Second meeting of experts within ‘ICTs in Primary Education’ project

On 26-28 April 2012 in Bratislava, the Slovak Republic, IITE held the second expert meeting within its “ICTs in Primary Education” project.

The “ICTs in Primary Education” project launched by IITE in 2011 aims to facilitate the policy dialogue and build foundation for effective primary education by means of ICTs.

The meeting programme included summing up the results of project development, finalization of the analytical report prepared during the first stage of the project and discussion of implementation plan for the project second stage. The participants of the meeting also visited innovative primary and pre-primary institutions of Bratislava.

During the second stage the project will focus on practical issues of ICT use in primary education. It is planned to identify the potential of ICTs used in learning process, organization, management process, teachers’ professional development. A rich collection of the best practices from the various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds of the project sample schools will be accumulated and presented in the upcoming report.