The vocational schools in kronach and lichtenfels should not only work on a subject-specific project in class, but should also share information at eye level in a network, from the merchant to the mechanic to the logistician – in line with the concept of "industry 4".0" and of today’s everyday working life in modern operations. So they set up a real and a virtual production facility at their schools from scratch, with which they can fill substitutes into individual cans by machine.
New approach causes a stir
This new approach to teaching, which is supported by the two counties as well as several companies, has long attracted attention. The first reward for the school’s efforts is a guest appearance wednesday at the vocational training congress in nurnberg. "The interaction of the two vocational schools is unusual and novel", karl wilbers from the university of erlangen-nurnberg explains.
How the cooperation works and what the schools expect from it, you can read here at infranken-PLUS.