Highlights in this month's newsletter include an article by Stephen Howell, from Microsoft Ireland on Programming, Software Development, Computational Thinking or Coding, an article by Mathy Vanbuel from ATiT on iPro: finding the competence and skills gaps in the education and training of digital media professionals, an article by Maja Pivec from University of Applied Sciences FH JOANNEUM on Exploring Games for Learning.
Take part in a webinar open to everyone which will feature the winning entries in this year’s MEDEA Awards which are the Digital Prevention Platform and Un autre monde/Eine andere Welt. The Digital Prevention Platform, winner of the MEDEA Award for Professionally Produced Educational Media, is produced by Saffron Interactive Ltd for the Against Violence and Abuse (AVA) service in the UK which is working to end all forms of Violence Against Women and Girls.
MEDEAnet and Canon Cultuurcel from the Flemish Ministry of Education organised on 26th of November a Workshop on Use of audiovisual archive material in the class room, specially aimed at teachers special needs elementary education. This well attended workshop was introduced by Dirk Terryn from Canon Cultuurcel.