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2010-09-20 18:00:00

BRUSSELS, HERAKLION, Greece, September 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 10th eLearning Awards, European Schoolnet and ENISA, the European Network and Information Security Agency, announce a new prize category called "Teaching online safety and citizenship." The rapid spread of internet use among young people is making it essential to address eSafety and ePrivacy, in order to protect young people from online risks and threats and to prepare them to use digital technologies in a secure...

2010-09-09 02:59:00

BRUSSELS, September 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer and European Schoolnet are happy to announce their partnership on the Collaborative Learning Award. This category will reward the best use of web 2.0 learning activities, such as the use of wikis, blogs and social networks for learning. The eLearning Awards, Europe's leading competition to reward excellence for the best use of technology in education, is organised for the 10th consecutive year by European Schoolnet. It aims to...

2010-08-23 02:59:00

BRUSSELS, August 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- European Schoolnet and Microsoft announced a new eLearning Award to reward outstanding teachers in Europe for their work with ICT in education. As part of their work with innovative teachers, Microsoft is supporting the eLearning Awards 2010 and invites all teachers to apply to the special category for outstanding teachers. "Focusing on 21st Century skills, project based learning and interdisciplinary teaching is crucial in order to meet the...

2010-08-16 01:58:00

BRUSSELS, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Europeana and European Schoolnet are pleased to invite teachers to build learning resources based on Europe's digital heritage, as part of this year's eLearning Awards (http://elearningawards.eun.org). Europeana.eu is Europe's online museum, library and archive. It brings together digitised content from Europe's cultural and scientific heritage organisations, and makes that content accessible to Europe's citizens and to the wider world. All...

2010-04-28 06:35:00

BRUSSELS, April 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- From 3 to 8 May, the 27 winners of the European competition "Development Youth Prize 2008 - 2009" and their teachers will make a trip to Ghana to discover development cooperation in the field. The study visit is the final award for a video and poster contest under the overall theme of "Human Development in Africa". The winners of the Development Youth Prize are creative and committed students aged 16 -18, each from one of the European member...

2010-03-15 04:15:00

BRUSSELS, March 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Telecentre-Europe organized Get Online Day in 4 March 2010, a pan-European event that was part of the eSkills Week 2010, ( http://eskills-week.ec.europa.eu/web/guest;jsessionid=FDB46E1DD6A82AAA87CF5FF ABCFAE7C2) coordinated by Digital Europe (http://www.digitaleurope.org/) and European SchoolNet, ( http://www.eun.org/web/guest;jsessionid=DE0C2AA9D4BC14F8C5CD570644DFE4AA) and funded by the European Commission's DG Enterprise and Industry....

2010-03-08 04:36:00

BRUSSELS, March 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The e-Skills Week closing event Go digITal! took place on Friday 5 March 2010, in Brussels, Belgium. With a diverse programme from high level speakers to student Q&A sessions with ICT professionals, the event was the culmination of the e-Skills Week campaign, which highlights the growing demand for skilled ICT users and professionals in Europe. The event was streamed live online through the e-Skills Week portal http://eskills-week.ec.europa.eu....

2010-02-24 07:41:00

BRUSSELS, February 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The official launch of the European e-Skills Week - at the world's largest digital tradeshow - CeBIT - in Hannover, Germany, on 2 March 2010 - marks the culmination of a compelling campaign of more than 200 stimulating and informative events and activities such as conferences, webinars, CEO tours to schools and workshops. The European e-Skills Week (see http://eskills-week.ec.europa.eu) - the result of a coordinated effort by government,...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.