Posts Tagged ‘prize ceremony’

10 years eTwinning: It’s a wrap!

Time flies! The past 12 months we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the eTwinning community of schools on various occasions both online and offline and now – right before the Christmas break– we would like to look back at the highlights of 2015 and thank our contributors! 2015 was...

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...

etwinautas en las ciudades (in)visibles / etwinauts in the (in)visible cities (age category 16 – 19 winner)

In Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities novel, Marco Polo describes various cities through some of their objects to Kublai Khan. The two characters communicate using each their own language, which leaves room for different understanding of the descriptions. In this modern, real-world version of the dialogues between the explorer and...

powerfulnaturekingdom.et (age category 4-11 winner)

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better” – Albert Einstein. This was the goal of the project powerfulnaturekingdom.et (age category 4-11 winner): to look, observe, analyse and understand how important nature is in our lives. Let’s have a look deep into the nature of the...

Physical awareness 13-14 (age category 16-19 runner-up)

Physical Awareness 13-14 (age category 16-19 runner-up) is a best practice example of how lessons can be taught and learned beyond the classroom. Let’s climb on new methods of associating STEM subjects to real-life situations! The project examined the link between the laws of physical science and how the...

Interesteen: An on-line MAGAZINE for cultural exchanges (age category 12-15 Runner-up)

What are the qualities a journalist develops at work? Collaboration, language learning, intercultural dialogue, meaningful use of ICT, development of critical thinking. Students from various European countries became hatching journalists and created a collaborative e-magazine to showcase cultural similarities and differences among their countries. Let’s see what their scoop was!...

Art Connects Us: Best Project European Prize award and age category 4 -11 Runner-up

You don’t have to be an art teacher to bring your students in contact with art! The “Art connects Us” project (Best Project Award and European Prize age category 4 -11 Runner-up), combined subjects across the curriculum to spark pupils’ interest in art and let them unfold their creativity! So how did this happen?...