If you are between 16 and 30 years of age, and are interested in animation and coding, you can take part in the eSkills for Jobs 2015 European Video Competition. This is an opportunity for young people to show creativity and to test their skills at animation and coding!
School is where the learning journey begins. "La Buona Scuola" - "The Good School" - is a twelve-point plan that outlines the steps required to make schools in Italy more efficient and effective, digitally.
If you ask Alberto López from Spain what he finds most compelling about the world of IT, he can answer you immediately: "It's a field where you never stop learning. It's totally fascinating". This enthusiasm for learning is the reason he decided to translate his own experience as a student into that of teacher.
At a recent EIF debate "Bridging the ICT skills gap", chaired by eSkills for Jobs 2015 Ambassadors MEPs Brando Benifei and Victor Negrescu, high-level speakers discussed the strategies to help more people succeed in the 21st century market. As industry and business require more and more people to attain strong ICT skills, a timely investment in digital competences is more than recommended.
Getting to know the practical aspects of most business areas today requires having a mixed skillset of sound technical skills and soft client-oriented skills.
The unemployment rate in Kosovo is estimated to exceed 45% - the highest rate in Europe, and one of the highest in the world. A major challenge facing the country is a lack of digitally-competent workers.
We are pleased to announce that a new webinar "Digital skills for the 21st Century Classroom" will take place on 1st October at 18:00h Brussels time.