TRAINING COURSES FOR UNEMPLOYED, MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES

*Ακολουθεί κείμενο στα Ελληνικά* TRAINING COURSES FOR UNEMPLOYED, MIGRANTS AND REFUGEES Are you interested in enriching your skills in Information and Communications Technology (ICT)? Do you want to increase your chances of employment? Attend free training courses! The European Project E-DESIGN (European Digital Education for Social Inclusion and Global Neighbourhood) and the NGO Citizens In Power

All Intellectual outputs of the project

February is the last month of Game Laboratory Project. Although activities will finish soon, the intellectual outputs will remain much longer. Below you can find all intellectual outputs that were created in the frames of Game Laboratory Project. Materials are available in Polish, Greek, Spanish and English. Ο Φεβρουάριος είναι ο τελευταίος μήνας του Project Laboratory

Youth workers get to know the game

During the training Practice Makes Entrepreneurs participants had the chance to learn the game in order to inspire NEET’s in applying entrepreneurship. The training was held in Bremen, Germany between 5-12 of February Κατά τη διάρκεια της πρακτικής άσκησης, οι συμμετέχοντες στους επιχειρηματίες είχαν την ευκαιρία να μάθουν το παιχνίδι, προκειμένου να εμπνεύσουν την NEET

Intellectual outputs of the project

February is the last month of Game Laboratory Project. Although activities will finish soon, the intellectual outputs will remain much longer. Below you can find all intellectual outputs that were created in the frames of Game Laboratory Project. Materials are available in Polish, Greek, Spanish and English. Ο Φεβρουάριος είναι ο τελευταίος μήνας του Project

Best board games for 2019

Best board games for 2019 Τα καλύτερα επιτραπέζια παιχνίδια για το 2019 https://www.gamesradar.com/best-board-games/ www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of

4th open day in Fundacja CAT

On the 3rd of January 2019 the fourth open day was held in the office of Fundacja Centrum Aktywności This time Game Laboratory’s team was waiting for the visitors in the office at Boczna Street. Activities were held between 17:30 and 19:30. All our guests had a chance to learn more about “Game Laboratory” project,

After dissemination conference

The event was divided into two parts – conference and training held in form of workshop. During the first part, the results of the project were presented, both intellectual and soft, as well as the process of their creation, which was perfectly illustrated by the film, summarizing the previous work related to the project. In

Games to play this month

Long December evenings encourage us to play board games. Here are the best games suggested by professional players. Games review is available on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ICYd3HtDoI Watch and find something interesting for you and your friends! Μακριά βράδια Δεκεμβρίου μας ενθαρρύνουμε να παίξουμε επιτραπέζια παιχνίδια. Εδώ είναι τα καλύτερα παιχνίδια που προτείνονται από επαγγελματίες παίκτες. Η

Dissemination conference in Poland

During the conference, we will not only summarize and discuss the implementation of the Game Laboratory project and the intellectual outputs that have been created within it, but also we will take part in lectures on the impact of games in the language learning process (elements of competition and support of memorization processes), as well

Intellectual outputs of the project

Below you can download all four intellectual outputs of the project. Outputs are available in English, Polish, Greek and Spanish. IO1 – Guide on the use of games as an effective non-formal education method in the socio-economic activation of NEET youth; IO2 – Catalogue of good practices in working with young NEET people regarding innovative

Gamification in education

Scott Hebert is a teacher in Fort Saskatchewan, Canada. In this talk he addresses why the modern education system is experiencing an engagement crisis, and how we can solve it through a new approach in teaching.  We encourage you to watch this talk about the power of gamification in education in order to understand this

Board games classification

All games are played in a synthetic world structured by specific rules, feedback mechanisms, and requisite tools to support them (Aldrich, 2009). Games may be diverse in terms of learning goals (pedagogy), the game play, mechanics and simulation of the underlying system behaviour. Games can be seen as fun engaging activities usually used for entertainment,

Game Laboratory on Facebook

The final conference is over but the activities of the project will continue. Stay in touch with the Facebook page of the project Η τελική διάσκεψη τελειώνει, αλλά οι δραστηριότητες του έργου θα συνεχιστούν. Μείνετε σε επαφή με τη σελίδα Facebook του έργου Click here Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for

