Erasmus KA1 Courses - Course Details

Project Based Schools

Date :08-14 October ,2018 - BARCELONA

Sessions in 2018

02-06 July,2018 - PRAGUE (special date and price)

08-14 October ,2018 - BARCELONA

05-11 November 2018 - ISTANBUL

Sessions in 2019

08-14 April , 2019 - PARIS
22-28 JULY ,2019 - BARCELONA

The groups of participants can choose the locations at the specified dates.

Course duration: 7 days

Course fee: 490 euro for paticipant

 Project Based Schools

 

Erasmus+ Project, eTwinning projects, itec-designing the classrooms of future with the innovative tools  etc.

The “Erasmus+ Project, eTwinning projects, itec-designing the classrooms of future with the innovative tools  etc.” training course is addressed to individuals and organizations who wish to acquire the skills for successfully accessing and managing European funds in the field of culture, education and training. The objective of the training course is to put European teachers and learning facilitators in the conditions to get familiar and to benefit of the opportunities the European Commission offers to develop learning activities at European level. The course aims to provide participants with specific knowledge, skills, tools and instruments needed to design effective project proposals which enable them to effectively manage a European Project. Participants will be supported to create the conditions, within the group, to start up European partnership networks. The course is designed to help teachers to start using Web 2.0 technologies in everyday classroom in a practical and realistic way. This course is intended for anyone with a desire to increase their proficiency in bringing technology into the classroom with the help of itec- In iTEC (Innovative Technologies for Engaging Classrooms, 2010-2014), European Schoolnet worked with education ministries, technology providers and research organisations to transform the way that technology is used in schools. The course content is not limited to teachers of a specific subject. On the contrary it is open to teachers of all subjects and levels. The aim of the course is to enable participants to use ICT tools though Web 2.0, Social Networking, Blogging, websites from a didactical perspective and enhancing language interdisciplinary inquiry through a Digital Classroom. The aim of the course is to enable participants to use activities using ICT though a methodology based on collaborative work. Web 2.0, Social Networking, Blogging and Webquests will support and enhance language interdisciplinary inquiry and the use and creation of digital teaching methodology besides the introduction to the appropriate methodology a Strategic Partnership under Erasmus+ must be implemented.

Objectives Of The Course;

•  Providing general information about ICT within various classes

•  Defining ICT usage in education with its benefits, provide teachers with practical ideas for how they can incorporate technology into their existing lessons.

•  Familiarize teachers with current Internet trends • Giving a space for exchange of experiences and good practices among people coming from different countries who work in the same field

•  Higher motivation to remain on task by working in small groups using Web 2.0;

•  Developing actively and constructively students’ involvement in the work at class;

•  Encouraging students to take the ownership of their own learning;

•  Improving teamwork by stimulating the necessary skills to start up a strategic partnership (KA2) under Erasmus+;

·         Familiarize participants on the EU funding opportunities in the context of the EU financial framework 2014-20 and understand correctly a call of proposal for funding.

·         Provide advice and guidance on how to design a proposal for education and plan a successful project so as to exploit available EU funding opportunities.

·         Provide teachers with practical ideas for how they can incorporate technology into their existing lessons.

·         Provide advice on how to manage contractual procedures effectively with the European Commission when creating an appropriate transnational project partnership.

·         Familiarize participants with basic principles in project management, like organising a time plan, monitor the project development, create and deliver project reports.

·         Organize and plan the financial and administrative aspects of the project.

·         Familiarize participants with successful dissemination/promotion and exploitation   principles of European project

•    Exchanging experiences in cooperative and collaborative learning process as long    as in creativity and innovation;

•    Sharing of best practice in teaching and learning, using ICT, enabling teachers to become confident and competent enough to create a collaborative, interactive classroom experience for their students through the use of the ICT.and how they can use eTwinning in their classrooms. eTwinning as best practice within an international setting

•    eTwinning Desktop Tools Workshop and eTwinning TwinSpace

•  KA2: How to start up and implement efficiently Strategic Partnerships under Erasmus+

•   Group Workshop: Creating real activities using ICT though cooperative work. Why KA1 and KA2 (Strategic Partnerships) under Erasmus+?

