AT OmegaEducating 21 Century st Team Members Beatrice Frau Benoit Bourbon Dimitris Tragoudaras Elven Canciani Gabriele Silvi Theo Lopes Bharat Jain
Who we are Start up AToOmega is an international, intercultural and multidisplinary team, created to collaborate in educative solutions for the 21 st century, founded by a group of students and professionals from different countries, culture mainly Europe, brazil, India, at the beginning AToOmega wants to be an instrument to change and improve science and technologic teaching/ learning process AToOmega wants to be an instrument of making education accessible to anywhere around the world, nowadays possible through new technologies and web environments
Motivation and present problems Two Basic related problems There is a lack of students in science in High school and University and all around the world (Europe, …) Need to improve science teaching/learning processes. Teachers don’t know and/ or don’t teach applying results from science education Exam oriented Education system : which hurts the motive of learning, and make it pressure rather than fun. There is a lack of technologic skills in companies so they need to improve training through externalising this training service
What is AToOmega Our main initial idea for the class startup project is to create an online organisation to develop educative innovations in a broad sense: To offer didactical materials about teaching-learning sciences, online and offline, consulting in education strategies, consulting in new technologies of comunication and information, web environnments and designing customized services To a lot of topics of interests To a lot of segments of customers: individuals and companies
What we offer Provide Courses and materials designed applying Science education knowledge. Provide online courses through a large broad of themes of interests: in scientific and technologic disciplines, engineering, Computer Science, etc. Contextualised courses to local and global issues and cultural sensibility to local educative problems and needs Students can attend course at his own pace and from anywhere Languages availables(English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, ….)
Available Ressources online, Forums, blogs etc.,and formative evaluation with regular assignments,homeworks, quizzes, Final exam, course project,etc.Student can utilize the course material aftercourse completionOfferings at various Course Level : Beginners,moderate, advanceEtc.
Needs and expectatives Some features of our courses for students: Motivating with classes more interactive and participative Topics related to Highschool and scientific disciplines like physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, geology, computing, technology, As a student, courses to play with simulations by computer of scientific experiments, etc. Pay by course and free service for individuals for some courses
Needs and expectatives Some features of our courses for any Teachers:-Introducing activities, didactical units based on web environment, like a complement to the classes-Topics related to improve scientific culture for contemporary world (new technologies, climate change, nuclear power, cloning, etc.) and Other - Architecture-To be able to create an interactive web-environnement to support your classes, to do forums, wikis, ...across a technological platform to design online courses-To be able to create or use computer simulations of scientific experiments for your scientific classes-To be able to create online and innovative examinations, evaluations based on activities of inquiry, webquests, etc.-To take part in forums-to have access to online materials and ressources, textbooks-Pay by course or free for individuals for some courses
Needs and expectatives Some features of our courses for companies and startups:-Introducing activities, didactical units based on web environment, like a complement to the classes-Topics related to training in company for specific web applications and software developped for companies needs-Take part in projects to design didactic units based on web environment, together with researchers in science education, web environments professionals, and other specialists of education and research, R&D& innovation (transfer)-training customized for your company through an interactive web- environnement with forums, wikis, ...across a technological platform for online courses- Payment for companies and free for some courses for startups
Needs and expectatives Some features of our courses for Researcher in science/ science education-Research about Motivating students with classes more interactive and participative-Topics related to Highschool and scientific disciplines like physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, geology, computing, technology, etc-To take part in activities based on inquiry (online)-To design online materials and ressources, textbooks-etc
Our Key Activities in other words offering online customized courses based on science education, inquiry based,…for individuals, teachers, researchers and students in science and technological areas Offering online customized courses for training in technological skills for companies Develop educational products like activities based on inquiry, textbooks, robots, simulator, etc
Merit Benefits R & D & innovation, process and product development in our own company Provide students performance, skill set to potential recruiters Customized training for each company Science education research Etc.
Key Partners Associations and groups of Teachers in Science and in Science education, all around the world Universities Schools Publishing companies Association of Computing and Information Technology Etc.
Conclusion Investments must be in the way are designed educative materials and didactical units towards conceptual, metodological and axiological improvements in education and in the way we use technology, i.e. software, online materials and quality management of software, hardware, and services Our startup wants to be an instrument to improve this way for individuals and companies