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Last call! Third and final edition of the MOOC course for teachers

Third and final edition of the MOOC course about the theoretical framework of digital competence and the use of the CRISS platform has been launched. The main purpose is that teachers learn to work digital competence in the classroom and they can therefore achieve one of the eight key competences stablished by the European Commission: [...]

April 2nd, 2019|News|

Education World Forum (EWF): The latest in educational innovation

The latest in educational innovation was presented and discussed at the end of January during the World Education Forum (EWF) held in London. There, education experts unveiled the most innovative trends in educational policies. Digitization, a pending issue for most countries, was one of the central issues. In this post we delve into what the [...]

February 6th, 2019|edtech, News|

How to get students used to remote work

Remote working can be a good way of working, and it is being used by lots of companies nowadays; that is why it is interesting to get our students used to this new work model that will grow over the years. As of now, about 27% of companies have employees who perform at least half [...]

December 12th, 2018|News|

CRISS events at the annual CARNET users conference (CUC)

CARNET featured three successful CRISS events at the annual CARNET users conference (CUC) which was held in Šibenik, CROATIA, last week (21 – 23 November 2018). On Tuesday, November 21st, there was not enough room for all of those who wanted to attend the CrissH2020 platform workshop at the CARNET users conference, brilliantly led by [...]

November 28th, 2018|News|

How to correctly use email in the classroom

Sending emails is an excellent ally for communications in educational centres such as schools and institutes. E-mail is a customizable, fast, economic and effective communication channel, that you can communicate with students, among students, teachers, parents, guardians, managers and others. Sending informative emails to parents and students It is important to make correct use of [...]

November 8th, 2018|News|

New free online course: Digital competence for teachers

The European Commission has established that digital competence is one of the eight key competencies that any youngster must acquire before finalizing the mandatory education. Today the first edition of the CRISS MOOC course is launched. With this course, any teacher will learn to work digital competence in the classroom. Access to the MOOC course [...]

October 29th, 2018|Digital skills, edtech, News|

Uses of Virtual Reality in Education

Virtual reality (VR) has entered the world of education through the big door creating new resources to teach and learn. Students absorb information much better if they enter a 3D environment that makes everything more fun, exciting and enjoyable. Virtual reality allows you to explore, travel without leaving the classroom, visit what you want to [...]

October 17th, 2018|News|

Join the CRISSH2020 pilot!

In this new school year, which promises to come packed with new features, you will have the opportunity to develop the digital skills of your students. One of the most important ones is the possibility for your educational centre or school to sign up to the CRISSH2020 project for certificating your students' digital competences. Joining [...]

September 20th, 2018|News|

The right digital skills for your expected career: Compass Digital Skills

From CRISS we would like to introduce another European project related to Education and Digital Skills, Compass project. Digital Skills for entering the job market: Booking a flight, creating an online resume, dealing with controversial on-line contents, sharing documents with your colleagues, protecting your accounts from hackers: these are daily matters for an ever-growing number of [...]

September 13th, 2018|News|