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Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

Latest technologies towards science education of youth? In UMI-Sci-Ed this is the goal!

By Iva Walterova Successful development of European science and technology system depends mostly on its capacity for talent and ideas. According to the European Commission, skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) are becoming an increasingly important part of basic literacy in today’s knowledge economy. To keep Europe growing, we will need one million......
Digital Learning Needs Citizen-Driven Innovation

Digital Learning Needs Citizen-Driven Innovation

The Digital Learning Round Table held in Luxembourg was the first of its kind in the context of the Horizon 2020 programme focusing on digital learning in Europe. The event was held on December 16, 2014 by the European Commission’s DG Connect. Technology-enhanced learning (TEL) has been financed by EU research & innovation programmes since......

Succesful partners meeting of the “Use IT & Enjoy” project in Copenhagen

The international “Use IT and Enjoy” project implementers from Denmark, Sweden and Lithuania have met for the second time. The meeting was held last month in Copenhagen and hosted by TE’s Danish member Aeldremobiliseringen (the Association of Danish Senior Citizens). The project partners met to evaluate and discuss the first results of the project analysis......
Get Online Week 2013 – initial results

Get Online Week 2013 – initial results

Thousands of Europeans were digitally empowered during the Get Online Week campaign of Telecentre-Europe. Between 18 and 24 March 2013, more than 10.000 ICT learning centres, libraries & schools in 26 countries supported over 100.000 people in their online journeys. Telecentre-Europe is very pleased with the massive effort done by its partners during Get Online......
CARER+ Competence Framework to be presented at EDEN 2013 Annual Conference

CARER+ Competence Framework to be presented at EDEN 2013 Annual Conference

The Carer+ Digital Competence Framework adopts the modern notion of digital competence understood both as a key competence for employability and a comprehensive life skill. In addition, the Framework identifies the transversal as well as professional competences that help care workers implement digital technology in domiciliary care, and improve the quality of life of older......

Last chance to put your organization on the EU27 eInclusion map: MIREIA deadline extended until February 28th!

Over 2000 eInclusion organizations have filled out the MIREIA survey between January 2nd and February 15th. To give a chance to other organizations that would like to be included in the EU27 mapping exercise, the European Commission JRC-IPTS who is conducting the research jointly with DG-CONNECT have announced an extension of the deadline to fill out......

How to disseminate the MIREIA survey? Best practices from Poland!

On February 5th, 2 weeks before the deadline to fill out the MIREIA survey, Poland has reached its minimum target of mapping 180 Polish eInclusion organizations.  FRSI, a member of TE and the Polish MIREIA partner estimated that over 10.000 telecentres must be operating in Poland, in different kind of institutions. Their dissemination strategy has been......

How to disseminate the MIREIA survey? Best practices from Romania!

In about 1 week time EOS Foundation managed to reach 1500 Romanian eInclusion actors and over 150 organizations have already filled the MIREIA survey. This was made possible through the use of mailing lists and an already established partners network. According to the population figure for Romania, the MIREIA mapping exercise had established a minimum target of......

How to disseminate the MIREIA survey? Best practices from France!

The MIREIA mapping exercise has established minimum targets for each EU27 country, based on the population. For a big country like France, this results in trying to map a minimum of 325 French eInclusion actors. At the end of week 3 and thanks to twitter, announcements on regional websites and through a private social network for their......