Project meeting in Burgh-Haamstede, NL
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Project meeting in Burgh-Haamstede, NL

Pro Work, the MAPLE project Dutch partner, hosted a meeting of the project’s Steering Committee at their new offices in Burgh-Haamstede in the Netherlands on June 20-21. All partners participated in the event which was focused on discussing the project advancement and some specific issues regarding the implementation – the recruitment of participating schools, the...

Katerina Nevralova
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Katerina Nevralova

„MAPLE brings a new point of view on ICT education to the Czech Republic – country which is a fan of testing at all levels of education. MAPLE shows us a potential of big data collecting, analysing and concluding and using testing for measurable progress in education.“

New MAPLE website launched
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New MAPLE website launched

Today we launch the new MAPLE website where general project information may be found, and the baseline testing results from 6 EU countries will be shared and analysed. MAPLE website also facilitates schools and pupils in connecting them to the MAPLE representatives in their countries. The website will host dynamic content and partners will work...

Andy Stoycheff, MBA
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Andy Stoycheff, MBA

"MAPLE Project is yet another exciting step in promoting the shift from product-based ICT curriculum to computing. It is a quantum shift which acknowledges that technology will be always well ahead of the education and training systems, and that we can only keep up with innovation by developing logical thinking and transversal skills."

MAPLE training for country assessors
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MAPLE training for country assessors

A week-long training for country assessors and school facilitators took place between Mar 20th and Mar 25th in Tamworth and Leicester, UK. All project partners (from Czech Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Netherlands, Bulgaria, and UK) were represented at the training which introduced the technology behind the computing baseline testing.

MAPLE project set off to a good start
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MAPLE project set off to a good start

NAACE, the MAPLE project coordinator, hosted the project kick-off meeting in Nottingham on December 2-3, 2015. The partners agreed on the timetable of the key activities and devised detailed plans for their tasks and roles. Communication platform, dissemination approach, and internal progress and quality management procedures were discussed. The partners also appointed their representatives on...