Friday, July 1 2016, at SUMMIT EVENTS, New York Hall, at Tighina street, 49/3 in Chişinău, will take place a special educational event dedicated to promoting open educational resources in Moldova. Policy makers from the Ministry of Education, members of the Coalition for Open Educational Resources in Moldova, trainers from the Centre and school and university teachers, finalists of the OER Contest will participate at this activity. The experts from Romania, Ovidiu Voicu, the Open Society Foundation’s Public Policy Department director and Valentina Pavel, from the Technology and Internet Association – ApTI from Romania, regional coordinator Piroska Hugyecz, OSF –ESP, Budapesta, will present the international experience and the romanian practice related to this subject.
At the closing conference of the project „Open Education in Moldova: here and now” which took place on the 1st of July 2016, the Educational Center PRO DIDACTICA presented the results from a unique contest for the Moldovan educational context, developed over the last school year quarter and evaluated by an independent jury of experts. The competition period was from March to May 2016, the target group being the pupils, students, teachers, researchers interested in developing and applying OER (open educational resources) in the educational process in educational institutions from the Republic of Moldova.
Concursul se adresează celor care realizează materiale educaţionale electronice, cadre didactice sau specialişti din alte domenii din Republica Moldova. De asemenea, încurajăm participarea elevilor şi studenţilor interesaţi de integrarea tehnologiei în activităţile cu scop educaţional, care vor să-şi valideze competenţele digitale şi să-şi promoveze bunele practici, prin crearea unor materiale de învăţare multimedia.
On April 26, 2016, within Educational Center PRO DIDACTICA, was held an important event dedicated to a new concept for the Moldovan context: open educational resources (OER). This event was attended by decision makers from the Ministry of Education, members of the Coalition for Open Educational Resources in Moldova (13 institutions, NGOs), representatives from the General Departments of Education, Youth and Sport, trainers of the center, didactical staff from schools and universities, interested in the issue.
The founding meeting of the Coalition for Open Educational Resources in Moldova took place on 3rd March 2016, within Educational Center PRO DIDACTICA. During this workshop, Ms. Rima BEZEDE, President of Center welcomed the audience and introduced the international context of the project, and the experts Viorica GORAŞ-POSTICĂ and Valeriu GORINCIOI have exposed the activities of the project “Open Education in Moldova: Here and Now!” .