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Staff Training Event- November 2018:

The third and final short term joint staff training event will be held in November 2018 at Sissa Medialab In Trieste, Italy.  Stay tuned for more information!

Second Transnational Meeting- September 2018:

The second transnational meeting will be hosted by Hiša eksperimentov in Slovenia on the 6th and 7th of September 2018.During the meeting, partners will be discussing the way forward on how to research output and the training provided can now be applied to produced the open education resources of the project. Stay tuned for more information!

Research Output

Project partners will be working together to develop a research study which focuses on the project’s main aims- it will thus include VET and VET subjects, policies, statistics, skills, skills gap and careers. Keep an eye out on the project’s resource page for a copy of the study!

Staff Training Event- June 2018:

Members of staff from the six organisations will be flying to Glasgow Science Centre in June 2018 for a short term job shadowing experience. The week long agenda will include a tour of My World of Work! exhibition, sessions on how to develop outputs to engage with disengaged groups through science centers and what they have to offer, how to develop workshops to inspire and challenge students to take up STEAM-related careers and  how to work closely with Industry Experts to see how collaborations between science centres and industry can encourage uptake of STEM subjects.

Staff Training Event- March 2018:

The first short-term joint staff training activity will be organised by Sissa Medialab. The training will focus on science communication and how to include science and society, gender and social inclusion when developing activities aimed to empower students and visitors and how such issues need to be kept in mind when developing the intellectual outputs of the project. Attendees will also have the opportunity to get first hand experience of what it means to organise a science café and exchange good practices on how to develop science shows and workshops to communicate science in a different way to engage more students during the multiplier events being organised as part of the project.

First Transnational Meeting- November 2017:

The launching workshop/first transnational meeting will be held in Malta and will be used to form stronger ties between the partner organisations, to discuss the preset objectives of the project, the implementation of activities to take place, and how they will feed the creation of the open education resources.