STEAM Capacity Building course is aimed to support the development of teachers’ competences and raise their awareness in the current educational needs, challenges and trends. The programme is designed for teachers of basic education and offers a set of 4 thematic modules which will cover integrated teaching skills based on STEM & STEAM (teacher’s STEM capacities development in the classroom), competencies that teachers and educators need to effectively facilitate students' learning process, to enable them to develop those social and cognitive skills needed for successful personal development and professional career.
The course is eligible for funding
from Erasmus+ Programme
The course is addressed to:
School administration staff
Other education management staff
Participants should come from one of the European countries eligible for Erasmus+ projects.
Raise participants’ awareness of the needs of changing the education paradigm by engaging them into debate about their learning-teaching practices by sharing and exchange their own opinions and experiences
Help participants to improve everyday teaching practice by strengthening their methodological background using a holistic approach to develop key competences and transversal skills of students
Enable participants to enrich their teaching practices by using innovative tools, techniques and ways (e.g., STEAM, collaborative problem solving, etc.) to make teaching and learning more understandable, attractive and motivating
Foster innovative and critical thinking of participants by using collaborative team work
Enrich teaching and learning content and process through strengthening responsibility, balancing evaluation and learning strategies, enhancing cross-thematic approach and strengthening team work and co-operative skills of participants.
An eligible participating organization/institution must apply for a grant to the National Agency of Erasmus+ Programme in the country in which the applicant organization is established.
Applicants have to submit their grant application by 5 February 2019 at 12.00 (midday Brussels time) for projects starting between 1st June and 31st December of the same year.
National Agencies may organize a second round of applications. In that case, applicants have to submit their grant application by 4 October at 12.00 (midday Brussels time) for projects starting between 1st January and 31st May of the following year.
Epimorfotiki Kilkis is committed to assist and to support participants’ organisation during the submission phase by providing participants with the necessary information, materials and documents.