Experience Workshop coordinates Erasmus+ Mathina in Finland

MATHINA – innovative digital mathematics for educators, young learners, and parents to connect non-formal and formal learning Mathina is a two-year collaboration Erasmus+ project between five European organizations, to promote mathematical thinking by developing, implementing, and disseminating open educational tools adequate to the digital age. The participants on this project are: Atractor (Portugal),  Bragi Vizualne Komunikacije (Slovenia), […]

PUSE – Erasmus+ Poly-Universe in School Education multiplication event

On 6-7 June 2019, Experience Workshop’s two-day-Erasmus+ Poly-Universe in School Education multiplication event at the University of Jyväskylä marked the endpoint of two years of research and educational development of the Hungarian Poly-Universe tool in mathematics education. The project closed with the publication of a gigantic 530 page long book in two languages (English and Hungarian). The[…]

Outerspace warriors celebrating schools in Finland

Toukofest 2019 – the yearly organized festival for schoolchildren in Jyväskylä’s sports hall Hipposhalli on 29.05. – a day of dance, play, and all sorts of exciting explorations! Experience Workshop was there with Jyvälä Settlements/Sillat project to build the 4D Frame warka water tower, to play music, dwell into the world of STEAM tools –[…]

Uptown Night Festival – Yläkaupungin Yö in Jyväskylä with Experience Workshop

The Uptown Night Festival or Yläkaupungin Yö marks the beginning of the summer in Jyväskylä, when everyone who is able to move is hanging out on the streets playing, listening to concerts or eating. Finnish weather surprised us with an extreme of 25 plus degrees. Experience Workshop was also out on one of the best[…]

Poly-Universe in School Education Erasmus+ dissemination event at Finland’s top STEM Education Meet-up in the University of Jyväskylä

Erasmus+ Poly-Universe in School Education – PUSE methodology dissemination event at Finland’s top STEM-education Meet-up: LUMA Days 2019!  Date: Friday, 7.6.2019, 13.00 –14.30 Place: UNIVERSITY OF JYVÄSKYLÄ, FYS5 Multidisciplinary Mathematics Learning with the Poly-Universe Visual Experience Toolkit Merja Sinnemäki, Leena Kuorikoski, Nóra Somlyódy, Matias Kaukolinna & Kristóf Fenyvesi REGISTER NOW by sending an e-mail and[…]

Multiplication event of the “Poly-Universe in School Education” Erasmus+ project

6-7 June 2019, UNIVERSITY OF JYVÄSKYLÄ   Educational tools which make the thinking process more sensible and tangible, do not only contribute to the more enjoyable learning of a certain subject, but even subject frameworks themselves can be expanded. Passages open up, new connections are created between different fields of expertise, allowing a playful move towards the multidisciplinary and[…]

Experience Workshop on tour in the USA

Experience Workshop Finland will be on stage in March at the Westfield State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology and at the Museum of Mathematics New York. Check out the program below: March 27, Wednesday Experience Workshop-Finland’s GeoGebra Arts & STEAM Playground workshop & seminar at the Westfield State University. Hosted by Christine von Renesse[…]

Preschool experiment with 4D Frame soft blocks

  Preschool children of Liinalampi daycare in Central Finland created these soft block structures during their free playtime. They worked in small groups. They mainly used Experience Workshop’s 4D Frame soft blocks but also creatively combined them with other tools. Instructor: Veronika Juhász. *** Liinalammen esikoululaiset rakentelivat vapaan leikin aikana näitä palikkateoksia. Lapset leikkivät pienissä[…]