ArtescommunityART AS A VEHICLE FOR EDUCATION AND SOCIAL INCLUSION

  1. VIDUSIGN: Video Education and Sign Language

      Vidusign is about the creative use of video for young deaf people aged 15-24 who are in transition from school to work. Video has been used for a long time in connection with sign language but most of the time as a static communication tool. Vidusign is exploring the...
  2. VIDEOforALL – Digital Video as a Basic Tool for Language Learning

    VIDEOforALL – Digital Video as a Basic Tool for Language Learning KA2 Multilateral project  (2013-2015) Today is the video age, with many possibilities for integrating into learning. This is particularly relevant to language learning that is a multisensory process and video media has the potential to foster the communicative learning...
  3. Generations in Dialogue – A project model

    “The bracing climate, which is formed in such mixed groups, is beneficial” (Generations in Dialogue, participant aged 65 years)   In the project “Generations in Dialogue” that was realized from January 2010 to June 2011, the potentials of dialogue in the active media work were tested and evaluated for the...
  4. New Bridges to Autism

    People with autism show preference for computing, art activities, music and sports. This project aims to produce teaching and learning materials to implement activities for persons with ASD at local level in clubs, museums, cultural and leisure centers.
  5. RIGHT – promoting global citizenship education through digital storytelling

    The thing that I like the most about the RIGHTS project is that it seeks to implement an innovative and very pedagogic methodology. I believe that this is a very good approach that can easily help to promote the Education for Global Citizenship. Through the use of digital storytelling approach (DST) - I never heard about something like this either- they expect to enhance interactive teaching and learning across secondary schools in Europe. Let's face it, massive open on-line course and social media (like this one) are among the things we should start getting used to...
  6. IMAGES & IDENTITY – Improving Citizenship through Digital Art

    This almost futurist project links the disciplines of Art and Citizenship education using digital technology as a means of expression and communication. Beware: if you want to contact the coordinator you should do it only by e-mail -it is an on-line University. They believe that it is through the exploration of ways in which discussion and production of visual images can contribute to Education for Democratic Citizenship (EDC). Go to the link of the project website: there are plenty of ressouces for teachers such as guidelines, case studies and lessons!
  7. Count Me In

    Short introduction At the heart of social inclusion is a belief that arts and culture are for everyone. The project wants to demonstrate that this particular sector has great potential as a framework for vocational education and training. By exploring different practices and methodologies to be found throughout Europe and...