The National Conference of the project "The teacher - creator of educational software" will take place in the period 28-30 June | SIVECO Romania

The National Conference of the project "The teacher - creator of educational software" will take place in the period 28-30 June

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

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Project co-financed from the European Social Fund through the Sectorial Operational Program Human Resources Development 2007 - 2013
Priority Axis no. 1: "Education and professional training in support of economic growth and the development of the knowledge based society"
Major Field of intervention 1.3. "Human resources development in education and professional training"
Project title: The teacher - creator of educational software
Contract identification Number: POSDRU/57/1.3/S/34533

Bucharest, 22nd of June 2011

The National Conference of the project "The teacher - creator of educational software" will take place in the period 28-30 June

The results of the project "The teacher - creator of educational software", funded from structural funds, within the Sectorial Operational Program Human Resources Development 2007 - 2013, will be presented during the National Conference to be held in the period 28 - 30 June 2011, in Sinaia.

On this occasion, the teachers involved in the project will have the possibility to participate in the presentation of examples of good practice and to get informed as regards the latest novelties in the field.

"Following the project implementation, an impact study has been elaborated, whose results will be presented and disseminated within the National Conference. The training courses addressed to the target group have been well received, as the teachers expresses increased interest for producing educational software they want to use in the classroom", has stated Mrs. Simona Tănase, Project Manager within the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports.

The project, having an identification number POSDRU/57/1.3/S/34533, is implemented by the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sport, in partnership with SIVECO Romania SA and aims at carrying out and implementing a training program for 1,500 teaching staff from the pre-university education for the development of own software applications and the use of interactive teaching-learning methods.

Thus, the participating teaching staff have been encouraged and trained to conceive their own educational software applications, subsequent to graduating the training sessions that have taken place during the period October 2010 - June 2011. The graduates' projects are going to be evaluated in order to participate in the National Competition to take place in August 2011.

The project "The teacher - creator of educational software" is running in the period of September 2009 - August 2011 and contributes to the adjustment of the teaching process to the specific needs of the pupils throughout the country.