This group is about the use of active learning methods and social media in the classroom. We are looking for partners to join our project and teachers who are interested in Active Learning Methods.
Latest Activity: Sep 24, 2012
Basic description of the project: contents
Modern mother tongue and foreign language teaching and learning , methods to increase pupil motivation, language skills and modern technology.
This partnership aims at improving the use of social media in the class room, language learning and teaching and pupils communication skills through using creative methods of grammar and vocabulary with the help of reflection and collaborative work. We intend to establish what we could call the essentials of quality mother tongue and foreign language learning together with social media. Active methods are focused on learners autonomous and responsible learning. And improvement in all schools, exchange of good practises and teachers collaboration, professional development and language teachers coordination.
Kilonpuisto school is a secondary school located in Southern Finland, in Espoo. Our project is designed for the whole school having participating primary, secondary and special education teachers. The project lasts
three years. The first year consists of the collaboration of special education class, 4th, and 7th grades, the second year special education, 5th, and 8th grades and the third year of special education class, 6th, and 9th grades.