European Schoolnet invites teachers to register for the upcoming Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) 'Opening minds to STEM careers' MOOC for STEM teachers'. This MOOC is a joint initiative of three projects, Scientix – funded by Horizon 2020, SYSTEMIC – funded by Erasmus+, and STEM Alliance, which is privately funded.

An international panel of leading experts of education policies awards the Scientix project for being a prime example of a fuel that can bring about positive change in teaching and learning on a global scale.

Space Awareness project has opened the registration for Massive Open Online Course “Navigation through the Ages”. This MOOC is the second in a series of four MOOCs dedicated to space and astronomy education targeting primary and secondary school teachers.

On 26-27 September the Open Education: Promoting Diversity for European Languages LangOER conference of the LangOER project organized by European Schoolnet and Educational Repositories Network - EdReNe, took place successfully in Brussels.

24 November 2016, Brussels Business leaders, ministries of education, teachers and EU leaders met in Brussels to discuss the future of youth skills, employability and education across the region. The event was hosted by Microsoft and co-organised by CSR Europe and European Schoolnet.

Happy to announce the upcoming STEM Alliance high level event on 24 November 2016 in Brussels. The event gathers industry stakeholders, education decision-makers and the European Commission to present major achievements and innovations in STEM teaching based on activities developed with schools.

Current reforms in science education emphasise Inquiry Based Learning to help students both understand scientific facts and the way scientific knowledge is created. In this view, science instruction must go beyond simply teaching science as a body of knowledge.

Scientix is organising the second edition of the Scientix Ambassadors Training Course for STEM teachers who are interested in becoming part of the Scientix Teachers' Panel running until January 2019.

The Go-Lab project, which opens up online science laboratories (remote and virtual labs) for large-scale use in school education, has been nominated for the 2016 .eu Web Awards! European Schoolnet is a proud partner of the Go-Lab project, which is coordinated by the University of Twente, in the Netherlands.

With the start of the academic year, STEM Alliance is happy to launch its Back to School campaign, which aims at facilitating the relationship between industries and schools in order to provide a variety of opportunities to engage young people in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

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