Author: Anna Ferrarons

Evaluation of the 1st Year InventEUrs meeting, Perugia, Italy

InventEUrs project (www.inventeurs.eu) , coordinated by UdigitalEdu, has reached its half of the project lifetime by attending to the 3rd project meeting held in the partner facilities of University of Perugia, Italy from the 19 to the 21st of February 2018.   Overall, the meeting goals were achieved: final children projects has been finished and can be seen at the InventEUrs scratch studio (https://scratch.mit.edu/studios/4443203/ ), the results of the first year of the project were evaluated, a draft of the project platform was presented and some partners were filmed to be included in the MOOC.     Moreover, the consortium…

SEDIN KICK-OFF MEETING, Athens , Greece

On the 1st and 2nd of February 2018, UdigitalEdu attended to the kick-off meeting of a new project co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme (KA3 – Social Inclusion) through the Education, Culture and Audiovisual Executive Agency (EACEA) of the European Commission.     The project called “SEDIN: Creative methods for successful inclusion in multicultural schools” is coordinated by Action Synergy SL, from Greece and is composed by seven countries: Greece, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Belgium, Ireland, Bulgaria from nine different organizations.   The project aims to promote the use of the Montessori and Creative Learning methods in order to promote social inclusion…

Presenting InventEUrs at #Scratch2017BDX

Our Spanish team went to Bordeaux (France) to present the project InventEUrs at the European Scratch Conference 2017 (#Scratch2017BDX), 18-21 July. The Scratch Conference is a unique opportunity to meet other Scratch educators and learn best practices about programming languages and environment for children as well as the perfect place to learn about technologies for creative learning. This year the conference was special because it was the 10th anniversary of Scratch and the 50th anniversary of LOGO.   Our contribution was a short talk on Thursday 20th. We explained both Inventors4Change and InventEUrs, and we had the opportunity to exchange…

InventEUrs, un projecte per a convertir els infants en agents del canvi de les seves comunitats

La Universitat de Girona ha donat el tret de sortida a InventEUrs – Fostering invention-based collaborative learning for social change (I4EU), un projecte amb finançament europeu liderat pel clúster de grups de recerca UdiGitalEdu. El consorci de socis està integrat per l’escola Veïnat de Salt, el Liceul Tehnologic Constantin Ianculescu (Cracea, Romania),  University of Perugia (Perugia, Itàlia), la London South Bank University (Londres, Anglaterra) i l’Instituto d’Istruzione Superiore “G.Giovagnoli” (Perugia, Itàlia).   La finalitat del projecte és adaptar i millorar el programa Inventors4Change que, durant els últims tres anys, s’ha centrat a promoure les connexions entre infants de comunitats desavantatjades…