Representing the demand side of learning technology procurement, procurers monitor and steer the invested R&D (research and development) progress in a dialogue with the suppliers. Procurers have a demand perspective with financial and technical benefits on local and regional levels. LEA will bring learn-tech procurers together into a Europe-wide network.
Benefits for procurers in the LEA project
- Pedagogical, financial, and technical benefits.
- Solutions based on real needs taking end-users' feedback into account.
- PCP can change, influence, and improve learning technology.
- PCP places procurers (with their schools) in the "driver's seat of innovation".
- Increased competence and understanding of the learn tech market.
- Direct dialogue with the suppliers.
LEA project to feature at EcoProcura 2018 conference LEA will host a market lounge table at the EcoProcura 2018 on 3-5 October in Nijmegen, in order to share how procurers can use PCP and PPI to drive the introduction of innovative digital learning technologies into schools, and promote the opportunity to become a LEA Follower
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If a school wants to be defined as being innovative, it has to be equipped with flexible, tailored and child-friendly spaces. This is an insight gained in the workshop “Spazi innovativi per l’apprendimento” Innovative spaces for learning that involved 24 designers developing new and innovative concepts for classrooms, canteens and courtyards in four schools in Turin, Italy,
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The LEA project group got together in Halmstad for a consortium meeting and a capacity building seminar. The LEA project coordinator, Kati Clements, went to the ACCESS4ALL international conference in Bucharest, Romania, to present the LEA project, talk about LEA key issues to conference participants, including LEA target groups (procurers and schools) and to find
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The LEA project group got together in Halmstad for a consortium meeting and a capacity building seminar. On June 18 and 19, all LEA partners met in Halmstad, Sweden, for a fruitful two-day event consisting of the project’s second consortium meeting and a capacity building seminar in which the participating organisations expanded their knowledge on
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LEA interacts at Swedish (Nordic) EDTECH industry market event On the 22 of May, the Swedish EDTECH industry and Jannie Jeppeson arranged a dynamic event during the Gothenburg Tech Week to unleash the potential of EDTECH, inviting speakers such as the following: Senior researcher Carl Heath from RISE. He talked about the challenge of fast
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LEA at ITK 2018 The Interactive technology in education conference (ITK) is a yearly event that takes place in Finland. It is a meeting point for learning technology professionals, schools, suppliers and other interested people who work in the Finnish educational sector. This year, the ITK took place from 11 to 13 April and was
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