Trust and believe in students. Seeing how students from different countries work together is truly inspiring.
Pasitikėti ir tikėti studentais. Mane įkvepia įvairių šalių studentų gebėjimas dirbti drauge.
Vilma Leonavičienė heads the International Relations Group of the Academy of Education (VMU) and VMU Lithuanian Language and Culture Center.
She’s been VMU lecturer and professional in the field of educational didactics and teaching for more than 15 years. Since 1998 she organises annual intensive Lithuanian language courses for Erasmus and other foreign students coming to Vytautas Magnus University.
She is passionate about teaching Lithuanian and is the author of many articles and textbooks; she loves to introduce students to the Lithuanian language, culture and social context.
In addition, she manages international ERASMUS+ projects. Other engagements include membership in the working group of the National Examination Center, and participation as independent expert in the Lithuanian Language Committee at Lithuania's Ministry of Education, Science and Sport.
- Country: Lithuania
- Organisation: Head of International Relations Group at Academy of Education Vytautas Magnus University
- References: VMU International Cooperation Department
- Category: Education & youth