Daugavpils pilsētas Izglītības pārvalde

Daugavpils city (Latvia) municipal institution, which coordinates education in the local community (about 90 000 people population). Education Department (with the staff of 76 people) realizes municipality educational functions and all questions connected with it in the second largest city in Latvia. There are 13 secondary schools, 3 basic schools, 2 special education institutions, 29 pre-school educational establishments and 1 vocational school. The institution ensures different kinds of education availability in Daugavpils, including free time activities and inclusive education (for young people with special needs), lifelong learning education for adults.

Education Department has got a successful experience in international projects administration and realization. The most part of all the projects were realized to organise studies and professional development for people who work in the field of education (teachers, education policy makers). We joined to the program Europe for Citizens in 2015, 2016, 2018.

 The Education Department had a successful cooperation with several NGOs in the field of Roma integration and psychological support of families (EEZ and Norwegian financial tool support program). The Education Department accountancy is centralized and it works with all city schools and pre-schools’ international projects including Erasmus+ (more than 45 projects at the same period of time). During the previous years we gained the experience of work as partners in NordPlus, Grundtvig, Leonardo da Vinci projects realization for adults.

The staff of Education Department is highly qualified specialists with different experience in their working field (education methodology, accountancy, social care, bilingual education, CLIL, children‘s rights defence, etc.). Employees working experience, participation in further education courses and certification, international experience are the basis for a successful team work.

Daugavpils pilsētas Izglītības pārvalde

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Daugavpils – Latvia