iTEC – Designing the future classroom
iTEC (Innovative Technologies for Engaging Classrooms) took place in the years 2012-2014 and continue today through the network of
MAKASH developed and implemented a model of organizational development for schools interested in deepening the implementation of the iTEC approach for a comprehensive implementation
MAKASH and the Administration for Science and Technology of the Ministry of Education were partners in the activities led by the consortium of European Ministries of Education for ICT (EUN – European Schoolnet). Other partners included Ministries of Education, technology developers and providers, and research institutions that worked together to change the way in which technologies are implemented in schools.
iTEC carried out four cycles of experimentation in which 90 classrooms from Israel took part. MAKASH ran several workshops and courses for the participating teachers. The teachers got close guidance and access to the advanced pedagogies and technologies that were developed. They shared their experiences with more than 2,500 classrooms in 20 European countries in a project with 26 partners including 14 Ministries of Education.