Jelena Milenkovic - course coordinator
(International Education & Policy / Coordination and Pedagogy) Jelena works as a Project Officer in the FCL-SEG Department of European Schoolnet (EUN). She is the coordinator of the European Schoolnet Academy. Since joining European Schoolnet in 2018, Jelena worked as a web editor and MOOC creator for numerous projects, such as Scientix, TIWI, STE(A)M IT.
Verdiana Fronza - course moderator
Born in Trento (Italy), Verdiana is a Project Management Trainee at the Science Education Department at EUN. Verdiana is pursuing her Master of Science in Sustainable Development and she holds a Bachelor’s in International Studies.
Vasiliki Katsikerou - course moderator
Vasiliki is a project management intern at EUN. She specializes in instructional design, pedagogy, and education analysis. Her work with EUN involves curating learning scenarios; designing MOOCs and classroom activities for NBS, BRITEC, and STE(A)M IT; and event organizing for the BLOOM project.
Gabriela Krizovska - course moderator
Gabriela is an English and ICT teacher at Primary school ZS s MS Jarna in Poprad, Slovakia. She has been involved in lots of international and national projects and has actively worked as an eTwinning and Scientix ambassador for several years now. She was the founder of project ERASMUS + of ten European countries. She has taken part in numerous MOOCs, some of them on European Schoolnet Academy. She always uses her newly acquired knowledge in the development of learning scenarios for her students to improve the quality of teaching and gives them new perspectives for their future career. Apart from her pedagogical degree, she obtained her engineering degree by studying at the technical university in Slovakia. In her professional involvement, she often gets the chance to evaluate projects and help teachers learn about the European Union's initiatives in the field of STEM education and training.
Behind the course
This MOOC is part of the NBS pilot phase 2 initiated and funded by the European Commission Directorate-General for Research and Innovation and coordinated by VO EUROPE in collaboration with European Schoolnet (EUN).
VO EUROPE is a leading producer of tailor-made communication services and memorable experiences for European and international organisations and are a pioneer in ‘hybrid’ event management and a master in audience engagement, crafting authentic experiences and lasting impressions with unrivalled impact in every campaign. VO EUROPE is a member of VO GROUP, an internationally renowned Belgian comms agency and award-winning event organiser.
The MOOC is based on the EC-fudned Learning Scenarios developed by EUN with the support of PPMI (www.ppmi.lt/en), a leading European research and policy analysis centre, aiming to help public sector and civil society leaders from around the world, presenting evidence in a way that is simple, clear and ready to use.
European Schoolnet (www.eun.org) is the network of 34 European Ministries of Education, based in Brussels. EUN aims to bring innovation in teaching and learning to its key stakeholders: Ministries of Education, schools, teachers, researchers, and industry partners.
The MOOC is also supported by Scientix, funded from the European Union’s H2020 research and innovation programme – project Scientix 4.
Find out more about nature-based solutions: https://ec.europa.eu/research/environment/index.cfm?pg=nbs and all the NBS Learning Scenarios created in this project as well as the overall reports can be found at http://www.scientix.eu/pilots/nbs-project.
This NBS MOOC, coordinated by European Schoolnet (EUN), is part of the NBS pilots initiated and funded by the European Commission Directorate-General for Research and Innovation. The MOOC is based on the EC-funded Learning Scenarios developed by EUN (www.eun.org) with the support of PPMI (www.ppmi.lt/en), and organised with the support of VO EUROPE (https://www.vo-group.be/en). The MOOC is also supported by Scientix, funded from the European Union’s H2020 research and innovation programme – project Scientix 4 (Grant Agreement N. 101000063). The content is the sole responsibility of the organiser and it does not represent the opinion of the European Commission (EC), and the EC is not responsible for any use that might be made of information contained.
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