8-9 November 2017 Olga Dziabenko member of the Next-Lab consortium (researcher of the Deusto LearningLab) gave 2 day workshop for students and professors of the Faculty of Education, Precarpathian National University. The activity was devoted to a presentation of the Go-Lab ecosystem, introduction of the Apps, Labs and ILS. The work with authoring tool (graasp.eu) led to creating more than 20 ILS in national language. With this action the first ILSs in Ukrainian language were developed and presented to the teachers of secondary and primary education system of the country.
The Naxt-Lab intends to change the educational landscape of STEM education in Europe on a very large scale. It covers secondary and primary education. The project offers a unique and extensive collection of interactive online (virtual and remote) laboratories that can be straightforwardly and efficiently combined with dedicated support tools (learning apps) and multimedia material to truly form open, cloud-based, shareable educational resources with an embedded pedagogical structure. Next-Lab is designed to rely on full co-creation with users in combination with rapid development and testing cycles. Next-Lab offers tools for the learning of 21st century skills, facilities for self- and peer-assessment and portfolio development, as well as opportunities to include learning by modeling. The project supports networks of teachers, professional associations, and policymakers.