The TA3 (Trans-Atlantic Technology and Training Alliance) is a consortium of leading community and technical colleges in the U.S. and Europe that promotes learning and innovation across borders, supports regional economies, and promotes the value and importance of a global perspective.
The TA3’s mission is to support learning, innovation and exchange among institutions offering pre-baccalaureate technical education, to promote policies and research that support their ability to be effective leaders in regional economic development, and to disseminate lessons learned.
Members take advantage of TA3’s mission and opportunities by attending annual symposiums with cutting edge themes, collaborating on Trans-Atlantic project work and participating in learning and cultural exchange with other members in the network. If you’re interested in becoming a member, receiving the newsletter or attending an event, please contact our team.
UNESCO is the lead agency for the Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), the official follow-up to the UN Decade of ESD (2005-2014). One of the GAP’s five Priority Action Areas focuses on implementing sustainable solutions at the local level. This involves mobilizing local municipalities and communities, ensuring that they haveRead More
This is a new lens on an old frame. Communities today are revitalizing themselves not only seeking a Return on Investment, but also a Return on Involvement. Attending a recent RED Group session – Regional Economic Development Group of Minnesota, I heard stories that put new meaning to *ROI. Leaders from three regions in GreaterRead More
Bente Lyck-Damgaard is vice president at EUC Syd and has more than 15 years of experience in many different management positions at the college. She is now responsible for upper secondary technical education, IB and for the overall administration and economy of the college. EUC Syd is a regional college based in the southern partRead More
Hans Lehmann is Vice Principal at EUC Syd, a regional college, offering upper secondary technical education, International Baccalaureate, vocational education and adult training. Hans Lehmann is responsible for the vocational educational programmes, adult training and internationalization and he is CIO for IT Center Syd. He holds a Master’s Degree in English and an MBA fromRead More
(BIRMINGHAM, Alabama/June 9, 2016) – Participants journeyed from vocational and technical colleges in Denmark, Germany, the Basque Country, Northern Ireland, and the Netherlands and from the across the United States to Lawson State June 5-8 for the 27th Trans-Atlantic Technology and Training Alliance (TA3) Symposium. The conference topic was: Reaching the Millennial Workforce: New Ways ofRead More