•   ICT into the classroom- Ways to implement activities within the classroom.Itec project In iTEC (Innovative Technologies for Engaging Classrooms, 2010-2014), European Schoolnet worked with education ministries, technology providers and research organisations to transform the way that technology is used in schools.-designing the classrooms of future and new educational approaches such as augmented reality,flipped classrooms and blending learning and coding with scratch.

Target group

·         All kind of teachers, trainers, educators, school administrators, etc.

Preparation

Before the course,

·  A detailed pre-course questionnaire to indicate their level of experience, teaching backgrounds and training will be completed by participants.

·  They will also prepare a presentation to reflect their own teaching method.A closed Facebook group will be created for getting know each other of all participants and to share practical information.

Validation

·   A course participation certificate will be given to all participants.

·   A Europass CV will be filled together according to the skills and competences to be gained during the course  by participants.

 Project Based Schools

 

 

Day 1

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

Getting to know each other – Presentation of participant organizations (a five-minute presentation)

Introduction of European funding programs in the field of education, training and culture.

 

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

Conference Hall

10:30-11:45

·How to obtain grants? Searching the right Call of Proposal

·Collection of relevant information for making our school more international

A local restaurant

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

Successful European partnership building

· European Project Life Cycle: From the idea to the final report.

·Developing a school policy plan

· Finding and analyzing the information on project development

 

 

 

Day 2

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

Successful European partnership building

· Elaboration of the project idea: Aims and objectives.

· Quality issues related to project planning: reporting activities and methodologies

·Creating intellectual output

·Ellaboration of the project presentation document

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

Use of Web 2.0 in our classroom

• Why and how to use Web 2.0 within the classroom

 

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

• Website- why in the classroom?

• Creating Websites with Weebly or other programme

 • Topics to be used in a website

• Introduction to basic ideas within a digital classroom

 

Conference Hall

 

Day 3

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

– Presentation of participant organizations (a five-minute presentation)

- What do we understand by Digital Classroom

• Participant presentations and sharing of mutual expectations.

 -Team building

 

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

• Advantages of bringing Web 2.0 to the school with interactive groups

• ICT into the classroom

 

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

- Ways to implement activities within the classroom

• Practical simulations

 

Conference Hall

13:30

Cultural trips

 

 

Day 4

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

- Presentation of participant organizations (a five-minute presentation)

- Introduction of  the itec-designing the furure classrooms with innovative tools

Brainstorming what will the ftıre classrooms look like?

 

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

New educational trends and approaches

Blending learning

Flipped classrooms

Augmented reality

 

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

Augmented reality

Coding with scratch

Team building and let participants design their own classrroms with teaching scenerios.

Practical simulations.

 

Conference Hall

 

 

 

 

 

Day 5

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

- Presentation of participant organizations (a five-minute presentation)

- eTwinning as best practice within an international setting

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

• eTwinning Desktop Tools Workshop and eTwinning TwinSpace

  • Best projects on eTwinning

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

-KA2: How to start up and implement efficiently -Strategic Partnerships under Erasmus+

- Priorities of the programme

- Finding partners for a KA2 project

- Working on the application form

Conference Hall

 

Day 6

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

- Presentation of participant organizations (a five-minute presentation)

- Revision and time for expanding knowledge on erasmus plus- funds Web 2.0 tools and itec eTwinning projects

 

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

Final considerations to apply in the classroom 

• Group Workshop: Creating real activities using ICT though cooperative work

 

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

  • Evaluation

Conference Hall

 

Day 7

Activities

Location

09:00-10:15

• Project presentations

  • Getting Feedback about the course and course programme

Open discussion to clarify doubts, answer queries and assist participants

Conference Hall

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30-11:45

Final discusion and conclusion

• Course Evaluation

• Certificates

• Farewell

Conference Hall

11:45-12:30

Lunch

Optional (hotel or a restaurant)

12:30-13:30

- Filling Europass CV

- Giving Europass Mobility Certificate and Participation Certificate

 

Conference Hall


 

-  If you are more than 5 participant , could you please send a mail for discussing about other date and places .

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