Agenda of the Final Conference Game Laboratory

Ατζέντα στα ελληνικά Agenda in Greek F Agenda in English F www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author,

INVITATION TO THE CONFERENCE OF THE EU-FUNDED PROJECT ‘GAME LABORATORY’

  ΠΡΟΣΚΛΗΣΗ ΣΤΟ ΣΥΝΕΔΡΙΟ ΤΟΥ ΕΥΡΩΠΑΙΚΟΥ ΕΡΓΟΥ ‘Game Laboratory’ O MKO C.I.P Citizens In Power σας προσκαλεί στο Συνέδριο του Ευρωπαϊκού Έργου ‘Game Laboratory’ με τίτλο «Η Ανάπτυξη της Επιχειρηματικότητας στους NEET ’15 -17 ‘ μέσω εκπαιδευτικών παιχνιδιών». Το Συνέδριο θα εστιάσει στην κατασκευή και χρήση Εκπαιδευτικών Παιχνιδιών που καταπιάνονται με τον Τομέα της Επιχειρηματικότητας,

Market buster game in English

Market Buster παιχνίδι στα ελληνικά http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/Greek%20IO3%20-%20Market%20busters.pdf Market buster game in English http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/English%20IO3%20-%20Market%20Busters,%20rules.pdf cards/ κάρτες http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/news/w-69/intellectual-outputs-of-the-project-rezultaty-pracy-intelektualnej-p     www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects

Intellectual output 4 in English

πνευματική παραγωγή 4 στα ελληνικα http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/Greek%20IO4.pdf Intellectual output 4 in English http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/English%20IO4.pdf   www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of

Backyard sale game 1 in English

    Backyard sale game 1 in English http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/English%20IO3%20-%20Backyard%20Sale,%20rules.pdf backyard sale παιχνίδι στα ελληνικα http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/Greek%20IO3%20-%20Backyard%20sale.pdf   Find the cards here/Βρείτε τις κάρτες εδώ http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/news/w-69/intellectual-outputs-of-the-project-rezultaty-pracy-intelektualnej-p       www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been

Intellectual output 2 in English

πνευματική παραγωγή 2 στα ελληνικα http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/Greek%20IO2.pdf Intellectual output 2 in English http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/English%20IO2.pdf  www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author,

Intellectual output 1 in English – πνευματική παραγωγή 1 στα ελληνικα

πνευματική παραγωγή 1 στα ελληνικα http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/Greek%20IO1.pdf   Intellectual output 1 in English http://gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/data/files/69/English%20IO1.pdf www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the

Board games classification 

Διοργάνωση επιτραπέζιων παιχνιδιών Όλα τα παιχνίδια παίζονται σε ένα συνθετικό κόσμο δομημένο από συγκεκριμένους κανόνες, μηχανισμούς ανάδρασης και απαιτούμενα εργαλεία για την υποστήριξή τους (Aldrich, 2009). Τα παιχνίδια μπορεί να είναι διαφορετικά όσον αφορά τους στόχους μάθησης (παιδαγωγική), το παιχνίδι, τη μηχανική και την προσομοίωση της υποκείμενης συμπεριφοράς του συστήματος. Τα παιχνίδια μπορούν να θεωρηθούν

Testing our game in a youth worker training in Romania

Testing our game in a youth worker training in Romania under the project INvisible generation.Participants loved the game and contributed to its development through their feedback. Δοκιμάζοντας το παιχνίδι μας σε μια εκπαίδευση για νέους εργαζόμενους στη Ρουμανία στο πλαίσιο του έργου Αόρατη γενιά. www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for

Testing our game in the UK

Testing our game in the UK Our British Partner ‘Praxis Europe’ has organized a meeting for local young people and educators with the aim of testing our game. The meeting was very successful. All participants enjoyed playing the game and found it very interesting. Opinions were gathered and the game will be developed. Thank you

