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).
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”
DOIT was part of the internal expert workshop “SSH (Social Sciences and Humanities) within the Societal Challenges (Horizon 2020) – sharing experiences on impact and mission orientation” organised by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), the national funding agency for industrial research and development.
Today, Sandra Schön (Salzburg Research) presents the paper co-authored by Christian Voigt (Zentrum für Soziale Innovation) and Radovana Jagrikova (Youth Pro Aktiv) “Social innovations within makerspace settings for early entrepreneurial education – The DOIT project” at the international EDmedia conference in Amsterdam.
These are slides and documentation of the joint workshop at the EDmedia conference in Amsterdam, 25th June 2018: “Making with kids in Europe – to foster digital literacy, to make a better world, and to build a new entrepreneurship education”, hosted by Adj. Prof. Dr. Martin EBNER (University of Technology Graz, Austria), Maria GRANDL (University of Technology Graz, Austria), Karen VAN DER MOOLEN (Waag Society, Netherlands) and Dr. Sandra SCHÖN (Salzburg Research, Austria).
On June 21st, Elisabeth Unterfrauner from DOIT partner ZSI (Centre for Social Innovation) gave a presentation on the topic “Towards a Model of Early Entrepreneurial Education: Appreciation, Facilitation and Evaluation” at the MIS4TEL conference in Toledo, Spain.
“How and why could we teach innovation and social entrepreneurship to children?” – this question was discussed during a discussion circle on Monday, June 18th 2018, in Stockholm. Continue reading “Hot topic discussion @ ISPIM 2018”
Join the online conference “kids are makers – introduction to digital making” to get interesting insights on the topic making for children with the experts Sandra Schön (sansch.wordpress.com) and Kristin Narr (www.kristin-narr.de).