinate activities related to professional development of teachers from vocational schools and schools for adults.
  2. prepare and execute educational ventures related to the stages of educational transformation in Poland.

The Centre cooperates with other central government and educational institutions as well as non-government organizations from Poland and abroad. The Centre collects, processes and disseminates pedagogical information related to vocational and continuing education.

The information published in the magazine concerns vocational and continuing education and new initiatives taken on by the Ministry of Education. 

The National Centre for Supporting Vocational and Continuing Education is also the publisher of the e-magazine Edukator Zawodowy.

 

DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

Telephone exchange: (+48 22 ) 844-07-40, 844-08-67, 844-18-68; extension: 27

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  • Recognizes and analyzes educational needs of teachers from vocational schools and schools for adults.
  • Creates and develops systems of pedagogical information in the field of vocational and continuing education, creates database and information banks.
  • Inspires and coordinates activities aiming at improving the quality of vocational and continuing education.
  • Cooperates with national and foreign partners in order to enhance the quality of vocational and continuing education.

 

DEPARTMENT OF TEACHERS' IN-SERVICE TRAINING

Telephone: (+48 22 ) 844-07-40, 844-08-67, 844-18-68 ex. 50

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  • Organizes, coordinates and monitors in-service training of in-service staff as regards vocational and continuing education.
  • Organizes trainings for methodical counsellors working with vocational subjects.
  • Cooperates in the field of teachers' in-service training with local educational authorities, regional government authorities responsible for teacher in-service training centres, Continuing Education Centres, Practical Training Centres, Central Examination Commission, as well as with other Polish and foreign partners.

 

DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL GUIDANCE

telephone: (+48 22 ) 844-07-40, 844-08-67, 844-18-68 ex. 58

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  • Prepares the staff for the guidance and counselling system in the area of vocational and continuing education.
  • Prepares publications supporting vocational counsellors.
  • Implements the National Resource Centre for Vocational Guidance/ Euroguidance Network Project within the Leonardo da Vinci programme.
  • Administers the PLOTEUS - Portal on Learning Opportunities Throughout the European Space.

 

DEPARTMENT OF CURRICULA DEVELOPMENT 

Telephone: (+48 22 ) 844-07-40, 844-08-67, 844-18-68 ex. 55

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  • Monitors and inspires changes in programme bases of education in professions.
  • Prepares materials and projects of system solutions as regards curricula.
  • Runs consultations with regard to designing modular and subject curricula as well as designing educational packages.
  • Compiles examples of vocational curricula, including modular curricula and educational packages.
  • Disseminates modular vocational education and prepares teachers to implementation of modular curricula and educational packages in vocational education.
  • Monitors, inspires and compiles resources and projects of system solutions in the field of vocational textbooks.

 

INFORMATION AND PUBLISHING SECTION

Telephone exchange: (+48 22 ) 844-07-40, 844-08-67, 844-18-68 ex. 42

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  • Collects, processes and disseminates pedagogical information related to vocational and continuing education.
  • Promotes and disseminates publications of the Centre.
  • Teaching resources prepared by the Centre;
  • Books on vocational and continuing education;
  • Publishes the e- magazine Edukator Zawodowy

National Center for Supporting Vocational and Continuing Education (KOWEZiU) colaborates with central educational units and government institutions, as well as nongovernment organizations - in Poland and abroad.