Digital Art Education and Cultural Exchanges among European Countries (digiTEACH) is a project that is funded by the European Union Erasmus+ programme (Grant Agreement Number 2023-1-FR01-KA220-SCH-000154014). The general objective of the project is to enhance art education in European schools through innovative and engaging digital tools, fostering intercultural understanding and knowledge sharing. Also, the project’s aim is the digitalisation of artistic work (especially paintings and sculptures but also tapestry and other work of art) located in different European countries.
The project’s specific objectives are:
- To develop a new ICT teaching methodology for art teachers, incorporating digital tools to enhance instruction and engagement.
- To create a digital «art cloud» accessible to European art teachers and students, providing high-definition access to a vast collection of art pieces.
- To establish an e-learning platform where teachers and students can collaboratively design and implement digital educational paths on art, utilizing the art cloud resources.
- To launch a project website to disseminate the project’s findings, achievements, and resources, including a blog section where teachers and students can share their art experiences and creations.
- To foster a stronger sense of European identity and cultural understanding among students and teachers through digital exchanges and collaborative art projects.
- To facilitate knowledge sharing and collaboration among European schools in the realm of art education, promoting innovation and cross-cultural exchange.
- To enhance students’ ICT skills related to art and culture, empowering them to explore and interpret art in a digital context.
The project is implemented by:
- Reseau National D’Enseignement Superieur Professionnel Prive, France
- Centrica srl, Italy
- Asociación para el Desarrollo socioemocional de la persona, la sociedad y para la cooperación internacional Uno, Spain
- Ethniko Kentro Erevnas kai Diasosis Sholikou Ylikou (EKEDISY), Greece
- Centro Machiavelli, Italy
- Initiatives pur une Formation efficace asbl, Belgium
- Sahinbey Vali Mehmet Lutfullah Bilgin Orta Okulu, Turkey