On 2018 September 14-17, the second meeting of partners of the Erasmus + Strategic Partnership project “HOW TO RAISE AN INVENTOR” took place in Kaunas, Lithuania. The project team meeting was held in conjunction with a training event for the teachers involved in the project.
The four-day meeting was attended by representatives of partner organizations from 4 countries: Lithuania, Latvia, Poland and the Netherlands. The partners who developed the intelligent product presented their modules, their structure and methodology. Teachers had the opportunity to test specific lessons, design engineering projects, develop knowledge of 3D design, Lego Mindstorms and Micro:bit programming, and engineering.
During the event, decisions were made on testing the intellectual product at the partner schools. Also presented was the methodology of a research to assess the quality of teaching materials and their impact on students’ interest and knowledge in STEM.
In the second year of the project, the training modules developed in the project will be made public in order to provide teachers with innovative tools for working with students in lessons and non-formal learning activities.
The meeting took place in the premises of one of the participating organizations, KTU Engineering Lyceum. The guests of the event were introduced to the engineering projects and achievements of the Lyceum students. The program of the meeting was supplemented by a sightseeing tour of Kaunas.
The project will continue until 2019. November 1.
Project grant agreement no. 2017-1-LT01-KA201-035284.
Below are some fotos from the meeting.