Published book with two documents from sySTEAM project

In order to enhance dissemination of the project knowledge, Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation published book which contains two documents developed by same organisation under sySTEAM project activities: State of the Art of STEM Technologies with Applications in the Classroom and Guidelines for Adopting Technologies in School. You may access internet version of publication … Read morePublished book with two documents from sySTEAM project

7 Questions to Ask When You Start Integrating Subjects

The world around us is complex, rich and unpredictable and we need to create new learning journeys that help our children to develop the necessary attitudes and skills to successfully navigate in those conditions. Integration of subjects and moving towards a more holistic approach of teaching and learning has been something that has been an … Read more7 Questions to Ask When You Start Integrating Subjects

Vilniaus Žemynos Gymnasium Spreads Sustainability Virus Globally

Vilniaus Žemynos gymnasium is a member of the organisations which promote and foster the ideas of environmental issues; an associated member of UNESCO schools, a member of The Baltic sea project, LTCP. Joining sySTEAM project allowed to reflect upon existing practices and develop new initiatives, which afterwards were presented in international Environmental development conference organised … Read moreVilniaus Žemynos Gymnasium Spreads Sustainability Virus Globally

The time for easy solutions in education is over: personal success story

Bring young people to teach – check, Integration of subjects – check, more lifelike learning – check, more practical experiments – check – This list could go on and still we could discuss about whether there are enough of those elements in the educational system? I would draw a parallel to nature – There is … Read moreThe time for easy solutions in education is over: personal success story

Interdisciplinary Globalizing Work at Virolai School in Barcelona: Barcelona, a Smarter City

The participation of Virolai School in the sySTEAM project, supported by the Erasmus+ European Program has allowed us the opportunity to implement a project integrating a lot of subjects. Through the methodology of Project Based Learning and the cooperative work the students reached the significant learning. Barcelona is a city that is struggling to be … Read moreInterdisciplinary Globalizing Work at Virolai School in Barcelona: Barcelona, a Smarter City

It takes a village to raise a child: one question and five steps for increasing the cooperation between your school and businesses / NGOs

For supporting all-round growth of youth and the development of their key competences for lifelong learning, schools are not alone. Various organisations are looking for ways to contribute. Schools as the principal hosts of young people’s learning process can harness that will and openness to build relationships and cooperation that makes a difference for their … Read moreIt takes a village to raise a child: one question and five steps for increasing the cooperation between your school and businesses / NGOs

Top 8 reasons why innovations in education fail

The world is searching how to improve student achievements, but only some succeed. One size fits all solution might not exist, but there are definitely some common characteristics which do not help to seek better quality through implementation of innovative solutions. These factors are not exclusive only to education. They occur in different sectors, but … Read moreTop 8 reasons why innovations in education fail