Registration of the teaching staff to participate in the project "The teacher - creator of educational software" has started | SIVECO Romania

Registration of the teaching staff to participate in the project "The teacher - creator of educational software" has started

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Invest in people!
EUROPEAN SOCIAL FUND
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 no. 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

Registration to these free courses is open until 01.08.2010 on the portal http://profesorulcreator.siveco.ro

Bucharest, 13th of July 2010 - The educational project "The teacher - creator of educational software" having as beneficiary the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports and SIVECO Romania SA as partner, is on its way!

The project's objective consists in elaborating and implementing of a lifelong training for 1,500 teaching staff from pre-university education, in order to develop the competences regarding carrying out their own educational software applications and improving the ability to use teaching-learning interactive methods.

Registration of the teaching staff in view of the selection of those to benefit from the training program "DESIGNING EDUCATIONAL SOFTWARE", developed within the project, will be performed on the project?s portal: http://profesorulcreator.siveco.ro, until the date of 01.08.2010, while the selection results will be announced by 31.08.2010.

The courses will start in October 2010, will take 89 hours and are free of charge.

The persons wishing to register in this program have to fulfill the following conditions: to be teachers in a pre-university education unit, to possess good computers skills, (proved through diplomas, certificates or acknowledgements), to have innovative spirit and teaching experience. Participation of young graduates, of women and teaching staff working in rural areas will be encouraged in particular.

The graduates of the training program to be supported by 80 trainers will receive professional certificates bearing transferable credits (25) and diplomas to provide them with the status of educational software creator.

By using educational software applications in the classroom, developed by teachers in collaboration with pupils who are passionate about informatics, the pupils' interest for study increases, computer skills are developed, while the understanding of phenomena is better facilitated.

The project carried out within the partnership between the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports and SIVECO Romania SA, contributes to reaching the objectives specific to Priority Axis no. 1 of POS DRU 2007-2013, through improving access to education, quality and modern lifelong training.