Belgrade Educational Entrepreneurial Community (BEEC) presents an initiative that is focused on the acquisition of entrepreneurial knowledge, skills and attitudes of students at all levels of education, starting from primary school students through general education and vocational high school to university.
Promotion of entrepreneurial learning through accredited training “Innovative strengthening competencies of teachers and associates with the aim of empowering entrepreneurial students" competencies, approved by The Institute for the Improvement of Education- provider – Elementary School “Veselin Masleša”, over 250 school professionals have finished this training where entrepreneurial ideas were supported with LO’s and transformed into Lesson Plans.
Also round tables, workshops were organised – provider: Regional Centre Čačak in coordination with Elementary School “Isidora Sekulić”.
Cooperation with parents entrepreneurs, public institutions (theatres, the culture centres, Soko Stark company, Serbian Academy of Science Innovation, FEFA (Faculty of Economics, Finance and Administration) and The Institute for the Improvement of Education.
Cooperation with Regional Agency for Development and European Integration Belgrade, “The Magic Village”, NLP Institute, Serbian Academy of Science Innovation
- Strategic momentum: Several Serbian government strategies, that include domains of economy, education and youth policy, emphasize the importance of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial education at all levels.
- International Support: Serbia participates in the work of the South East Europe Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (SEECEL) from the beginning. Part of BEEC institutions are also SEECEL pilot institutions.
- The enthusiasm of teachers: Teachers involved in BEEC community showing remarkable enthusiasm in working with students, although it is often beyond the scope of their school duties.
- The openness of local partners: local partners from the economic and political sphere are ready for cooperation and full support the initiatives that come from the school /university.