What is Social Innovation Education?
Social innovation Education (SIE) is an innovative educational model that has been implemented, tested and validated by several mainstream primary and secondary schools around Europe during 2018-2020, as part of the Horizon 2020 NEMESIS project.
At the core of SIE lays the process of co-creation which implies a collaborative problem-solving process between intergenerational groups that come together to co-create solutions and drive positive change.
It is envisioned that the project’s results will bring a positive impactupon students’ willingness and competences to actively participate in society while strengthening their skills and competences.
- Develop an innovative educational model through Social Innovation Education (SIE) that will allow teachers to adopt a new approach in teaching and learning for deaf students
- Provide role-models to deaf children by connecting them with the Deaf Community and particularly with deaf entrepreneurs, artists and scientists
- Highlight and promote sign language as a tool for inclusive, innovative education. – Train teachers and enable them to apply the innovative Results of the programme to develop deaf children’s change making competences
- Bring deaf students from different countries together to connect and foster their self-confidence as they will view themselves as members of the broader Deaf community