Professional Learning

Professional Learning

Beginner to advanced level members of the eTwinning network can participate in Professional Development Workshops (PDWs), eTwinning Seminars, and the Annual eTwinning Conference. PDWs bring together participants from different European countries who want to learn more about eTwinning, and develop their skills in European collaboration using ICT. Thematic seminars are held in different European countries and allow participants to network and share experiences.

Funding to support teachers’ attendance at workshops, seminars and conferences is available. See subsistence rates here.

To apply for a place at any of the events, complete the eTwinning Meetings & Training application form, submit it online, and we’ll contact you in due course. Please email ntattersall@leargas.ie if you have any queries.


eTwinning Annual Conference 2016

Theme: Digital Citizenship | 27-29 October 2016 | Athens, Greece | Agenda

Are you a teacher new to eTwinning? Would you like to learn more and perhaps find a partner school? The eTwinning Annual Conference is a great way to meet like-minded teachers from all over Europe.

Applications are now closed.

eTwinning Multilateral Seminar in Dublin 2016

Theme: Co-operation between eTwinning and Erasmus+ | 17-19 November 2016 | The Clayton Hotel, Dublin 18

Teachers from Ireland, Austria, Finland and Sweden will come together to find partner schools and develop eTwinning projects, with a view to finding out more about Erasmus+ School Education KA1 and KA2. The seminar will start at 2pm on 17 November and finish at 1pm on 19 November. The workshop fee will be covered by Léargas and includes hotel accommodation and meals. Travel subsistence will also be provided. The target audience is teachers of students aged 15-19.

Application deadline: 11 October 2016
Complete the eTwinning Meetings & Training application form to apply or email ntattersall@leargas.ie if you have queries.

eTwinning Thematic Conference 2016

Citizenship: a new ethic for the 21st Century – the contribution of eTwinning | 21-23 September | Firenze, Italy | Agenda

Target Group: School Heads, Deputies, teachers with special coordinating tasks in schools

Applications have now closed.


Future Classroom Lab

The Future Classroom Lab (FCL) is an inspirational learning environment in Brussels, challenging visitors to rethink the role of pedagogy, technology and design in their classrooms. The FCL regularly hosts training workshops and strategic seminars to develop visions for the schools of the future and strategies on how to realise these.

Developing Digital Skills in your classroom | 3-4 December 2016 | Trainer: Bart Verswijvel | Agenda to follow

Application deadline: 21 October 2016

 


Previous Opportunities:

Making learning accessible: Special Educational Needs in my classroom | Future Classroom Lab | 16-17 June 2016 | Brussels, Belgium | Agenda

eTwinning Seminar on teaching migrant children | PDW | Agenda | 21-24 May 2016 | Bonn, Germany

Collaborative Learning in eTwinning | Learning event | 15-26 May 2016

ENABLE: combating bullying, empowering young people | Online seminar | 12 May 2016

Math for every student | Learning event | 1-13 May 2016

The networked teacher | Learning event |18-29 April 2016

Increasing the quality of eTwinning projects | Learning Event | 25 April-7 May 2016

Learning Space: postcards from a journey in possibility | Learning event |14 April 2016

eSafety and Digital Skills | Learning event | 7 April 2016

Digital Competences in the Classroom | Learning event | 7 April 2016 | 

Developing an eSafe classroom | Workshop information and agenda | 22-23 February 2016 | Brussels, Belgium

Interactive classroom | Information and Agenda | 28-29 November 2015 | Brussels, Belgium

Annual eTwinning Conference | 22-24 October 2015 | Brussels, Belgium