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[…]

Hallå STEAM! at Schildt high school in Jyväskylä

Please scroll down for the English version! Temadagarna för naturvetenskap och matematik (Luma) i Schildts gymnasium i Jyväskylä ägde rum den 11-12 april 2019. Vårt Hallå STEAM -projekt hade inbjudits att delta i evenemanget. Osmo Pekonen och Johan Stén bidrog med föreläsningarar på svenska om vetenskapshistoriska ämnen. Pekonen talade (två gånger) om temat för sin senaste doktorsavhandling och flertalet[…]

Experience Workshop celebrating Jyväskylä’s birthday with a STEAM-party

    The City of Jyväskylä celebrated its 182. anniversary on March 23. Jyvälän Setlementti and Experience Workshop joined the events in the city library with STEAM family workshops. The highlight of the day was the creation of a beautiful carpet made of CaraWonga’s recycled industrial textile pieces. Thanks to Olivia Oláh, children enjoyed doing[…]

Building the giant dome of friendship in Jyväskylä

Valentine’s Day is understood as the day of friendship in Finland. Experience Workshop and Jyvälän Settlementi celebrated it together with friends and colleagues and a lot of STEAM tools at the youth culture center Veturitallit (which used to be an locomotive repair station once): there were people from the Tuu ja tee (learning by doing)[…]