IDEATE Intensive Learning Course in Turku. Photo by Peter Purg


September 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Educational innovations which nurture open and eager approach to new knowledge and empower students to create new products and services, are of interest to business in raising employees for need of future business life. The heads of creative departments from dynamic start-ups to global industrial giants (such as Apple, Disney or Siemens) will get to…

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IDEATE presented in Georgia

February 29, 2016 / 0 comments

In their final meeting and conference (3.–5. November 2015 in Tbilisi, Georgia), the IDEATE project was presented by Vesa Hautala (University of Turku—a partner in the IDEATE project) to two Erasmus Mundus projects—Mobilities for Innovation and Development (MID) and Whole Europe Beyond Boarders (WEBB). There were 36 project partners present who represented universities in both the European…

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Starting the Seed of Change in Staffordshire University

October 14, 2015 / 0 comments

“The IDEATE teacher training made Entrepreneurship more applicable to my discipline,” stated one of the participants in the IDEATE teacher training in the feedback. This shows the training achieved to bring Entrepreneurship relevant to the participants. The students regardless of their discipline need entrepreneurial skills in their future work life. First, they should take initiative…

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Teacher Trainings in Vilnius and Gorica

June 4, 2015 / 0 comments

The IDEATE Intensive Teacher Training is designed as a practical set of tools and interactive methods to support entrepreneurship education from the perspective of a transversal competence to be available and taught as a theme — rather than a separate subject at all levels of education. The practical two-day workshop focuses on interactive teaching methods…

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Lesson Learned on IDEATE Teacher Training November 7 – 8, 2014, Turku

December 23, 2014 / 0 comments

by Vesa Hautala and Kaisu Paasio The first IDEATE Teacher Training was held in Turku to 15 participants. The training was marketed as staff training about how to use participative and interactive teaching methods to enhance Entrepreneurial behaviour of students. The training was marketed to staff of the University of Turku on the intranet sites…

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The first Teacher Training

October 1, 2014 / 0 comments

by Vesa Hautala & Kaisu Paasio Here in Turku we are already very excited to start a new phase in the IDEATE project. The first of the four teacher training events is about to kick off next Tuesday, including our project partners from Lithuania, UK and Slovenia.. The IDEATE Teacher Training programme is designed to…

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