Spanish region joins iTEC as Associate Partner
For over ten years, the Extremadura region in south-west Spain has consistently promoted the use of ICT in teaching and learning. By joining iTEC as an Associate Partner, the region’s teachers will benefit further through the principle of innovation being introduced to their classroom practice. Thirty-eight Extremaduran schools will take part in the iTEC activities.
Teacher Network – Today's and tomorrow's challenges and opportunities for the teaching profession
Teachers can be the main change agents for reforms of education, provided that they are well supported and enabled to do so, according to the new Tellnet publication. The book deals with the evolving role of the teaching profession and the role of teacher networks in response to changing skills needs in society. Download the report here.
Samsung and European Schoolnet to pursue innovative research in education
European Schoolnet has announced that it will be working in partnership with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, to integrate the Samsung Smart School Solution with the Electronic Board in European Schoolnet’s Future Classroom Lab in Brussels.
Living Schools Lab to scale up best practice and to support action-based research
Starting in October 2012, Living Schools Lab is a two-year project funded by the European Commission and coordinated by European Schoolnet. It includes 12 Ministries of Education and aims to create a network of “living schools” demonstrating and showcasing a diverse range of innovative pedagogical practice involving ICT.