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 –[…]

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[…]

The Poly-Universe book is taking shape! Erasmus+ meeting in Slovakia

Finally the methodology and exercise book of the Poly-Universe tool begins to take shape. The smell and touch of piles of freshly printed paper is quite promising! The last transnational meeting of the Erasmus+ PUSE (Poly-Universe in School Education) project took place in Nové Zámky, Slovakia. Hosts were the teachers of the Gergely Czuczor Primary School,[…]

Experience Workshop on the spot in Spain with Erasmus+ Poly-Universe

We are approaching the goal: to introduce the Poly-Universe tool into school education and do nothing less but transform math learning into a playful game. The 3rd transnational meeting of the Erasmus+ PUSE – Poly-Universe in School Education project took place in Pamplona (Spain), on 25-26. October 2018.  The Finnish team was made up of[…]

Polyuniverse in School Education Erasmus+ project moves forward with Finnish teachers! Combinatorics class with Poly-Universe from Jyväskylä

The Erasmus+ Poly-Universe project continues this autumn! Math and art teachers from Viitaniemi school, Jyväskylä joined forces and invented an activity for 9th graders.  Merja Sinnemäki (science and math teacher) and Leena Kuorikoski (art teacher) of the Viitaniemi School in Jyväskylä looked for an introductory activity to combinatorics. By using the Poly-Universe tool, Merja said[…]

Experience Workshop hosted the “Poly-Universe in School Education” Erasmus+ project in Finland

Experience Workshop hosted a dozen maths teachers from a range of countries, in order to turn the fabulous Poly-universe tool into an educational aid at maths classes. By the way, in the end maths will become fun of course! It was a 2-day transnational meeting on 31.05. and 01.06. within the frameworks of the Erasmus+ PUSE (Poly-Universe[…]