Project description:

ConVET is a Leonardo da Vinci Partnership aiming to develop a common understanding of school-work place connectivity, conceptualised as a current challenge for the entire VET system. The main intents are the following:

  • Mapping and understanding different ways to regulate and realize school-workplace connectivity in VET;
  • Improving the dialogue between VET key actors concerning meaning, challenges and strategies of school-workplace connectivity in the VET;
  • Individuating lines of interventions to improve school-workplace connectivity in the VET;
  • Setting the stage for developing innovative instructional approaches (learning and teaching settings) for connectivity improvement in VET.


  • Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training SFIVET
  • SIC ticino. Società degli impiegati del commercio sezione ticino, Switzerland
  • Technische Universität Darmstadt. Arbeitsbereich Technikdidaktik Institut für Pädagogik, Germany
  • Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany
  • LFUI Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck. Department of Organization and Learning (Business and v
  • Fondazione Casa di Carità Arti e Mestieri, Italy
  • Cooperativa Orso Scs, Italy
  • Jyväskylän yliopisto, (Koulutuksen tutkimuslaitos), The Finnish Institute for Educational Research (