Category: dissemination

We’ve reached the end! We keep on working

Today we have submitted the final report of the HANDSON project. We are thrilled with the project outcomes and have enjoyed the opportunity to collaborate, learn and grow together. Here’s a brief overview of what we have done. Enjoy!  

Posted in Collaboration, dissemination, Exploitation, Sustainability

The HANDSON Ambassadors!

We are proud to announce that the HANDSON project counts on an amazing and experienced panel of ambassadors! These researchers and practitioners have been involved in the execution of the project and their contributions have been extremely enriching. Thank you!

Posted in Collaboration, dissemination, Sustainability

Reading the palm of the HANDSON project

The HANDSON team is currently working on the final report for the EC. This task is a nice opportunity to look back and forward at the same time and see all the work we have done together during 28 months.

Posted in dissemination, Environment, Evaluation, Exploitation, ICT, Outcomes, Sustainability, Target users / mentoring


Katerina Riviou (EA), Jean-François Colas (HANDSON MOOC Facilitator and Ambassador), Israel Conejero (UOC) and Muriel Garreta (UOC) are attending the EDEN annual conference this week in Barcelona. HANDSON is also present with two presentations: – “Hands-On ICT – Learn, Practice, Teach

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A report for educators: How to choose a MOOC for learning about ICT in education

The HANDSON project is about facilitating the inclusion of ICT in education. Since the beginning of the project – January 2013 – there has been a growing trend on designing and offering MOOCs for the continuous professional development of educators.

Posted in dissemination, Sustainability

Some tips for running a HANDSON Toolkit workshop

If you are a teacher trainer, a learning and teaching expert or a learning technologist – or, more generally, someone close to the usage of technology in education – and you want to help educators or others like you to

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On 27 April the HANDSON Toolkit was presented in Scotland, at the University of Glasgow. Sharp at 2 pm teachers and trainers from English for Academic Study Unit, School of Modern Languages and Cultures as well as Glasgow International College

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Claim your H.O.T Mentor badge!

The Hands-On Toolkit badge (H.O.T badge) is awarded to facilitators that have run the HANDSON toolkit workshop with educators, teacher trainers, learning and teaching experts, or – in general – with anyone related to the use of ICT in education.

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A presentation example for the HANDSON Toolkit workshop

If you want to run a HANDSON toolkit workshop and you feel more comfortable projecting a presentation with the different steps of the session, here is an example of presentation we used at the University of Glasgow workshop. Use it

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A list of Web 2.0 Tools for the HANDSON toolkit

The toolkit, like the HANDSON project, aims at empowering educators in the inclusion of ICT tools in the classroom. To accomplish so, the toolkit walks educators – with the guidance of one or two facilitators – in the design of

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