In the framework of the PROTEIN project, the 10th of October 2020 Istituto Comprensivo di Bosco Chiesanuova – Polo Europeo della Conoscenza (ICDB) has organized in Verona a conference titled “The good proteins for the school”.
PROTEIN project has been introduced by Eugenio Mantovani from Vrije Universiteit Brussel. During his speech, he presented the aim of the project, its benefits for future users and the upcoming piloting phase.
In the following part, using the metaphor of healthy nutrition of student’s minds, the conference speakers promoted educational approaches to allows students to develop their potential and awareness with appropriate tools in constructive educational environments. The presence of nationally well-known keynote speakers attracted not only teachers but also the general public: despite the COVID19 restrictions, 110 persons attended the conference in presence. The conference has been live-streamed on youtube and the ICDB website reaching more than 4000 views.
Representatives of political and governmental institutions at various levels intervened during the conference: a representative of the European Commission DG Education and culture (Renato Girelli), the vice-minister of education and research (Anna Ascani) and the director of Verona provincial department of education.
The agenda and the record videos of the conference can be found at this link: https://www.europole.org/le-buone-proteine-della-scuola/