D(at)YW – Upgrading Digital Youth Work is an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership for innovation and exchange of good practises. The project pioneers to design a Complete Tool Kit and a Knowledge Pack for developing, implementing and monitoring various inclusive strategies for promoting deep digital skills.
Utilizing the non-working time
Introducing Open Badges
Creating transnational cooperation
During the first stage the consortium is conducting various surveys to identify the existing digital skills gap between young people’s abilities and the existing requirements of the job market.Learn More
The second stage is about designing and developing all essential teaching and learning material to support the promote of deep-tech digital skills through synergies and hubs.Learn More
At the third stage a short-term training for youth workers will be organised to test all developed materials.Learn More
After testing, the feedback will be incorporated into the designed product and presented again to the wider audience.Learn More
During the final phase of the project’s dissemination plan, which includes the completion of the planned activities and the implementation of the D(at)YW for digital literacy, each partner will organise a national conference in their country.Learn More
modules to be developed
deep tech clubs to start
May 9th-10th, 2019 in Erfurt, Germany.
Transnational Meeting #2
October 14th-15th, 2019 in Lancaster, UK.
Transnational Meeting #3
March, 2020 in Reus, Spain.
Short-term Joint Staff Training
June 2020 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
December 2020 in Germany, UK, Greece, Spain and Cyprus.
Transnational Meeting #4
December 2020 in Brussels, Belguim.
January 2021 in Brussels, Belguim.
Acknowledgement of youth work’s key role in acquisition of digital skills of youngsters
If you believe in the value of open non-formal education as a tool for the youngsters’ participation and their empowerment, it’ is time to take some action.
D(at)YW: e-Learning Platform Testing
The e-Learning Platform, featuring e-Academy, e-Community and e-Resource Data Bank, was developed as part of the Intellectual Output 3 (IO3-A1), and is meant to revolutionise blended-learning for young people and youth workers. Each of the partners took responsibility to integrate a specific part of the platform in their session, whether that be: e-Academy, e-Assessment, e-Community,…
D(at)YW Piloting: C++ Programming Language Course
Between the 3rd of November – 27th of November 2020, Emphasys Centre conducted the Pilot testing for the Digital@YouthWork project for the C++ module (which was the module developed). The sessions were organised face-to-face at the premises of Emphasys Centre in Nicosia, Cyprus. Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, the group of interested participants was split into two…
D(at)YW Piloting: Social Media Marketing
Open Europe piloted the module “Social Media Marketing” which is targeted at beginners in the topic: young people or youth workers who have average skills and knowledge in social media but who are interested in learning more about the marketing potential social media have. The two people who developed the course were in charge of…