Entrepreneurial education Per Brohagen Project Manager Region Västra Götaland EARLALL 10 October 2008
From fireworks to lasting fires Relatively low number of entrepreneurs in Sweden More new viable enterprises are needed Paradigm shift much slower in schools Entrepreneurship a key competence Joint strategy: Entrepreneurship in the Educational System Ministry of Enterprise – Ministry of Education
Entrepreneurship in the educational system 1.How to start, run and develop a business 2.Fostering entrepreneurial mindsets Creativity Initiative Autonomy etc.
Pilot project 4 teams of teachers (secondary and upper secondary) Will to change School management behind All teachers behind Four modules/12 days of education Best possible trainers
ESF 2008-2009 Continue with the model 30 teams of teachers 180 teachers Project reaseach part of doctorial thesis Translation Change in attitude, behaviour
Project vision The students takes full responsibility for their education One common agenda (Team of teachers) To focus on the students learning process and facilitate their personal growth.
Significance for Västra Götaland 30 Teams of teachers One team influences 120 students/year = 3600 students year Step 2 100*120 =12 000 students/year 20 % new entrepreneurs (Graduation + 5y) 2400 new enterprises yearly