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ODS partner BG/BRG Schwechat started the new “ODS school year” with a focus on competence-based science teaching with the use of iPads. The video – presenting the didactic concept – can be accessed below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ulvnMBVkDPA Educational materials on the topic are available on the ODS Portal, so don’t hesitate to join the Teaching&Learning with iPADs… » read more

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A new ODS paper has been accepted at the 6th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation – ICERI 2013. The event will be held in November (18-20)in Seville, Spain. The paper discusses the Open Discovery Space portal in the context on analyzing the barriers against the use, production and reuse of Open Educational Resources… » read more

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Open Discovery Space teamed up with 3 other, highly reputable, European projects to organise a special event in Budapest on 19-21 October 2013 at the EDEN Synergy Workshop – Transnational Learning Forum for Exchanging Practices and Ideas. The aim of the Workshop is to facilitate the collective development of new, feasible ideas and plans, the… » read more

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Open Discovery Space was presented at the “Learning Innovations and Quality (LINQ) 2013” conference at the prestigious location of the Global Headquarters of the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Rome. A variety of prominent figures important to the fields of technology-enhanced learning, open educational resources, and vocational education in Europe and worldwide… » read more

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When Gaydo and Agios Spiridonas Nicosia started a Open Discovery Space inspired collaborative project using folk songs and poems to learn about Byzantine Border Protectors little did either school know that they were about to change the educational experience of one little girl on a depopulated rural island in Greece. But this is exactly what… » read more

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LINQ 2013 Conference

LINQ is the leading annual European conference for Learning Innovations and Learning Quality. This year the conference will take place on the 13th and 14th of May in Rome, Italy and its motto will be “Innovations and Quality: The Future of Digital Resources“. LINQ will facilitate the exchange of ideas and experiences between experts, practitioners… » read more

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In order to meet the demands of a continuously increasing number of students who want to access online learning courses from their personal computers or PDAs, Fashion Retail Academy upgraded its wireless internet network. Approximately 1.000 web-connected devices at any one time can be supported by the new wi-fi system, which enables 700 pupils to… » read more

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