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eTwinning conference: impressions of day 1

Curtains are up for the 2015 eTwinning annual conference! We have collected and proudly present to you the best moments of the first day! Anne Gilleran, eTwinning Senior Pedagogical Advisor, opened the plenary session by welcoming participants to Brussels “the heart of Europe where etwinning was launched” highlighted this...

Workshop: “Make it work – 10 steps to effective communication in eTwinning projects”

  Irene Pateraki has been working for the Greek National Support Service of eTwinning since 2010 organizing events, running courses, evaluating projects and offering support to the teachers. She is the moderator of the eTwinning Ambassadors Group since 2012 and the Creative Classroom Group since 2008 and has run...

Workshop: “Virtual worlds and gamification in eTwinning projects”

Harald Jacob was born in Halle-Saale in 1967, he lives in Trier and he is a teacher of German, History and Spanish at Gymnasium Saarburg. He works as a teacher trainer for Pädagogisches Landesinstitut Rhineland- Palatinate since 2009. His focus of work are: use of social communities in education, media literacy, creative use of...

Workshop: “Using tablets in eTwinning projects”

Petra Bohackova was born 39 years before first commercially successful tablet had been made. She teaches Physics and English at elementary school of Dr. Beneš in Prague, Czech republic. She also works as an eTwinning Ambassador. She tries to implement tablets in her lessons and eTwinning projects. She was a...

Workshop: “Project design for effective integration in European projects”

  Valentina Cuadrado Marcos is an English teacher. She won five times the eTwinning National Award and once the eTwinning European Award.         Lourdes Gozalo Arranz is a Spanish National Support Service member.     Do you want to know more about them? Don’t miss their workshop “Project design for effective integration...

Let’s meet Annette Westerop and Ignacio Casado, two eTwinning speaker

As you know, next week the eTwinning Conference will take place in Brussels. We are now going to introduce you two of our speaker, Annette Westerop and Ignacio Casado.   Annette Westerop is member of the Spanish NSS since 2013. Before a Primary School English teacher she was also teaching various Subjects in...