Or first DOIT action “‘Tüftlerwerkstatt’ – fostering innovation and entrepreneurial skills” as part of the pilot testing of the DOIT approaches was succesfully conducted by our partner Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI, Vienna).
The first project year will soon be completed and the third project meeting is preparing an important milestone: The start of the first pilot round with the 10 practice partners in the project.
Our contribution for the edMedia conference in Amsterdam 2018 is availble! You will find as well a preliminary version.
Veronika Hornung-Prähauser and DOIT colleagues from Salzburg Research and Lappeenranta University of Technology wrote a paper about DOIT’s social innovation training for the ISPIM conference 2018. It got published now.
After 4 days of the makerspace for children event at the TU Graz (Austria), the children proudly presented their projects and results. Organiser Martin Ebner (TU Graz) and Sandra Schön (Salzburg Research / DOIT coordinator) gave a short introducation speech on Making with Children and the Maker Days for Kids (in German).
DOIT supported the potentially biggest Austrian temporary makerspace for children at the University of Technology Graz with more than 110 children on four days (13, 14., 16., 17. August 2018): the Maker Days for Kids. Also read the news of TU Graz: “Playful to technical knowledge!”
The organiser of the potentially biggest Austrian temporary makerspace for children proudly published a press release – and we are happy that DOIT and two partners supported the great event.
Sandra Schön and Eva-Maria Hollauf had the idea to use big print-out to develop 360 degree pictures with kindergarten children and wrote about it (in German).
Sandra Schön (Salzburg Research) did an interview with Steven Marx about his inventors workhop in the well-known German speaking “Medienpädagogik Praxisblog”.
Meet DOIT during the IML Conference in Passau 2018, where Salzburg Research will hold a workshop on “Social Innovation in Makerspaces as a Means for Media Literacy? – Exemplary tools and projects for children between 6 and 16 as preparation to create a better world”. Continue reading “DOIT @ IML in Passau”