Game testing

Our ” Job Shadowers ” Alexandra Molodoi and Roxana Oanca have tested the game Οι  ‘ Job Shadowers ” Alexandra Molodoi και Roxana Oanca έχουν δοκιμάσει το παιχνίδι www.gamelab.fundacja-cat.pl/ Like our Facebook page Project ‘Game Laboratory: Accelerator development of education and entrepreneurship for Innovators, Rulebrakers and Changemakers’ is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European

Perfect board games for summer holiday

Τέλεια επιτραπέζια παιχνίδια για καλοκαιρινές διακοπές Ταξιδιωτικά παιχνίδια, παιχνίδια για πάρτι, οικογενειακά παιχνίδια … πάρτε την επιλογή σας και αποφύγετε την πλήξη κατά τη διάρκεια των καλοκαιρινών σας διακοπών! Επισκεφτείτε το Blog του “Κανόνες παιχνιδιού” και μάθετε 60 παιχνίδια τέλειας διοργάνωσης για την καλοκαιρινή σας γιορτή. Έχουν αναφέρει τα καλύτερα παιχνίδια για να παίρνουν διαφορετικούς

Τι μαθαίνουμε από τα επιτραπέζια παιχνίδια;/ What do we learn from board games?

What do we learn from board games? (source of the photo: www.thebluedimondgallery.com) Taking responsibility of your choices, letting others win…board games offer many opportunities to discover more about ourselves, our friends and how we interact with others. Emily Ogle presented 9 life lessons we learned from board games on geekandsaundry.com. Find her ideas by reading

C3 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 4 / C3 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 4

The last day of our C3 meeting was dediacated mainly to summaries and coordination work. Participants discussed the progress of the work on intellectual outputs and indicated the missing elements or the ones that are needed to be improved. They also set the deadlines for another pieces of work. There was also time for testing

C3 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 3 / C3 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 3

Hard work, cooperation and practice. These are three out of many positive features that can describe the third day of our meeting in Larnaca. First part of the day was dedicated to presentation of the first Intellectual Output of the project. Although the output was already completed, there was a space for participants’ suggestions for

C3 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 2 / C3 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για σκοπούς κατάρτισης – ημέρα 2

The second day of the meeting was spent very effectively and creatively. The activities begun with presentation of our hosting organization – C.I.P Citizens in Power – that presented the implementation of their “Drop in!” Erasmus+ project, as well as the overview of local NEET youth situation. After the presentation all participants were involved in

C3 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 1 / C3 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού με στόχο την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 1

On the 8th of May 2018 two representatives from each partner countries gathered in Larnaca, Cyprus with the aim of training. The first day was spent on integration activities, and although for most participants it was the third meeting that they have attended, those activites were very important in terms of cooperation that was ahead

C2 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 4 / Γ2 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 4

The last day of our C2 training was dediacated mainly to summaries and coordination work. We discussed the progress of the work on intellectual outputs and pointed out what is missing or needed to be improved. We also set the deadlines for another pieces of work. There was also time to test another games. Each

C2 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 3 / Γ2 -κινητικότητα του προσωπικού με στόχο την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 3

Creativity and inspiration were leading us through the third day of C2 meeting in Lorca First part of the day was dedicated to exploring game mechanics and game development workshop. We also created our future board game prototypes using different tools. After lunch we had an amazing possibility to learn mechanics of creating board games

C2 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 2 / C2 – κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για σκοπούς κατάρτισης – ημέρα 2

The second day of the meeting was very effective and full of work The activities started from the summary of the work on the first two intellectual outputs. After lunch we started work on intellectual outputs 3 and 4. Partners responsible for particular output introduced other participants to its ideas and work that has to

C2 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 1 | C2 – κινητικότητα του προσωπικού για σκοπούς κατάρτισης – ημέρα 1

On the 4th of April 2018 two representatives from each partner countries gathered in Lorca, Spain with the aim of training. The first day was spent on integration activities, with the purpose of breaking the ice and helping participants to cooperate within next three days. The agenda of the meeting included not only working on

Evaluation Report for Erasmus+ Project Emotional Management, in Cantabria, Solorzano, November 2017

