eLearning 2007 Award Winners Receive Interwrite Learning Technology
-- Internet Radio as a Learning Tool: A program being offered at Denmark's Hansenberg Vocational Training School to incorporate digital sound and internet radio into learning initiatives. -- From Classroom to Museum: A dedication to Ancient Olympia: A program at the primary school of Karatoula-Macoula Lias Prefecture in Greece in which students develop an interactive site on the ancient Olympic games for the Olympic Games History Museum."For us this award is recognition that the work we are doing shows good practice of teaching and learning, and we expect that the integration of the Interwrite™ products will help further develop our learning environment," said Torben Stolten Thomsen, Project Manager at the Hansenberg Vocational Training School. "We are currently integrating the Boards and Pads into a number of projects and have found that they are not only useful and dynamic tools, but they also offer us totally flexibility in the classroom." The eLearning Awards are the leading competition in Europe for schools that demonstrate innovation in the classroom and contribute to the EU's Lisbon agenda and the UN's Millennium Development Goals to equip young people with the necessary skills to live, learn and work in the knowledge economy. "We are pleased to be partners of EUN and support their projects with European Commission to help students using technologies at schools and developing skills as well as a multilingual and cultural experience," said Laurent Odic, Director of Education Europe for Interwrite Learning™. Interwrite Learning's leading interactive instructional solutions are used by millions of students across 90 countries and in 48 languages. About European Schoolnet European Schoolnet (www.europeanschoolnet.org) is a unique not-for-profit consortium of 28 ministries of education in Europe created in 1997. EUN provides major European education portals for teaching, learning and collaboration and leads the way in bringing about change in schooling through the use of new technology. About Interwrite Learning™, an eInstruction company Interwrite Learning™, an eInstruction company, is a premier global provider of interactive learning solutions for primary, secondary and higher education. Interactive solutions, including the Interwrite™ Board, Pad and Panel all come with Interwrite™ Workspace, a next generation educational software application for creating, teaching and assessing student performance using digital content. The company also has a long legacy of pioneering student response systems. In 2007, eInstruction and Interwrite Learning™ merged to provide the education market the best-of-breed instruction and student response technology with robust content and software offerings.
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