ALT-ER

Storytelling and world building as a strategy for easing the transition to primary schooling

ALT-ER

Addressing concerns by pedagogues about the efficacy of ICT in teaching contexts and allowing children to tell personal stories through frameworks for sharing, ALT-ER seeks to create a more well rounded and resilient primary school students across Europe.

ALT-ER

  • About

    ALT-ER

    The aim of the ALT-ER project is to foster resilient learning environments, lessen early school leaving, and give European children (ages 4 -6) a good start in their education while providing and advancing technical skills training in working with technology that will serve them well in life. For this purpose, the partnership has developed age appropriate ICT animation tools and games - as well as pedagogical framework specific to the transition phase from kindergarten to school.
  • Partners

    Breda University of Applied Sciences

    Breda University of Applied Sciences

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    Breda University of Applied Sciences is a vocational university in Breda, Netherlands. Founded in 1966 upon the merger of two educational institutions, since then the university has increased in the number of staff, students and programs offered with a distinct focus on Games and Media.

    Aalborg University

    Aalborg University

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    AAU's programs and research are problem and project based and focus on the interdisciplinary where through collaboration between researchers, students and public and private companies, their reCreate center (Research Center for Creative and Immersive Learning Environemnts) offer real-life education and create world-class research results.

    Camera ETC

    Camera ETC

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    Camera-etc is a Production Workshop  dedicated to animation cinema. Camera-etc supports audiovisual creation in the Wallonia-Brussels Federation and helps authors to realize their films through scriptwriting advice, technical assistance, provision of material and premises, production, promotion and dissemination.

    Colegiul National de Arte Regina Maria Constanta

    Colegiul National de Arte Regina Maria Constanta

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    "Regina Maria" National College of Arts Constanta offers a study environment  for  general learning as well as specialized disciplines in culture, including visual arts, choreography, music,  and stage performance.

    Kinobuss MTU

    Kinobuss MTU

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    KinoBuss organizes film and media education events (trainings, courses, seminars, camps, festivals, etc.) and conducts film and media education projects both locally and internationally with a focus on developing teaching materials that take into account the growing role of audiovisual media in modern life.

    Teacher Gaming LLC

    Teacher Gaming LLC

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    Started by two university students who believed in the potential of teaching with games, TeacherGaming quickly rose to fame for their MinecraftEdu project which grew to eventually reach over 15,000 schools all around the world. When Microsoft bought Minecraft in 2015, their vision laid the foundations for today's Minecraft: Education Edition.

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  • Contact

    Kirk Johnson

    Kirk Johnson

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