Intellectual Output 4 will focus on the production of the CONNECTEDLEARNING@YW TOOL KIT, a comprehensive guide for the implementation of the Digital Connected Learning Routes Across Europe. The Tool Kit will include a road map, guidelines, templates, good examples, monitoring tools, practical tips, SWOT analysis.
Additionally, a campaign and a petition will be designed and implemented, to support the interactive maps and the Connected Learning Routes methodology, as a means to promote Non-Formal Learning and its validation, and to enhance the methods that Youth Workers use to reach out to marginalised groups of young people.
Finally, IO4 will promote the creation of synergies between youth workers, youth organisations, associations, stakeholders, education providers etc.
This Toolkit aims to help and guide participants (Learners and learning Providers) in the e-learning platform and mobile app through their journey of expanding their knowledge and more specific in the digital world.
On the 30th of March 2021, the online pilot testing was conducted featuring a guest speaker with his associates. The session began with an introduction about Emphasys, the presenter, guest speaker – entrepreneur Afxentis Evaggelou and his associates. An introduction to the idea of the CONNECTEDLEARNING@YW project was introduced followed by the demonstration of registration on the Platform and Mobile Application where all participants were encouraged to register.
A pilot-testing within the project CONNECTEDLEARNING@YW was held on April 21 and 22, 2021. It was conducted face-to-face and 20 people (young people and youth workers), divided into two groups attended. The training started with the presentation of the project, the created e-learning platform (https://connectedlearningmap.com/) and training modules.
The piloting session focused on the course developed by the European Digital Learning Network, the module on Marketing took place the 19th March 2021. The online session started at 15.00 CET with a short introduction of the programme of the afternoon, the display of the agenda and was immediately followed by the presentation of Connected Learning @YW project. The whole course of Marketing was illustrated by the staff of Dlearn who was the trainer of the workshop and some chapters, in particular the ones on Branding and Digital Marketing were explored in more depth and allocated the majority of the scheduled time.