Objectives The objectives of the european development plan were achieved in a very good percentage. They were reached in a full enviroment of contributing and cooperating. It was very important that all the participants wanted to share their knowledge and their experiences through the  workshops. The time of each session was full constructive and by

A short teaser of our project / Μια σύντομη διαφήμιση του έργου μας

Here it is – a short trailer concerning to our project. Couple of memorable photos, and few ideas which lead us to the goal of our project!  click here to watch it Εδώ είναι – ένα σύντομο τρέιλερ που αφορά στο έργο μας. Μερικές αξέχαστες φωτογραφίες, και μερικές ιδέες που μας οδηγούν στην επίτευξη του

C1 mobility in a nutshell – κινητικότητα με λίγα λόγια

Fundacja Centrum Aktywności Twórczej hosted participants from Cyprus, Great Britain and Spain (2 people from each country). They arrived to Leszno in the late afternoon on 11.02.2018. The host organization organized a dinner for the guests combined with an evening of integration. The next morning, meetings/substantive workshops began. 10 people participated in the mobility, including

C1 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 4/ Γ1 κινητικότητα του προσωπικού με στόχο την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 4

After the short presentation of the hosting organization, we started testing board games in order to learn some good practices and choose some good tools and mechanic that we can use in our future game, which is an Intellectual Output 3 from Game Laboratory Project. As hosting organization has a wide range of the board

C1 – short staff mobility for training aim – day 3 / Γ1 – κινητικότητα του προσωπικού με στόχο την κατάρτιση – ημέρα 3

Association “ECHO” was established in 2002 on the initiative of Hanna Hendrysiak. The period of the 90s was for the current president of the Association remembered not only beacuse of the poverty that touched her, but also the people who then reached out to her to help her. This experience caused that she decided to

‘Game Laboratory: More testing, new conclusions / Περισσότερες δοκιμές, νέα συμπεράσματα!

‘Game Laboratory: More testing, new conclusions The games that have been proposed for Output 2 ‘Recommended games for NEET’ have been tested with young people and Youth Workers from different countries. Picture from testing the ‘Value of Value’ game during the youth workers training called ‘Hi- Tech democrats’ that took place in Brescia, Italy in

FATI : From Alienation to Inclusion

KA2 project: 2017-3-CY02-KA205-001111 As the configuration of the recent European political scene testifies, there is an upward trend of the nationalistic and xenophobic atmosphere within the EU societies, which is undoubtedly being reinforced in the recent years, due to both the large refugee flows and the terrorist acts occurring across Europe. Accordingly, the Gallup study of

Young people neither in employment nor in education and training / Νέοι που δεν είναι σε απασχόληση, εκπαίδευση και κατάρτιση.

Young people neither in employment nor in education and training In 2016, almost 1 in 3 young people aged 20-24 was neither in employment nor in education or training in Italy (29.1%), nearly 1 in 4 in Romania (23.6%), Greece (23.0%), Bulgaria and Cyprus (both 22.7%) and about 1 in 5 in Spain (21.2%) and

Examining barriers to learning under KA2 Game Laboratory project / Εξετάζοντας τα εμπόδια στη μάθηση στο πλαίσιο του έργου KA2 Game Laboratory

English text follows   Εμπόδια που εμφανίζονται κατά τη διαδικασία μάθηση για τους μη-παραδοσιακούς μαθητές Για τους σκοπούς του έργου μας, οι νέοι μας μαθητές είναι αυτοί που για διάφορους λόγους αντιμετωπίζονται μειονεκτικά από ομάδες και φορείς της οργανωμένης κοινωνίας, με αποτέλεσμα να έρχονται αντιμέτωποι με αλλεπάλληλα εμπόδια που δημιουργούνται λόγω της τρέχουσας τάξης πραγμάτων,

KA2 Game Laboratory in detail/ KA2 Game Laboratory λεπτομερώς

Barriers for learning for non-traditional learners For the purpose of our project, our young people are  learners are those that for various reasons have become “disadvantaged” in that they encounter obstacles created by society that restrict access to resources, benefits and opportunities. The structural causes that underlie disadvantage include disability, race, ethnicity, gender, religion, indigenous

