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FEDORA

A future-oriented model to enable creative thinking, foresight and active hope as skills needed in formal and informal science education.

ABOUT FEDORA

The aim of this project is to regenerate the ecosystem of science learning in secondary education.


The goal is to develop a future-oriented model to enable creative thinking, foresight and active hope as skills needed in formal and informal science education.


This animation is part of their manifesto and explains the future in a very simple way.




OUR PARTNERS

Teach the Future is working together with great partners form all over Europe; University of Bologne (IT), University of Helsinki (FI), University of Oxford (UK), Kaunas University of Technology (LI) and Formicablu (IT).






OUR ACTIVITIES

Teach the Future is involved in a couple of activities, Erica Bol and Els Dragt are working on:


  1. CURRICULA SCANNING: scanning the various national curricula and textbooks on elements of futures thinking, specifically in science related subjects.

  2. YOUNG VISIONS SCANNING: scanning and coding the future visions and ideas of youngsters (for example from the KinderTrendrede) to gain insight on how science & technology plays a role in their visions.

  3. MANIFESTO DESIGN: designing a manifesto to create awareness and understanding about futures literacy in science education



THE MANIFESTO


An inspiring manifesto creating awareness, including simple recommendations how to futurize science education.



You can download the manifesto here:

Future-oriented science education manifesto
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All information about the project can be found at www.fedora-project.eu


FEDORA has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement no. 872841




MORE RESOURCES:

The manifesto contains additional animations to help explore the future. See below.

More resources can be found at the FEDORA project page.


Are you ready to explore the future?


Challenge 1 - Spark your curiosity



Challenge 2 - Fuel your imagination


Challenge 3 - Design your reality


Challenge 4 - Have your say!


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