On May 16, 2019, at 2 pm at School centre Kranj (Šolski center Kranj), a traditional event was held.
A professional consultation with the employers.
Participants of the event were addressed by the Director of SC Kranj Mr. Jože Drenovec, Mr. Aljaž Rogelj, Director of the Secondary Technical School SC Kranj, and Mrs. Mag. Lidija Grmek Zupanc, Director of the Higher Vocational School SC Kranj. The event was attended by 20 participants, of which 10 representatives of employers and 10 representatives of SC Kranj.
The purpose of the event was primarily to present the role of mentors in conducting practical education as well as searching for the possibilities of mutual cooperation between SC Kranj and the companies.
Mrs. Nataša Kristan Primšar – Head of the MIC, presented the role and activities of the MIC within the SC Kranj to the participants of the expert consultation. She highlighted the possibility of cooperating with external MIC partners and presented the main current activities.
Mr. Miloš Frelih presented to the audience the importance and organization of work based learning (WBL) for a vocational school. He especially emphasized the importance of employers in the WBL’s implementation itself and the role of mentors in the monitoring of students in practice. He presented the findings of the survey of employers in the implementation of WBL. At the end he also presented the Erasmus+ project People in WBL and it’s benefits, which are to provide a framework for a quality implementation of WBL following the principles of ECVET and overall improve WBL.