Call Open for 2017 Best Practices in Education Award
Informatics Europe proudly announces its 2017 Best Practices in Education Award devoted to initiatives making Informatics education available to all.
To continue promoting teaching quality in Informatics, Informatics Europe presents every year the Best Practices in Education Award, which recognizes outstanding European educational initiatives that improve the quality of Informatics teaching and the attractiveness of the discipline, and that can be applied beyond their institutions of origin.
On its 6th edition, the Award is devoted to curriculum and professional development initiatives for making Informatics education available to all,
It will honor original contributions that emphasize successful initiatives for the teaching of informatics fundamentals in one of the following areas:
- Reaching out to non-traditional audiences, e.g., in continuing professional development or to senior citizens.
- Educating the general public, e.g., with respect to data security and privacy.
- Including Informatics education in other curricula, e.g., in general teacher training
The Award, which carries a prize of 5.000 EUR, will be presented at the 13th European Computer Science Summit, in Lisbon, 23-25 October 2017, where the winner or winners will be invited to give a talk on their achievements.