colegiul vasile lovinescu
10, Maior Ioan Street, Falticeni, Romania
Vasile Lovinescu College is a VET institution type EDU- SCHVoc, P85.32 economic sector, situated in Suceava region, Falticeni. We have alomost 1700 students, educated and professionally trained by 115 teachers. The College provides professional training in the technical field, the following profiles: Computer Technician and operator, construction and civil engineering technician , mechanical technician for maintenance and repairs; in the field of Services, Tourism and Food Industry, the following qualifications: Technician in economy and administrative activities , Technician in Administration, Technician in Hotel Industry, Technician in Food Industry; in the field of Natural resources and environmental protection, the following qualifications : Technician in Ecology and Quality of Environment, Technician in Food Analysis, Veterinary Technician , Forestry technician, horticulture technician , Technician in Agrotourism , Agriculture Technician. The Theoretical field offers specialization in Mathematics – Informatics and in Social Science.
Through these qualifications there can be achieved the following key competences for all specializations : communication in a foreign language, Maths and Exact Sciences, ICT, problem solving, social competences, etc. as well as general and specialized technical skills.
We had some opportunities to improve our learning conditions, by equipping our classrooms with new computers, interactive boards, projectors, professional tools, by transforming our cafeteria in a space for practical training in Food industry field, or by increasing the number of IT labs. Last school year we were among the beneficiaries of a project which provided free extra preparatory classes for graduation exams. For the next school year, a complete rehabilitation of our main block (which is a historical building, a century old) is foreseen.
The school has to cover many types of knowledge, skills and attitudes needed by the future graduates. One of them is the field of professional guidance for a future career. The graduates of 2015 year have continued their education (30%), got a job (29,4%), opened their own business (0,8%), became unemployed (28,9%) or went abroad to work (10,9%) – data source – „PAS-Planul de actiune al scolii“ (2015 School Development plan).
We have also a lot of participations in local and regional projects with the focus on education for a quality lifestyle and sustainable development, promoting healthy nutrition and outdoor activities, protection of consumers’ rights, studying European cuisine, financial education and many others.