Monthly Archive for November, 2011

eTwinning Back to School Campaign Competition Update

Have you registered an eTwinning project during this scholastic year (September – November 2011) ?  The eTwinning Back to School Competion is drawing to a close!  The first 50 teachers who registered or joined a project between September 2011 – November 2011 will be receiving an eTwinning Desk Clock.  All schools whose teachers have registered or joined a project in this same timeframe will be automatically eligible to take part in  a lottery which will enable them to win a digital video camera (for the school).   By deadline (30th November 2011), projects must have been accepted by the partners and approved by the National Support Service in order to qualify.  Below you can find the updated list as at 21st Novmber 2011:

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eTwinning Learning Event for School Leaders

eTwinning is organising an online Learning Event  targeted at School Leaders.  This event is specifically for those who hold a management role in their school as School Head Teacher, Deputy Head or Department Head. It will explore how to introduce eTwinning, how to support teachers in their eTwinning work, and the benefits that eTwinning can bring to your school.

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eTwinning Seminar: Animation for Education

  As part of the eTwinning Back to School Campaign, the eTwinning National Support Service is organising the seminar, Animation for Education.  This seminar is aimed at teachers across all teaching grades who wish to learn more about the use of simple Web 2.0 tools, focusing on the creation of online avatars, digital comics and simple animations.  The first seminar, scheduled for Wednesday, 7th December 2011, was fully booked within a few days.  For this reason, the eTwinning National Support Service will be repeating the same seminar on Wednesday, 14th December 2011, for those who did not manage to book in for the first seminar on the 7th.

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