Rökstólar Samvinnumiðstöð


07/02/2014 10:28

Selection for Berlin learning mobility finalized

We´re glad to announce that a participant for the Learning Mobility taking place in Berlin March 3rd - March 6th 2014 was selected. We´d like to thank all those who have expressed interest and assure that we´ll disseminate and share the Learning Outcomes with all of you who would like to be...


22/01/2014 15:18

Learning mobility in Berlin

We have good news for all those wanting to get inspired and to get new insights for their work in formal educational settings. Between March 3rd - 6th 2014, a 2-day Learning mobility is taking place in Berlin filled with 3 visits to alternative schools active in formal education. This mobility is...


04/11/2013 11:08

Grundtvig Workshop organized by the mentees

November 2nd 2013, an educational workshop organized by the working group of the mentees belonging to our 2-year educational project took place. It was targeted at foreigners living in and around Akureyri (north of Iceland) and served as a learning space for both, learners and the mentees who...


18/10/2013 16:05

September projects

The end of the summer and the whole September were very busy at Rökstólar. Lenka carried out 2 EVS trainings in Iceland for foreign volunteers and one innovative international course called 'TO LIVE IS TO LEARN´ in Netherlands. We also met up with the staff and trainers belonging to the Czech...


15/07/2013 21:00

Choose your learning, choose your life

Our Grundtvig project CHOOSE YOUR LEARNING, CHOOSE YOUR LIFE is half way through and adult educators have just freshly come back from Berlin mobility. I´m going to meet them this week to carry on with our plans for creating a long-term educational activity for immigrants in Iceland. On top of...


10/06/2013 13:28

Icelandic working group off to Berlin soon

I have been enjoying my first experience as a mentor for a group of 7 mentees, who have been working as adult educators, and are exploring Self-directed learning processes through our GRUNDTVIG project, we got EU funding for. It´s getting very exciting with our plan of creating a long-term...


01/05/2013 22:22

Empowered as a future mentor

Our Grundtvig project is carrying on in full speed and we´re freshly back from Calabria where we met our precious partners and apart from recapping and planning next steps, we also got the necessary tools to become empowered mentors for our project mentees. The venue was perfectly chosen and...


01/03/2013 15:57

GRUNDTVIG working group getting bigger

We´re glad to share that the initial interview with another adult educator interested in our GRUNDTVIG PROJECT took place and Guðrún Pálína Guðmundsdóttir has joined in. Pálína is an artist and an educator and has been involved in art education recently. We warmly welcome Pálína 'on board' and are...


05/02/2013 15:03

Back from the training

We´re back from a very nice Mid-Term meeting that we´ve co-organized for EVS volunteers in Iceland in cooperation with EUF.  Apart from preparing the next Mid-Term meeting for a new group of volunteers that is to take place in March, we´ve been working really hard on our 2-year educational...


29/01/2013 15:17

Heading to Reykjavík for a training

We´re looking forward to facilitating a Mid-Term meeting for a group of 15 EVS volunteers that is to take place in Reykjavík, at a very exciting venue that used to be an old biscuit factory. The meeting starts 31.01. and finishes 02.02. and is carried out as a part of educational activities...