IO3

CAnVASS + MOOC

An online course, open and free, addressed to teachers and
trainers, that will develop some topic themes of TALIS and applicable to the management of a digital class. The course will foresee the experimentation of a multimedia approach, managed with the Flipped Classroom methodology.

In particular, the CAnVASS+ course, starting from the research developed in the precedent IO, will transform the contents of the study in didactic materials. CAnVASS+ course intends to transfer to teachers and tutors the techniques, knowledge and strategies to use technology as a stimulus and an instrument to facilitate the active learning, based on the resolution of problems, student-centred, and able to stimulate critical thinking.

CAnVASS+ MOOC will develop a course on the following topics:

a) the management of the digital classes: from ICT to social media;

b) the Challenge Based Learning approach to make the curricula more attractive and
interactive for teachers, trainers, students and parents and more performing for the job
market;

c) the personalization of knowledge through the visual learning; d) the building of new digital competencies related to the work places. The MOOC, in addition to guarantee the continuous training of the school staff, using the CAnVASS+, will promote the use of the software among teachers and trainers in Europe.