May 24

Using a videogame to teach people with intellectual disabilities how to use the subway system of Madrid

Posted by BaltaFM

CEIEC (Center for Research and Innovation in Knowledge Management), an Institute of Francisco de Vitoria University, and e-UCM, the e-learning researching group of the Complutense University of Madrid (Spain), are developing a research to evaluate the effectiveness of videogames for skill-learning (such as autonomous travel through the underground network) for people with severe…

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May 3

Beaconing selected within the VERTIGO program

Posted by admin

The Beaconing project was successful in being selected as one of the projects to Call-for Artists in the VERTIGO program , which promotes the collaboration of artists with R&D projects in the field of ICT. The link for applying to our project is: vertigo.starts.eu

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Apr 19

Possible link with TeSLA

Posted by sarnab75

We have recently engaged with colleagues from the H2020 funded TeSLA project at the DG Connect event in Luxembourg (March 27th, 2017). The project is very much looking at e-assessment, which could provide insights into the assessment part of what we do in Beaconing. Project information is as summarised below: The TeSLA project provides to…

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Apr 12

STEM Approaches in Romanian Schools

Posted by Marius Preda

Today, the Romanian educational system needs some new challenges and STEM approaches could revive the interest for studying science, technology, math and engineering subjects. We need to make science, technology, math and engineering education more challenging, more playful and above all more imaginative and inspiring for today’s students, the citizens of tomorrow’s world.…

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Apr 11

„THINKING AT THE EDGE”- INNOVATIVE EDUCATIONAL METHOD FOR QUALITY TRAINING OF SENSORY IMPAIRED STUDENTS

Posted by Marius Preda

Improving the quality of education is closely related to various specific key aspects of school’s profile but, improving teaching-learning-assessment aspect in Science, Chemistry, Physics, Biology at a sensory impaired student is based on a specific set of educational goals. Quality of education lies in addressing modern methods. An innovative educational method is Thinking…

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