2nd International Online Conference – DISCUSS LEARNING 2020
«Vocational Education & Training – Focusing on Quality»
Thursday 12 of November 2020, 14.00 – 16.00 CET
TCCVET project was introduced to more than 200 participants, mostly trainers and teachers of Vocational Education and Training as well as business executives during the 2nd International Online Conference – DISCUSS LEARNING 2020. (http://discuss-learning.eu/index-en.html)
The conference focused on the importance of Quality Assurance in Education, with an emphasis on Vocational Education and Training. It lasted 4 days, 9-12 of November 2020 and was hosted by IDEC S.A, (www.idec.gr) one of the project’s partners, from Greece.
While presenting TCCVET, the attendees had the opportunity to learn about the actions and results of the TCCVET Erasmus+ project and exchange ideas and thoughts on the Digital Tools that are the core outputs of the project; During the workshop, a live demonstration of the real use and exploitation of Kahoot! and Padlet has been made and there was quite an interaction with the participants, who have actually been asking questions while attending the webinar.
We are convinced that the digitalization of VET teachers is of big importance and that is why we we talked about improving educational practices, mainly through the use of technology. The conference also highlighted the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on VET and the need of investing on the trainers Digital Literacy.