INCLUDEME project instructor training event 2/12/2022

The Creative Technologies Learning Lab research team of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Thessaly (http://cttl.e-ce.uth.gr) organized instructor training on the design and deployment of learning activities that address the needs of individuals at risk of exclusion. The event was attended by 15 vocational education teachers from the 2nd Evening Vocational Lyceum of Volos. The event took place at the computer lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering on Thursday, December 1, 2022 see more
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SilverCoders instructor training event 2/12/2022

The Creative Technologies Learning Lab research team of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Thessaly (http://cttl.e-ce.uth.gr) organized instructor training on the design and deployment of interactive learning activities that build digital and programming skills among adults, particularly aged 55+. The event was attended by 15 vocational education teachers from the 2nd Evening Vocational Lyceum of Volos. The event took place at the computer lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering on Thursday, December 1, 2022 see more
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Design4Climate project multiplier event

The Regional Department of Educational Planning of Thessaly and the Creative Technologies Learning Lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Thessaly (DECE) co-organized an event on the importance of innovation skills for a green economy. The event was aimed at vocational students and teachers and was attended by 30 students of the 4th Evening Vocational High School of Volos. It took place at the DECE Computer Lab at the intersection of Sekeri and Heyden Streets in Volos on Thursday, November 24, 2022.  The event aimed to raise student awareness on environmentally responsible production practices in broad sectors and to develop innovation skills for redesigning production processes by applying green practices. Participants had the opportunity to collaborate in groups to design or redesign services and…
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Design4Climate project multiplier event 24/11/2022

The Creative Technologies Learning Lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering co-organized in collaboration with the Regional Department of Educational Planning of Thessaly an event on the importance of innovation skills for a green economy. The event was aimed at vocational students and teachers and was attended by 30 students of the 4th Evening Vocational High School of Volos. It took place at the DECE Computer Lab at the intersection of Sekeri and Heyden Streets in Volos on Thursday, November 24, 2022.  The event aimed to raise student awareness on environmentally responsible production practices in broad sectors and to develop innovation skills for redesigning production processes by applying green practices. Participants had the opportunity to collaborate in groups to design or redesign services and processes with the aim…
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Multiplier event for project ISAAC 25/10/2022

The Creative Technologies Learning Lab organized a multiplier event for project ISAAC, which aims at facilitating a smooth adaptation of students engaging in international educational mobility in their new environment abroad. The event took place on October 25, 2022 at the premises of the educational organiation Demetra. It was attended by over 70 students. The audience had the opportunity to become familiar with the guides and material developed in the context of the project targeting students, educators, and administrative staff of educational organizations that participate in international educational mobility see more
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Multiplier event for project TakeITSerious, 24/10/2022

The Educational Authorities of the area of Thessaly (PE.KE.S Thessalias) and the Creative Technologies Learning Lab co-organized a multiplier event for project TakeITSerious. the project builds awareness and skills among secondary education students on disaster management. The event took place on October 24, 2022 at the computer lab of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Thessaly. It was attended by 37 students and 3 educators from the 6th Lyceum of Volos see more
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Multiplier event project TakeITSerious 24/10/2022

Our team co-organized with the Center for Educational Regional Planning of Thessaly (PEKES Thessalias) a multiplier event on the outcomes of Erasmus+ project Take IT Serious (https://ctll.e-ce.uth.gr/index.php/tis/), which is implemented from 2020 to 2022 . The event aimed at raising awareness raising and promoting preparation of secondary schools learners and educators for protection from natural disasters. The event took place in the computer lab of DECE on October 24, 2022 and addressed secondary school students. The event was attended by 37 students and 3 teachers from the 6th Lyceum of Volos. The audience had the opportunity to use a digital educational application in the form of a learning game developed by the Creative Learning Technologies team as part of the Take It Serious project. The research project aims to promote…
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Instructor training on innovation skill development 11/10/2022

An instructor training event was organized by the University of Thessaly on October 11, 2022 in the context of Capacity Building in Higher Education Erasmus+ event ICT-INOV (http://ictinov-project.eu). The event was organized in collaboration with the Department of Civil Engineering of the Unviversity of Thessaly. It was attended by 10 instructors from academic institutions from across Europe, including Ireland, the Netherlands, Germany, and Greece. The audience was exposed to design thinking principles, specific activities that may be deployed in design thinking steps, and the ICT-INOV digital learning platform. The platform will be made available for them to use, promoting project outcomes beyond the consortium.
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ICT-INOV instructor training on gamified design thinking at Tribhuvan University Nepal, 27/7/2022

Project ICT-INOV focuses on building innovation skills in higher education in Europe and Asia. Instructor training builds capacity at participating organizations to deploy the proposed gamified design thinking approach. The 2nd instructor training event took place in the ICT-INOV lab in the Center for Energy Studies (CES), Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University on July 27, 2022. The main objective of the training was to familiarize faculty members and instructors with the ICT-INOV digital learning platform for innovation. The event was attended by 21 individuals, including faculty members, instructors, researchers, and staff at Tribhuvan University. The program started with introductory remarks from the Director of the Center for Energy Studies, Prof. Dr. Tri Ratna Bajracharya. Subsequently, the participants briefly introduced themselves. The training was delivered by Assistant Prof. Dr. Aman Shakya. The…
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