SPACIT- The final event on Spatial Citizenship

SPACIT- The final event on Spatial Citizenship

CESIE is pleased to invite you to SPACIT final event, which will be held on Friday, 28th November 2014, at 4.00 p.m.. The SPACIT project aimed at creating the educational basis for teaching active citizenship, by making use of new technologies and location-based...
SPACIT – Project meeting in London: the course development

SPACIT – Project meeting in London: the course development

SPACIT partners from Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy and Turkey gathered in London between 21st and 23rd November 2013 for the fourth project meeting. The headquarters of the National Union of Teachers provided the setting for the session dedicated to the development...
SPACIT becomes a good practice

SPACIT becomes a good practice

We are very happy to announce that our Lifelong Learning Comenius project “SPACIT” has been identified as one of 30 good practice projects within the E.N.T.E.R network. On behalf of the European Commission, E.N.T.E.R. screened projects and results from different...
SPACIT – Education for Spatial Citizenship

SPACIT – Education for Spatial Citizenship

SPACIT – Education for Spatial Citizenship

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

SPACIT aims at providing teachers with the relevant education to support active Spatial Citizenship in the classroom through providing the following measures:

  • Production of an up-to-date online reader on the geoinformation society, the technological basics, its social implications and economical effects for individuals
  • Development of a competence model and a curriculum for an increased participation in the geoinformation society through Spatial Citizenship
  • Creation of materials for teachers to actively learn / teach Spatial Citizenship skills and competences to pupils

  • Research and creation of scientific book: Society, space and the geoinformation age in school education
  • Creation of a curriculum for Spatial Citizenship
  • Creation of an online course and didactic materials

  • Society, space and the geoinformation age in school education – Scientific book
  • Dimensions of GI Society – Online Report
  • Geoinformation Society – Leaflet
  • Curriculum for Spatial Citizenship education – Online Report
  • Final course materials for Spatial Citizenship Education
  • Final SPACIT Online Course

  • Coordinator: Department of Geoinformatics – Z_GIS at University of Salzburg (Austria)
  • EUROGEO (United Kingdom)
  • Fatih University (Turkey)
  • Friedrich-Schiller – Universität Jena (Germany)
  • University of Koblenz Landau (Germany)
  • Bundesgymnasium und Bundesrealgymnasium (Germany)
  • KARS Laundau (Germany)
  • Colegiul National (Romania)
  • European Youth Parliament (United Kingdom)
  • National Council for Geographic Education, Washington DC (United States)
  • Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo (Japan)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/12/2012 – 30/11/2014

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Lifelong Learning Programme – Comenius Multilateral

Contact:

CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org

www.spatialcitizenship.org


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