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Short-Term Staff Training (C1) for the CodeSkills4Robotics project!

🤖 The short-term staff training (C1) of the European Erasmus+ SCHOOL project “CodeSkills4Robotic: Promoting Coding & STEM Skills through Robotics: Supporting Primary Schools to Develop Inclusive Digital Strategies for All” was held online between the 5th and 9th of October and was completed with great success! The participants had the opportunity to learn how to build and programme robots, be prepared to apply educational scenarios and get familiar with the eLearning platform functionalities❗
✅The training included a brief overview of the project’s purpose and aims and also an introduction to the e-learning platform (http://codeskills4robotics.iit.demokritos.gr/) designed by Yannis Papagerasimou, representing N.C.S.R. Demokritos.
✅On behalf of Emphasys Centre, Nicholas Moudouros presented the 1st Module of CodeSkills4Robotics: “Develop Basic STEM Skills and Programming”. Valandis Kefalis, representing N.C.S.R. “Demokritos presented the first part of Module 2: “Building and Programming Small Robots”.
✅The presentation of the educational scenarios (History, Space, Environmental and Music Scenarios), as part of the 2nd part of Module 2, was delivered by Kostas Katsios on behalf of the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary School Education of Crete and Hellenic Mediterranean University and Dan Jonsson and Jonas Andersson on behalf of Halsingland Education Association.
✅The TOOLKIT, which includes all the essential elements for the successful implementation of the programme in primary schools and educational centres and the creation of DIGITALSKILLSCLUBS, was presented by Areti Vouraki on behalf of the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary School Education of Crete.
👉At the end of the training, the consortium discussed the next steps of the project and more specifically about the pilot testing of the programme which will be organised in Cyprus, Greece and Sweeden soon!
👏A big thank you to our Coordinator NCSR “DEMOKRITOS” (GR), as well as our other partners Ελληνικό Μεσογειακό Πανεπιστήμιο – Hellenic Mediterranean University (GR), the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary School Education of Crete (GR), the Lifelong Learning Platform (BE) and Hälsinglands Utbildningsförbund (SE) for the great cooperation!
ℹ️ For more information about our project, check out our website: http://codeskills4robotics.eu

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