InnoTEACH – Applying Principles of Innovation in School
The research and development of new and improved services, systems, and products is an important driver for the European market. Innovation requires people that can interact in innovation teams, innovative and new ideas, creative environments supporting the creation of innovation, and innovation processes that support the entire chain from idea creation to the implementation of an innovation project. Innovation is intimately linked with entrepreneurship. Ideas, Innovation and Entrepreneurship are considered the keys to a wealthy and sustainable economy [1, 3, 5, 6, 8]. The InnoTEACH project empowers the innovation mind-set in the European Union by establishing learning environments in schools which fertilize the grounds for young people to apply innovation principles in problem solving and learning about entrepreneurship concepts at the same time. This paper presents “InnoTEACH”, a European project that transfers the innovation best practices from industry to the education and certification of school teachers.
KeywordsInnovation Entrepreneurship Teacher
The “InnoTEACH” project has been funded with support from the European Commission under the Programme: Erasmus+, KA2, Strategic Partnerships for school education with the Project No. 2016-1-SI01-KA201-021641.
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