APSU is a partner of the European Project SCoopConSS, which lasts 18 months and includes partners from Italy, Spain, Croatia and Greece.

The main objective of the project is to create a community of practice for European secondary school teachers interested in improving their teaching practice using different business methods based on cooperative principles of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity. The specific objective of the project is the promotion and acquisition, by teachers, of professional teaching tools and methods, with the objective of facilitating the development of entrepreneurial skills for school students.

The results of the project will be:

• better understanding of the existing training tools for teaching entrepreneurship;
• modernization / adaptation of existing curricula to create specific tools for teaching social business;
• implementation of a mixed training course in cooperative businesses;
• teaching tools trialling and student guidance.

The first Newsletter of the SCoopConSS project is now available. In the Newsletter you can learn about the project, its partners, the objectives and the results that are intended to be achieved.

To learn more, download it at the link:

Newsletter October 2020 – download here.
Newsletter January 2021 – download here.
Newsletter August 2021 – download here.
Newsletter December 2021 – download here.

Acronym SCoopConSS
Title Social Cooperative Contest for Secondary Schools
Program Erasmus+
Key action
Strategic Partnerships in the
field of School Education
Reference SI2.822463
Status Closed
Start date
End date
Coordinator EGInA - European Grants International Academy (Itália)
Partners aCapo - aCapo Società Cooperativa Sociale Integrata Eurosportello Confesercenti (Itália)

APSU - Associação Portuguesa de StartUps (Portugal)

AKETH - Anaptyxiako Kentro Thessalias (Grécia)

CCIIS – Camara de Comercio e Industria Italiana para Espanha (Espanha)

CTK Rijeka - Centar tehničke kulture Rijeka (Croácia).

Website https://scoopconss.eu/
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/scoopconss/
Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/scoopconss/