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
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Social Hackathon Umbria 2019 (#SHU2019) is an international contest for the co-creation of digital solutions with a positive impact for the environment, which will take place from the 4th to…Continue
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Labor market, digital skills, spirit of initiative and entrepreneurship. These are the themes of Social Hackathon Umbria (SHU). The third edition of the digital marathon, together with many collateral events, has invaded Foligno from 5 to 8 July 2018, bringing experts, tech lovers and innovation enthusiasts from all over…Continue
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The Erasmus+ project ENtrepreneurial GAmes for Growing Europeans – EN.GA.G.E contributes to rethink education by fostering the entrepreneurial transversal skills and entrepreneurial culture with the help of digital games.
The 1st EN.GA.G.E. International Conference and Competition will…Continue
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The first edition of “Expo ASL Cultura”, organized by the Association “Study Centre City of Foligno”, ended with great success. This exhibition of good practices of Alternanza Scuola Lavoro (the work-based learning activities that secondary school students have to carry out as a mandatory part of their studies) brought to Foligno twenty…Continue
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Juniors hackers involved in the four-day marathon for the development of creative digital projects proposed by experienced hackers who responded to the three challenges for the digital valorization of cultural heritage of Foligno Municipality.
More than 70 hackers took part in the second edition of the…Continue
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The European Commission calls for a change across all forms of education. The promotion of the entrepreneurial culture among institutions, teachers and students is one of the key challenge.
The Erasmus+ project ENtrepreneurial GAmes for Growing Europeans - EN.GA.G.E (2017-1-IT02-KA201-03694) contributes to rethink education by fostering the entrepreneurial transversal skills with the help of digital games.
EN.GA.G.E kick-off Meeting took place last 24-25 October 2017 in Italy,…Continue
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We have a brand new website, we have formally joined the …Continue
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Are you working or volunteering as a Youth Worker?
Would you like to increase the impact of your…Continue
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In October this year the Social Innovation Centre launched a new Erasmus+ project “Development and promotion of social business within youth sector”. The main aim of the project is to facilitate youth proactivity in the social entrepreneurship field as well as mechanisms to support it.
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"RefugeesIN offers innovative adult learning opportunities for social inclusion through critical analysis of European cinema and documentary film making focused on inspiring refugees' life stories". This is the vision of the project agreed last week in Ljublijana by the European partners…Continue
The Association Study Centre City of Foligno, in collaboration with the European Grants International Academy, is launching new Erasmus+ KA1 courses for school teachers and adult education trainers for the year 2017. Here below, you can find more information about the Erasmus+ KA1 Course "Museater and Augmented Cultural Heritage"
The course aims to provide the theoretical expertise, operating methods and innovative design tools for digital enhancement of heritage, as well as…Continue
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The Association Study Centre City of Foligno, in collaboration with the European Grants International Academy, is launching new Erasmus+ KA1 courses for school teachers and adult education trainers for the year 2017. Here below, you can find more information about the Erasmus+ KA1 Course "Digital Tools for Students with Special Needs"
Video art therapy, 3D drawing, puzzle of the Self, paINTeraction system are some of the topics covered by this course focused on the active…Continue
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The Association Study Center City of Foligno is ready to start with the implementation of a new amazing Erasmus+ project entitled "RefugeesIn - Cinema for Refugees Social Inclusion".
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Non-profit associations, hackers and educators involved during the three-day marathon for the development of digital projects.
More than 50 young hackers and different non-profit organisations from all over Italy took part in the Social Umbria Hackathon (website only in…Continue
During the last two years, I have cooperated in the implementation of an Erasmus+ project for the online training of High-school students on topics related to business culture and startup.
The "Transnational Business Groups" project has reached its final stage and, together with the other members of the consortium, we are inviting different…
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There's no doubt... the main focus of the GetOnlineWeek2016 in Foligno was on eSkills for Jobs!
One week full of events targeted to NEETs, high-school students and representatives from the educational institutions of the whole Umbria Region, where the Association Study Centre "City of Foligno" is located and operates for the promotion of the…Continue
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We are organizing a Social Hackathon in Umbria for summer 2016. Would you like to be part of it?
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