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DigiEduHack 2024

Seize the opportunity, let's support people-driven digital transformation in education together!

Get ready: the 5th edition of DigiEduHack will take place 8-17 Nov 2024!

Empower Your Students with Digital Skills — Host a DigiEduHack

In today’s fast-paced digital world, the importance of equipping young minds with advanced digital skills cannot be overstated. Across Europe, the demand for digital skills is surging, urging everyone to adapt to new technologies and consequently shaping the way education evolves. In fact, despite some improvements, the levels of digital literacy in Europe are low: only 54% of the EU population has basic digital. Digital technology continues to permeate every aspect of our lives, from how we work to how we communicate, and it is within this context that hosting a DigiEduHack becomes not just beneficial but essential for schools aiming to lead in educational innovation. Schools play a pivotal role in this educational evolution, as they prepare students for a world that values agility, adaptability, and tech-savviness.

What is DigiEduHack?

DigiEduHack is a global initiative that brings students, educators, technologists, and designers together to develop solutions that enhance digital education. By hosting a DigiEduHack, schools invite innovation right into their classrooms and offer students a hands-on opportunity to develop the skills that matter in the 21st century.

Transformative Learning Through Hackathons

Imagine a day where your classrooms buzz with excitement and the air crackles with ideas. Students collaborate in teams, brainstorming and building prototypes that address real-world problems. Educators and tech professionals mentor spirited young minds, guiding them as they use digital tools to create, innovate, and learn. This dynamic learning environment does more than just teach students how to use technology—it inspires them to think critically about how technology can be used to improve their world. It challenges them to become not just passive consumers of digital content but active creators and problem solvers.

The Benefits of Hosting a DigiEduHack

Schools that host DigiEduHacks gain numerous benefits, including:

  • Enhancing digital literacy across the curriculum.
  • Fostering a culture of collaboration and creativity.
  • Connecting students with experts in technology and education.
  • Highlighting the school’s commitment to innovative teaching and learning methods.
  • Strengthening community ties through inclusive education-focused events.
  • Your School Can Lead the Charge

We are on the lookout for forward-thinking schools across Europe to join us as hosts for the upcoming DigiEduHack series. This is your opportunity to shine as a beacon of digital education, to showcase your school’s innovative spirit, and to make a tangible difference in your students’ educational journey. Check out the main milestones of DigiEduHack here.

Take the Leap

Are you ready to position your school at the forefront of digital education innovation? Apply now to host a DigiEduHack! Help us empower the next generation of digital natives to shape and redefine the future of learning.

Together, let’s hack the challenges of today to unlock the opportunities of tomorrow. Join the movement to transform education through technology. 

Apply today and be part of the change!

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