The International Conference “Open Learning Generations: Closing the gap from generation Y to the mature lifelong learners” organized by the European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN) was held on June 6-9, 2012 in Porto, Portugal. Read more IITE at EDEN-2012 Conference
News: IITE and partners in action
On 15 May 2012 the Open University of Skolkovo and the Moscow Technological Institute held YEES 2012 (Your Education Enables Success), organized in cooperation with Cisco Company at the Moscow Polytechnic Museum. Dedicated to issues of modern education, the forum was held in Moscow for the third consecutive year and became a platform for discussions and sharing experiences, presentation of best practices in the sphere of education, research business and innovative educational technologies. Read more IITE took part in the Forum YEES-2012
On invitation of the Department of social protection for Moscow City population, IITE took part in the 4th Moscow Government International Conference “Equal rights – equal opportunities” on May 10-11, 2012. Read more IITE participated in the 4th Moscow Government International Conference “Equal rights – equal opportunities”
An International Forum “Topical Issues of ICTs in Education: International and Russian Experience”will be held in FIRO on 23-24 May 2012 as part of work on implementation of activities identified in the Memorandum of Understanding between the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE) and the Federal Institute for Education Development (FIRO) as priority areas of cooperation. Read more International Forum “Topical Issues of ICTs in Education: International and Russian Experience”
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. Read more Second meeting of experts within ‘ICTs in Primary Education’ project
The scientific and practical Conference "Information Technologies and Law", organized by the Ministry of Information Technologies and Communications of the Moscow Region and dedicated to the World Intellectual Property Day, was held on 26 April 2012 in the House of Moscow region government in the framework of the project "Trust". Read more IITE UNESCO took part in the scientific and practical conference "Information Technologies and Law"
On 19-20 April 2012 the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in cooperation with the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE), telecommunication Administrations of CIS States and ITU Development Sector, and with support of the Cisco Networking Academy hold the seminar devoted to the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (17 May) and International ‘Girls in ICT’ Day (26 April). Read more Women and girls in ICT
The Seminar was organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science of Mongolia, Mongolian Intellectual Property Authority, UNESCO IITE and the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) on 17 April, 2012 in the conference hall of the University. Read more Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights
The all-Russian scientific and practical conference "Our new school" – "Northern School": models of ethnic and cultural education of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation in conditions of implementation of the national initiative «Our new school» was held on 11 April 2012 in the Russian Academy of Education (RAE) in Moscow. Read more All-Russian scientific and practical conference "Our new school" – "Northern School".
IITE took part in the Brainstorming Session on Intercultural Dialogue and Education UNESCO/World Public Forum “Dialogue of Civilizations”, organized in UNESCO HQ in Paris on April 2-4, 2012. Read more Brainstorming Session on Intercultural Dialogue and Education. UNESCO/World Public Forum “Dialogue of Civilizations”
IITE has published an analytical report “Promotion of the Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in CIS countries”, prepared in the framework of the joint project of the Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO) and the UNESCO IITE. Read more Promotion of the Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Technical and Vocational Education and Training in CIS countries
The UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE)in close cooperation with UNESCO Moscow Office, Latvian National Commission for UNESCO and Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia, supported by Riga City Council, Microsoft Latvia, Publishing House “Lielvards” and Valmiera City Council, organized a two-days International UNESCO IITE / ASPnet Workshop “Smart School for the Future” that was held on 28-29 March, 2012 in Riga (Republic of Latvia). Read more International UNESCO IITE / ASPnet Workshop “Learning for the Future”