Posts Tagged ‘teachers’

UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers

Image: Shutterstock/Viktoria Kazakova_jpeg Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) have been playing an increasingly significant role in education during the last years. There is a set of abilities that students need to develop in order to succeed in the information age. These abilities, defined as 21st century skills, are: critical...

New possibilities of Erasmus+ program in teachers’ vocational education

The United school in Martin, in the Slovak Republic and the Secondary School of Engineering in Chrudim, Czech Republic, have prepared the Etwinning project “Training Young Specialists Together”. The objective of the project is to increase the quality and attractiveness of technical education in the regions where partner schools...

Teachers and Personal Promotion

It is quite difficult to find the words “personal promotion” and “teacher” together in a same line. Teachers are mostly humble, idealistic, hardworking people, always ready to help and to give some good advice, full of understanding, support, warmth… but to think about personal promotion … noooo. In a...

The impact of the National Teacher Programmes (training week) organised since 9 years, by the Hungarian physics teachers at CERN

Most of you may know that the popularity of natural sciences and techniques and the interest in those fields in schools have declined worldwide from year to year. This may affect many companies in the technical field, making difficult to ensure their well-qualified human resources in the future. Not...