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eTwinning - Community for schools in Europe.
Presented by Claus Berg, UNI-C, eTwinning NSS, Denmark.
BETT 2012, London.
See also teacher Niels Askholm's BETT slides:

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  • 1.
    • BETT 2012, London
    • #LearnLiveLT08
    • @clausberg
    • Stand G110
    eTwinning … community for schools in Europe Claus Berg UNI • C eTwinning National Support Service, Denmark [email_address] Presentation at:
  • 2. Who
    • Claus Berg @clausberg, Chief Consultant
    • UNI-C, The Danish IT Centre for Education and Research
    • Ministry of Children and Education
    • Niels Askholm, Teacher & international coordinator
    • Selsmose School, Høje Tastrup (Copenhagen), Denmark
    • eTwinning project partner: Adil Tuğyan, Rize, Turkey
  • 3. What’s on
    • Introducing the eTwinning project, and how it contributes to schools' curriculum based work, with an international flavour which greatly increases pupils' motivation
    • Teachers from Denmark and Turkey present their project: 'Regional Traditional Folk Songs', highlighting work with basic skills, languages, creative use of new tools pedagogically, virtual groups and web forums
    • Pupils will greet the audience in a video greeting, live from Denmark and Turkey
    • Stand G110
    • Leaflet…
  • 4. What is eTwinning?
    • Community for schools in Europe
    • Teachers and pupils collaborating, working and learning together
    • Supports cooperation between schools in Europe
    • 150,000 registered teachers
    • 87,000 schools
    • 32 countries
    • Part of Comenius
  • 5. Teachers say (1/3)
  • 6. eTwinning Focus
    • Globalized society
    • Bring international qualifications into focus
    • Framework for experience, immersion and initiative which contributes to the students' inclination to work with language and culture
    • The focus is both on collaborative projects, multicultural dimensions, ICTs and social networking
    • eTwinning also aims to further teachers' professional development with many offers free of charge
  • 7. Teachers say (2/3)
  • 8. eTwinning web // 3 portals
    • 1. Open eTwinning portal where everyone can browse registered schools, get an idea about specific projects, and seek inspiration. Teachers register here.
    • 2. eTwinning Desktop for registered teachers. Requires login at . Here you find partners and registrer and maintain your projects.
    • 3. TwinSpace , which is created for you and your partner, when your eTwinning project has been approved by the two National Support Services (NSS).
      • - Or you could be invited to an already existing TwinSpace, as participant or guest.
  • 9. 1. The open portal
  • 10. Ebbe Schultze <>
  • 11. Registrering on – Step 1 Pre-registration. Click the yellow button ” Register ” and fill in… … Then you’ll received an email with a link
  • 12. Registrering on – Step 2 In step 2 you’lI first check if your school is already in eTwinning. If it’s not on the list, please register as a new school. … Then you fill in the three tabs, which make you a personal profile: - About sourself, Twinning preferences, and Preview & validation.
  • 13. 2. eTwinning Desktop
  • 14. 3. TwinSpace – Virtual workspace for your project
  • 15.
    • Including:
    • Chat
    • Internal project email
    • Calendar
    • Invite participants, also pupils (and with tailormade user rights)
    • Save files
    • Make web pages
    • Discussion forum
    • Wiki and blog
    • Subscribe RSS-info
    • See who’s online
    TwinSpace – Tools for you teachers, and your pupils
  • 16. Video, images, files, blogs, wikis etc.
  • 17. Teachers say (3/3)
  • 18. eTwinning-ambassador – Niels Askholm
  • 19.
    • Niels Askholm’s BETT presentation about his Danish-Turkish project ”Regional Tradional Folk Songs”
    • Slides (pdf):
    • Project info: