Forth are partners on the EU project Make it Open which set out with an ambitious task to develop and implement a transformational approach to learning for educational institutions through what is known as “Open Schooling”.
However, creating these “transformational approaches” in education is certainly not new. When engaging with different governmental policies, academic literature or conferences you will often be presented with a collection of new approaches to education, for example, technology-enabled active learning, precision pedagogy, digital education ecosystem, service-learning – the list continues. This is not necessarily a bad thing, as this shows a clear appetite for change in education and a desire to expand our view on what education could look like.
Ecsite, another project partner got in touch with us to find out more, about the work on the foundations to this transformational approach.
Bringing open schooling to life – how Make it Open is different