ESSA Newsletter | New in! ūüϧ3 new tools for learning providers to match software skills market needs

ISSUE: FEBRUARY 2023

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IN THE LIMELIGHT

NEW IN: Creating and updating curricula and learning programmes for software professionals has just been made easier. ESSA releases 3 reports to guide the design and development of an education & training offering that matches the software services market needs. Read the press release

How to boost software professionals’ soft skills, concretely?: Soft skills are often disregarded but are increasingly relevant for software professionals: How can you integrate them into learning programmes? Read more

Overcoming gender stereotypes in the ICT sector: Currently, only 1 in 5 ICT specialists in Europe are women. Elena Cantiani from the Adecco Group brings insights into the gender gap in the software sector and trends. Read the micro-interview

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Internet for Trust Global Conference¬†| Paris & Online, 21-23 Feb | UNESCO |¬†View event
  • Futureland: Next Generation Education¬†| Dublin, 6-7 March | IVETA |¬†View event
  • AMETIC Gold Medal 2023¬†| Barcelona, 28 Feb | AMETIC |¬†View event
  • Masters of Digital 2023¬†| Brussels & Online, 8-9 March | DIGITALEUROPE |¬†View event
  • GTC Developer Conference| Online, 20-23 March | NVIDIA DLI |¬†View event

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  • How to Design Software Professionals’ Curricula: The report explains how the ESSA educational profiles and Software Skills Strategy lead to effective¬†skilling, upskilling, and reskilling curricula. I¬†Get¬†the report
  • A Certification Framework for Software Professionals:¬†The certification framework for software professionals presents¬†four aggregation levels, considering¬†micro-credentials¬†and using¬†European standards¬†like the e-CF, EQF, and ECTS. I¬†Download the framework
  • Accreditation Standards and Criteria for Software Professionals‚Äô Education: The report introduces a¬†Quality Assurance scheme for the learning programmes in selected software-related areas.¬†I¬†Get the report

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ESSA offers the exclusive opportunity to Associated Partners to conduct a soft pilot of the learning programmes developed by the Alliance. Become an Associated Partner by filling in the online form.

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