Slovak ELS day


On 29th November 2018, 97 students of the Private Vocational School Pro scholaris and other pupils from the regional primary and secondary schools had the opportunity to attend ELS Day, that was a part of the school’s Erasmus Day. From 8 a.m. till 12 p.m. they participated in workshops and seminars. Invited guest, Ms Kristína Zadňančinová, expert for healthy diet, explained the basic characteristics of healthy lifestyle. During the workshop realized in one of the classrooms, the students discussed with her their eating habits and physical activity. The teachers of economy and marketing prepared workshops focused on bank products and household economy. During one of the seminars, the participants could discover their personal strengths and weaknesses thanks to the special personal survey, they also created their CVs and cover letters using the Europass template.


Inspiring meeting with a businesswoman

On 23th of October 2018 the pupils of the thrid class of Pro scholaris accompanied by a teacher Ing. A. Uhláriková attended a business meeting named “Inspirational Meeting” with Ing. Ivana Tvrdovská, PhD. The meeting was realizated as a part of the topic from the project ELS – Carreer consulting. It took place at the Secondary vocational school of Joseph the Worker. Apart from Slovak students there were other participants from the Business Academy of Saint Thomas Aquinas. The meeting was organized by Civic Association for Business (A. Tvrda and Renáta Fogeltonová). The entrepreneur Ivan Tvrdovská has been engaged in confectionery production for 10 years under the Tvrdovski logo. The confectionery company is located in Štiavnik village and in Zilina in the center the businesswoman runs the candy-store Tvrdovski. The entrepreneur described the beginnings and the present day of her business, gave them all the experience, familiarized them with the difficulties of craftsmanship in the Slovak Republic, the unpromising legislation of small business … In the end, discussions took place, joint photography and pupils received presentations in the form of gingerbreaks with the company logo. The meeting was really inspiring for the pupils. The acquired knowledge can be used by the pupils in teaching especially in the subject of the training company but also in other economic subjects and also in the future in their own business.