Mar 2

Treasure hunt game: round two

Posted by Massimiliano Cazzaniga

A new adventure is waiting for the Milan's Beaconing treasure hunters. Another location-based challenge is coming! This time it will be organized during the “International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking” ( on June 26th. New Points of Interest and clues will be placed throughout the city. New contents for quizzes and…

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Feb 28

“Beaconing Save the World” in Targoviste

Posted by admin

On February 10th the Beaconing consortium organised a game-based event which took place in 16 European countries and one from Asia, as following: Ankara, Barcelona, Bremen, Coventry, Haywards Heathm, Lyon, Madrid, Marseille, Milan, Mountreuil, Paris, Porto, Singapore, Strasbourg, Targoviste, Toulouse and Vila Real. In Targoviste, in order to complete the game, the players…

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Feb 8

Mr. Thillay from French ministry of education presented the new roadmap for schools in France at the Beaconing GA

Posted by Jannicke Baalsrud Hauge

On the last day of the Beaconing General Assembly, Mr. Thillay from the French Ministry of Education presented the new roadmap for the French education including the reform oof the lycées and the Baccalaureate and the vocational training. This initiative includes tenders for developing new digital material and solutions. A part of it…

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Feb 7

Experiments with teachers in training to test a game to raise awareness against cyberbullying

Posted by Cristina Alonso

As part of the validation and improvement process of the Analytics System, a series of experiments have been conducted with teachers and teachers in training testing a serious game. The experiments aimed to validate both the game and the xAPI based Analytics System with future teachers and show them how games can be…

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Dec 22

STEM Education

Posted by Marius Preda

When I heard for the first time the word STEM education I automatically thought of stem cells, those cells that have the remarkable potential to develop into many different cell types in the body during early life and growth, but I learned it’s an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.…

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