Future Classroom: Apps for Education

Course summary

Porto, Portugal

6-day Course

Erasmus+ KA1

The challenges of today´s school are demanding for nowadays teachers. School competes in several levels with internet, digital apps and other sharing systems of communication and knowledge. The students of today are part of a digital generation very different from their teachers’, and because of that they learn everything in a distinct way.


This course’s aim is to update teachers in order to overall this challenge and put students in the center of learning by doing what they know best: using digital apps.


In this course we will use teachers and students daily life situations while using educational apps to transmit knowledge. Our methodology is learning by discovery to promote motivation and creativity for our subjects. These apps can be used in every school activities: study visits, museums, students’ everyday life and so on. By leveraging these digital tools, teachers can motivate students in their subjects.

Future Classroom Apps for Education

Upcoming Dates

Course Duration and Costs

All costs of our courses can be supported with a grant under KA1 of the Erasmus+ programme.

Learning Together charges for a 6 days course 630 euros per participant (A+B).

For our 6 days course, the price fee is 480 euro for tuition and materials (6 day course x 80,00 Euros per day). This is covered with the course fee that you get with your KA1 grant: 80 euro per day.

Payment of 150 EUR per participant (total amount).

Each educational organization also receives 350 Euros per participant for organizational support. Learning Together will only charge you 150 Euros for administration and organization costs (Local organization, pedagogic support activities, learning validation, certification and Europass Mobility validation). This fee also includes our social program, which you can see below.

  • Cultural Heritage day : Guide visit to the city of Porto.
  • Visit to” Ribeira”and Boat Trip;
  • Visit to the Port Wine Cellars.

Notice:

The course fee for our 2022 courses have been adjusted to meet the new KA1 grant budget (Erasmus+ Program 2021-2027).

Before, sending organisations received 70€/day/person for course fees. Now, the new KA1 grant provides 80€/day/person.
Sending organisations also receive 350€/person for organisational support to cover organisational & administration costs from the Hosting organisation.

Course Objetives

  • To improve teaching and learning by motivate and encourage students’ interests in our subjects 

  • To use mobile devices as an important tool for teaching and learning activities

  • To explore the “ best of” educational apps not only in classroom but also in every school activities

  • To explore active methodologies in classroom context.

At the end the participants are expected to:

  • Experiment educational apps to improve teaching and learning activities;

  • Use online tools to support innovative teaching and learning;

  • Share experiences and ideas with their peers.

Upcoming Dates

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