Whether you have been eTwinning for years or you are just getting started now is the perfect time to get involved. eTwinning Weeks runs throughout the autumn and we have so much planned to give you a helping hand along the way.
Free eTwinning training in the UK
We have a series of online and face to face training sessions running throughout the autumn to help you get started with finding partners and starting eTwinning projects. For more information and to sign up for free: http://www.britishcouncil.org/etwinning-events.
Raising Standards through International Links event Birmingham 17 October
Find out how linking and working with schools in other countries can support DfE policy on raising school standards and the professional development of teachers and can help you equip young people with the skills they need to live and work in a global society.
If you are a school leader with responsibility for developing your school’s CPD strategy or you want to find out more about how international links could help to raise standards in your school this British Council event is for you.
To register to attend the event for free just complete the online registration form: https://etwinning.wufoo.com/forms/raising-standards-through-international-links.
A new Twinspace for new projects
To make working together with your partners easier we have a new and improved Twinspace for all newly registered projects. It is now easier than ever to share your work, communicate with your partners, create project activities and get your pupils actively involved.
Here is a sneak peek:
To get a Twinspace of your own to work on all you need to do is register your new eTwinning project.
An overview of the changes and guidance can be found here: http://www.etwinning.net/en/pub/get_support/help/how_to_use_the_twinspace.htm.