29th April - 3rd May 2024 (CONFIRMED)
The Erasmus+ Teacher Training course on Entrepreneurship Education: Fostering Creativity and Innovation with Design Thinking is a comprehensive 5-day program designed to empower educators with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to integrate entrepreneurship education into their teaching practices. This course goes beyond traditional teaching methods by focusing on fostering creativity, innovation, and problem-solving through the application of design thinking principles.
Throughout the course, participants will delve into the theoretical foundations of entrepreneurship education, exploring its significance in developing students' entrepreneurial mindset and skills. They will gain a deep understanding of the principles and benefits of design thinking as a powerful approach to tackle complex challenges and foster creative solutions.
Engaging in practical activities, collaborative discussions, and hands-on exercises, participants will have the opportunity to develop their understanding of entrepreneurship education and design thinking. The course also emphasizes the integration of entrepreneurship education across different subject areas and provides participants with access to relevant teaching resources.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
Classes take place Monday to Friday in the morning
• Day 1 - Monday
Welcoming and Introduction of the course programme
Presentation of participants
Definition of basic concepts related with Creativity, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
How to reveal students’ creative side and motivate them to find their potential
• Day 2 - Tuesday
Teaching about entrepreneurship in a classroom
How to teach entrepreneurship through a multi-disciplinary approach
How could the subjects of language, arts, music, etc., accommodate the topic of entrepreneurship and innovation in education
Common mistakes on teaching about entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation
How to encourage students to work in teams when developing an innovative project
• Day 3 - Wednesday
Creativity in the classroom; essential tools and techniques to unleash students’ potential
The impact of game based learning and gamification on entrepreneurship education
Best examples of entrepreneurship and creativity education around the globe
Digital tools and applications that can boost students’ imagination
What are the appropriate technological tools and elements that can be used in entrepreneurship education
Is project based learning useful to teach entrepreneurship?
• Day 4 - Thursday
Develop ideas on ways to incorporate the Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation in a lesson plan
Putting things into practice in your classroom; tips and guideline about how to develop your project idea
Participants will work on groups or individually to create a project on teaching on entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation by applying different methodologies
Discussion and share of ideas
• Day 5 - Friday
Presentation of group/individual projects
Exchange of ideas for future collaborations at European level
Certification of Attendance
Confirmation of EuroPass Mobility documents
The 5-day course fee per participant is set at 420€, which provides comprehensive coverage for all aspects of the program. This fee includes the following:
Course Materials: Participants will receive all necessary course materials, including handouts, guides, and resources, to support their learning throughout the program.
Administrative Support: Participants will benefit from administrative assistance before, during, and after the course, ensuring a smooth registration process, timely communication, and any necessary follow-up support.
Monitoring and Mentoring: The course fee covers monitoring and mentoring services provided by experienced professionals who will guide participants throughout the program, offering personalized support, feedback, and guidance.
Coffee Breaks: Participants will enjoy refreshments during coffee breaks, fostering networking opportunities and providing a relaxed environment for informal discussions and interactions.
Other Inclusions: The fee also covers any additional services or resources required for the successful implementation of the course, ensuring a comprehensive and fulfilling learning experience.
We strive to ensure that participants receive exceptional value for their investment in the course, with the fee covering a wide range of services and resources that contribute to their professional development and overall satisfaction.