P1 (AT): bit management, AUSTRIA
bit management Beratung GmbH (Austria) is part of bit group – the largest private training provider in Austria. Since 1996 bit management Beratung GmbH is active in the consulting and training sector. In many national and international projects, we have worked together with institutions, organizations, companies and individuals to develop new and innovative training concepts and to support their implementation.
The main focuses of bit management Beratung GmbH are in the following areas:
• Training and consulting services in the field of entrepreneurship
• National and international projectswith focus is on topics of active labour market policy, regional development and the development of new trainings and curricula
• Consulting and training in the field of environment and sustainability
• Result-oriented, tailormade trainings in the fields of personality development, leadership, team development, HR-management, sales, project management, logistics, business management and economies, communication and trainer education
P2 (PT): Future Balloons, PORTUGAL
We are a small consultancy company, working in the areas of ICT, Education, Training and Culture. Specifically we support our clients and partners in the development and implementation of projects, based in innovation and technology. Along that we promote activities towards the internationalization and internal development of the organizations. Our mission is to support the transition from the knowledge-based society to a society based on understanding, creativity, innovation and social construction.
P3 (SE): FRIDA UTBILDNING AB, SWEDEN
Frida Utbildning AB (Frida Education) is the name of the parent company formed in 2006. Frida Utbildning currently operates through its three subsidiaries; The Fridaskolan schools with five compulsory schools with pre-schools, after school activity centres and kindergartens, the Fridagymnasiet upper secondary school and the Didaktikcentrum In Service Training provider.
The Didaktikcentrum, formed in 1997, houses a research section as well as senior advisors and school development trainers. It provides professional help to municipalities on strategic school development as well as organises In Service Training and lectures for schools all over Sweden.
The Fridaskolorna AB has 480 employees and 3500 pupils and students. Its five pre-schools, five compulsory schools and one upper secondary school provide education for children and adolescents aged 6-19.
The Frida Utbildning AB consortium with the Didaktikcentrum In-Service training as well as the teaching att all the schools are characterised by pedagogic diversity and methods based on systems theory. Learning is considered continuous and achieved both in and out of school by using problem solving tasks.
P4 (AT): Bildungsdirektion Steiermark, AUSTRIA
The Bildungsdirektion Steiermark (Provincial school board of Styria) is a federal institution which is in charge of the administration of all federal schools and on behalf of the regional government also of the pedagogical administration of all schools run by the province of Styria.
Based on its legal status and on the declaration of school development in the province of Styria the Bildungsdirektion guides its schools and employees in partnership, promotes/encourages their further development, makes use of the resources in a transparent and economic way and supports self-responsibility.
The Bildungsdirektion Steiermark counts 142000 students, 811 schools, 21000 teachers and 400 administrative staff.