The Operational Program of the Algarve – CRESC Algarve 2020 will provide 750 thousand euros for the development of digital teaching resources for vocational education and training.
“Pursuing the objective of accelerating the digital transition, inserted in the Digital Transition Action Plan (Resolution of the Council of Ministers no. 30/2020, of April 21), and improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the education and training system ”, A call for tenders was published for the submission of applications with a view to providing teachers / trainers and students / trainees of professional courses, learning courses, technological specialization courses and adult education and training courses, access quality digital educational resources and collaboration tools in digital environments that promote innovation in the teaching-learning process, stimulate creativity and innovation, allow distance monitoring of the classroom and collaborative work online.
Public teaching establishments and bodies of the Ministry of Education, the network of direct and participated management centers of the Institute for Employment and Professional Training, the management entities of the Centers for Live Science located in the Algarve, and other legal persons may apply. public and private law, with relevant intervention in education and professional training.
The indicative allocation for the tender is 750 thousand euros and the co-financing rate is 80%, made with funds from the ESF – European Social Fund.
The digital teaching resources to be developed should be tested and made available to the education and professional training network by the end of the first semester of 2023.
“With the technological equipment and connectivity of the schools of the most needy students, which is ongoing, with training for the professional development of teachers and trainers in the field of digital literacy and digital skills, as well as in the field of design and use of digital educational resources, whose competition is open until the end of this month, and with this competition for the development of digital teaching resources, the Algarve is positioned in the first line of the process of accelerating the digital transition in education and professional training ”, says Algarve Regional Coordination and Development Commission, in a statement.
See here this and other notices opened under the Algarve Operational Program, with the support of European Union funds.