Game laboratory: The first meeting of the project team

In two weeks time a Transnational Project Meeting will be held in Leszno, Poland. Coordinating organization will host three foreign guests from each partner country. Σε δύο εβδομάδες θα πραγματοποιηθεί μια Διακρατική Συνάντηση Έργου στο Leszno της Πολωνίας. Ο συντονιστικός οργανισμός θα φιλοξενήσει τρεις ξένους επισκέπτες από κάθε χώρα εταίρο. Click here for all the

Another important ‘Game laboratory’ project partner is PRAXIS EUROPE

Greek Text follows Praxis Europe is a community training organization, Birmingham, UK. Praxis Europe is a public training organization that is passionate about improving the lives of people at a disadvantage in Birmingham, especially young people, women and unemployed adults living in Birmingham. They promote employment and development. Employment and employment. Their motto is “Ideas

Time to present the 1st partner for Game Laboratory project / Ώρα να παρουσιαστεί ο 1ος εταίρος για το έργο Εργαστήριο Παιχνιδιών

Greek Text Follows Cazalla Intercultural is a local non-governmental organization in Lorca (Murcia), south-east of Spain, established in 1994, successively undertaking numerous activities in the youth field. These activities have social and inclusive characters. Areas of their activities are issues related to youth immigrants, young people with fewer opportunities, for this purpose they organize educational

The coordinator of Game Laboratory project/Ο συντονιστής του έργου Game Laboratory

Greek Text follows FOUNDATION CENTER FOR CREATIVE ACTIVITY was born in Leszno, Leszno poviat, Wielkopolska voivodeship, initiatives of three young people who believe in the potential of young people and the possibility of activating the local community. As a full-fledged organization, they have been existing since December 30, 2008. The Management Board and the Council of

New KA2 projects by Citizens In Power

  1.’Grow Green’ Main topic: Agro-entrepreneurship www.citizensinpower.org/activity/grow-green/ 3. ‘Informath’ Main topic: Maths for students informath 3. ‘Society Profits’ Main topic: Social Entrepreneurship www.citizensinpower.org/activity/society-profits/ 4.’Antidiscrimination Pack 2.0′ Main topic: Discrimination Antidiscrimination Pack 2.0  

Call for 2 participants for training in Spain

AGRO-EUROPEAN TOURISM, how to reinvigorate rural areas. Tuesday 29th November – Wednesday 7th December 2016 Documents to download: Agro brief               Participants application form agro tourism   Deadline to fill the application form is 17/08/2016   The project description The project “Agro-European Tourism, how to reinvigorate rural areas” is a training course with

Call for 2 participants for a training in Azerbaijan, Baku

‘Kaleidoscope’ 10-18 September 2016, Baku, Azerbaijan. This is an innovative training  for youth workers (Key Action 1 – mobility of youth workers) combining elements of cultural and religious diversity training with digital media skills (photography, video, editing, social media). Deadline to apply 12/07/2016   To download:   Application form  Infopack-Kaleidoscope  

QUALITY PARTNER RELATED TO YOUTH, ENTREPRENEURSHIP OR EMPLOYMENT FOR KA2 ACTION

SEARCHING FOR A QUALITY PARTNER RELATED TO YOUTH, ENTREPRENEURSHIP OR EMPLOYMENT FOR KA2 ACTION, 2016/February . NGO: C.I.P Citizens In Power PIC: 940 477 275 www.citizensinpower.org C.I.P is an NGO settled in Nicosia, Cyprus which has vast experience working with young people in the topics of entrepreneurship (including social entrepreneurship), democratic dialogue, social innovation and

Commonwealth Young Achievers book, 3 CIP members exhibit their success stories

Commonwealth Young Achievers book has been released Three of our members have made it! Angelos Parmatzias page 217 Katerina Gavrilidou page 234 Athanasia Konstantinou page 219     Preface Years of vigour and freshness, Ocean of potentials, Unending efforts and enthusiasm, Tears of hardships, Hope for a better world (YOUTH). The very letters of the term YOUTH reflect the true