Connecting with Schools Across Europe: eTwinning and Erasmus+ Contact Making Seminar



9-11 November, Ireland

About this event

Are you interested in a new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) tool that can connect you and your students with schools across Europe? If you are new to Erasmus + school programmes, looking for partners or are curious about how to work with other European schools, this contact making seminar is for you. “eTwinning connections in-person and beyond, eTwinning and Erasmus + in schools” will create the opportunities for schools to re-connect, build on European networks and plan future projects.

This three day event will explore eTwinning, the European Union Funded  free online platform, that supports primary and post-primary schools to find partners and work on joint projects in any curricular area.

Objectives:

  • Gain first-hand experience of using the eTwinning on the new European School Education Platform
  • Explore eTwinning as a vehicle of communication, finding partners and developing projects
  • Learn about ways of staying connected with other schools across Europe through eTwinning
  • Engage in practical application of the learning
  • Build international connections
  • Develop project concepts
  • Find partners for Erasmus+ mobility projects

Target group

This contact making seminar is ideal for:

  • Newcomers to Erasmus+ School Education projects
  • Past and current beneficiaries of Erasmus+ School Education projects (small scale partnership, KA1 and KA2)
  • Beginner and intermediate users of the eTwinning platform