Next-Gen Learning Experiences Challenge
In the rapidly evolving landscape of digital education, the "Next-Gen Learning Experiences Challenge" seeks to foster innovation in learning design and pedagogies. As we embrace the power of digital tools, we aim to create engaging, interactive, and motivating educational experiences that cater to diverse learning styles, abilities, and interests.
The hackathon will take place in a blended format. Address for onsite participation: Tiranë, Rruga Frang Bardhi, Selitë, Albania
Who can join?
11 - 13 NOV 2023Register by 04 NOV
Tiranë - Albania
Learning Spaces and Pedagogies
Challenge and goals
Participants develop and present innovative solutions to revolutionise digital learning experiences by:
- Creating a platform for collaborative content creation and customisation, enhancing engagement in learning for educators and students.
- Designing educational games for diverse age groups and subjects, combining fun with valuable learning outcomes.
- Developing an engaging e-learning module or platform for global accessibility to educational content.
- Inventing new approaches to online learning, whether asynchronous (e.g., pre-recorded content, forums, wikis) or synchronous (e.g., real-time virtual classrooms), fostering learner engagement.
- Creating a tool for insightful feedback to educators and learners, supporting continuous improvement in the learning journey.
Expectations and requirements for the solutions and participants
We expect participants to:
- Collaborate Effectively in Teams: Work seamlessly within diverse teams, harnessing collective strengths to create innovative learning solutions.
- Strong Problem-Solving Abilities: Demonstrate the capacity to analyse complex challenges and devise creative solutions for enhancing digital education.
- Enthusiasm for Learning: Display a genuine passion for advancing digital education, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
- Actively Participate in Workshops and Mentorship: Engage actively in workshops and mentorship sessions to broaden your knowledge and skills in learning design and pedagogies.
- Address Real Challenges and Propose Feasible Solutions: Tackle real-world issues in digital education with practical and sustainable solutions, contributing to the evolution of the field.
We provide comprehensive facilities and support, including training, workshops, and mentorship sessions in technical and business areas, led by national and international coaches and mentors. Participants also have access to dedicated workspaces, makerspaces, and laboratories for technical implementation. For those attending the hackathon in person, we offer refreshments and snacks to keep you energised and focused.