Information and communication technology (ICT) allow members of the growing elderly population to remain independent for longer. However, while technology becomes more accessible due to lower prices and better awareness, an age-related underutilization of technology remains.
New technologies have also thrived over the past decade, such as artificial intelligence, Internet of Things and mobile applications, to name a few. These will drive a big change in our daily lives over the coming…Continue
Added by Matthew Borg on July 22, 2020 at 13:30 — No Comments
On the 29th of May, 2020, a licence agreement was signed to open ECCC representation in Bangladore, India. It is to promote digital education and implement DigComp in this country. The first trainings have started for the staff to implement also the ECCC digital competence examinations, based on the DigComp framework.
Added by Małgorzata Przewożniak on June 30, 2020 at 22:00 — No Comments
The results of our "e-Teaching" project exceeded our expectations. The project to solve teachers and parents' difficulties with online teaching of pupils met great interest. Till today above 114 thousand people visited the project website, almost 4400 people participated in the online training and 2726 finished it and received certificates. The project effectively supports teachers in efficient online teching process and parents in supporting their children in online learning.…Continue
Added by Małgorzata Przewożniak on June 30, 2020 at 21:30 — No Comments
The role of the librarian in the digital age has greatly changed when libraries next to the books were equipped with computers, audio books, software for creativity, etc. All these changes demanded digital literacy skills for librarians first of all. In the past 15 years it has become a rule to consult with the librarian not only about literature but ask questions and advice re e.services or PC usage. For this reason, LLL by Lithuanian librarians has become crucially important and…Continue
Added by Simona on June 29, 2020 at 11:00 — No Comments
The DigiEduHack 2020 edition has been launched and interested organizations can register to become hosting venues of online hackathons, physical hackathons or blended models! The next series of Digital Education Hackathons will take place 12-13 November 2020.
The DigiEduHack 2020 is the annual meeting point for educational stakeholders of all background to meet and co-create the future of education. Part of the European…Continue
Added by Altheo Valentini on June 28, 2020 at 16:35 — No Comments
Are you providing STE(A)M activities in formal and non-formal education?
Are you a STE(A)M educator or teacher who would like to share your activities and expertise?
Do you want to be involved in the European project STEAMonEdu?
Added by Ekaterina Clifford on June 24, 2020 at 18:52 — No Comments
During the lockdown period in Cyprus, which started on March 16th, the Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) and the ECDL Cyprus personnel continued working remotely from their homes.
Immediately to the lockdown period, free of charge distance learning sessions were introduced with the support of our members. These were offered to trainers, educators and the general public in order to support them to their personal development. To date, more than 20 sessions have been offered to…Continue
Added by Toumazis Toumazi on May 22, 2020 at 9:00 — No Comments
This year, due to the COVID-19 situation, CTC Rijeka had to cancel most of the face-to-face All Digital Week workshops, and this also reflected on all of the partner organizations that CTC Rijeka coordinates during the All Digital Week. However, our partner organizations and we decided to transfer some of the activities in the online environment to at least in some way participate in the ALL DIGITAL Week.…Continue
Added by Ivan Periša on May 20, 2020 at 13:30 — No Comments
Catalan Punt TIC Network offers services specially designed to deal with this situation.
Added by VICTORIA SANZ on May 5, 2020 at 12:30 — No Comments
What was the primary goal of this project?
To offer a platform for public servants to test and improve their digital skills. These competences are crucial when high quality digital services are needed (especially in times like the COVID-19 pandemic).
Why was such platform needed?
Added by Simona on May 5, 2020 at 11:53 — No Comments
The Fondazione Mondo Digitale participated in the 2020 edition of the All Digital Week involving over 1.000 participants who took part in the initiatives carried out in collaboration with important partners, organizations and ICT companies such as Google, Microsoft,…Continue
Added by Francesca Meini on May 4, 2020 at 15:00 — No Comments
Coronavirus has affected the educational process worldwide, which resulted in various adult training courses interruptions. However, the need to acquire knowledge has not disappeared, therefore Connected Lithuania training courses have been moved online, where its benefits can be discovered by people who spend time at home. Online shopping, online banking, and online payments have become especially popular recently. According to the estimates of the project…Continue
Added by Simona on May 4, 2020 at 11:00 — No Comments
The first week of the free online training course on the FLOSS culture and open source tools organized by the Association Centro Studi Città di Foligno (CSF) as part of the European project Open-AE, funded by the European Erasmus programme, has just ended successfully. The project aims to promote access and learning through the use of open educational resources (OER). The aim is to promote Open Source technologies in the non-formal education sector to strengthen the training and professional…Continue
Added by Luca Pagliaricci on May 1, 2020 at 17:44 — No Comments
While we wait for official data and statistics from DESI, the Digital Economy and Society Index of the European Commission, we can all easily agree that two main issues will arise from this pandemic which will radically affect the way in which we deliver education in the post-COVID era. (1) The failure of the actual Internet infrastructure to accommodate the higher demand…Continue
Added by Altheo Valentini on April 23, 2020 at 17:34 — No Comments
As in many countries, also in Poland, schools are closed because of coronavirus. To continue education the schools started online teaching what unfortunately met many difficulties because of not enough teachers' experience in online teaching. To support teachers in their work ECCC Foundation started a Distance Teaching project by giving them instructions, tools and finally a test. The project, currently supported by province schools supervising authorities, radio and TV, met with great…Continue
Added by Małgorzata Przewożniak on April 20, 2020 at 10:48 — No Comments
On the 1st of April, 2020, a licence agreement was signed to open ECCC representation in Limassol, Cyprus, and to implement the ECCC digital competence validation standard in this country together with Cyprus partners.
This is another country in which an ECCC digital competence validation is established to promote digital education and provide digital competence examinations of citizens, based on the DigComp framework.
Added by Małgorzata Przewożniak on April 20, 2020 at 10:27 — No Comments
This year, for the 11th time, Langas I ateiti coordinated All Digital Week activities in Lithuania. However, it was the first time we had to organize the initiative online only, and it was a great risk to miss the campaign due to Coronavirus restrictions. But we tried our best and together with partners achieved our goal to organize a campaign, which encouraged people to use the internet and discover how many different activities are offered online. A lot of…Continue
Added by Simona on April 7, 2020 at 13:30 — No Comments
AUPEX: FOLK-HIGH-SCHOOL ASSOCIATION OF EXTREMADURA for the second time was the regional partner for ALL DIGITAL Week.
This year, due to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) crisis, AUPEX has contributed to the #alldigitalweek by adjusting the originally planned activities, modifying some of the actions to an online version and creating new ones that can be developed by only using the Internet.
Added by Gema Parrado León on April 1, 2020 at 11:30 — No Comments
On 29th of January, 2020, a partnership agreement was signed to open ECCC office in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and to implement the ECCC standard in this country together with Bosnian and Herzegovinian partners.
This is another country, after Serbia, Croatia and Kosovo, in which an ECCC digital competence validation standard is established to develop digital education and provide digital competence validation of citizens, based on the DigComp framework.
Added by Małgorzata Przewożniak on February 24, 2020 at 16:00 — No Comments
Mapping good practices for Digital Inclusion in Europe - how we are doing it, what you can get from it - Book your spot at MEDICI project WEBINAR Series :“EU priorities and the significance of Medici Project” Thursday 20th February @12.00 CET
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