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Crossing boundaries through digital learning

By | 2017-10-23T11:07:32+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Gallery of art in the environment The Digital learning Across Boundaries (DLAB) project aims to promote digital learning across the boundaries of the physical space of classrooms, across curriculum subjects, across languages and cultures and throughout facilitating collaborative learning across national boundaries. Over three years the project will explore three themes: technology outdoors, [...]

The 2nd year of the DLAB Erasmus+ project kicks off focusing on STEM to STEAM

By | 2017-10-09T16:35:12+00:00 October 9th, 2017|News|

Academics and teachers from England, Denmark, Belgium and Norway met this week to start to plan the Digital Learning Across Boundaries (DLAB) Erasmus+ programme for 2018 that focuses on STEM to STEAM

Technology Outdoors MOOC leads the way in exploring how to integrate technology in education

By | 2017-06-19T12:16:40+00:00 June 19th, 2017|News|

The Technology Outdoors course, launched in May 2017, was a huge success and drew a global audience of over 450 applicants from more than 30 countries across the world. This is the first of three MOOCs that explore ways to integrate technology within education.

DLaB visit to Norway: 50 people making a MOOC

By | 2017-04-26T09:12:02+00:00 April 26th, 2017|News|

A group of lecturers, students and local teachers joined the Digital Learning across Boundaries Erasmus project five-day visit to Østfold University College in Norway mid-April 2017, along with participants from Bruges, Aalborg and Northampton. The main purpose of the visit was to create an online course on the theme of Technology Outdoors, and we now [...]

Breaking down classroom barriers: new MOOC launched for May 2017

By | 2017-05-02T10:52:10+00:00 February 13th, 2017|News|

Recent research from the University of Northampton found that learning outdoors greatly impacts on young children’s development and can, as a result, boost their future attainment. As part of a European funded project the University of Northampton has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) exploring the use of technology outdoors for education. The MOOC, [...]