Time span: 01/01/2010-01/31/2013

Funding: Ministry of Education, Science, Youth and Culture in Rhineland-Palatinate

EQuL is a school experiment in Rhineland-Palatinate on the Transfer of self responsibility, quality management and teaching and learning culture at vocational schools. Parts of the experiment are carried out in cooperation with Bavaria.

The school experiment has three essential goals:

  1. Transfer of educational, organizational, financial and staffing responsibilities to vocational schools
  2. Advancement of management by objectives and implementation of suitable control elements
  3. Development of an implementable concept on how to strengthen self responsibility at vocational schools

Tasks of the scientific supervision are among others:

  • Standardized collection of data concerning developments and results taking place during the experiment
  • Supervising and supporting the schools with internal evaluations
    • Development of instruments
    • Arrangement of statistic-workshops
    • Establishment of guidelines for the school-internal evaluation at vocational schools in Rhineland-Palatinate
  • Collection of data on team building
  • Analysis and evaluation of annual work plans


  • BBS Alzey
  • BBS Andernach, August-Horch-Schule
  • BBS Kaiserslautern Technik 1, Schulzentrum Nord
  • BBS Montabaur
  • BBS Neustadt
  • BBS Neuwied Gewerbe und Technik, David Röntgen-Schule
  • BBS Prüm
  • BBS Saarburg, Geschwister-Scholl-Schule
  • BBS Speyer, Johann-Joachim-Becher-Schule
  • BBS Westerburg
  • BBS Wirtschaft Worms

Project director: Prof. Dr. Olga Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia

Project Work: Dipl.-Hdl. Aline Kadach

Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

Chair of Business Education

Jakob-Welder-Weg 9

D-55009 Mainz

Phone: +49 (0)6131 39 22009

Fax: +49 (0)6131 39 22095