Photoconsortium Educational Portal


We strongly believe that heritage photography and digital cultural heritage in general have a huge potential for empowering education at all levels. This portal gives access to resources and outstanding initiatives that leverage on such potential to support teaching and learning.


Creating a Digital Cultural Heritage community



MOOC – Learn how to help users discover and engage with online collection repositories through the use case of Europeana, the digital gateway for European cultural heritage content, along with many other examples.


Audiovisuals on photo processes


It is not that easy to fully understand how ancient photographic processes worked. In this section, a series of very clear videos shows various techniques with footages and animations.


Europeana Education

Europeana Education is the name of a community promoted by Europeana, the European digital library, and specially designed to share, interact and inspire teachers and learners in using Europe’s digital cultural heritage to shape the future of digital education.

The Pill Expo: Contraceptive Pill as a 20th Century Game-Changer

img. The Pill Expo website. Why was the birth control pill a game changer in the twentieth century and why has it become even more controversial today? These are the central questions that The Pill Expo will address. The rights and choices of today weren’t given but...

Survey about digital cultural heritage education

img. Gezin met 10 kinderen gaan emigreren, Gooi en Vecht Historisch, CC BY-SA via Europeana. As part of the participation of the stakeholders in The Digital Heritage Education project, it was launched a survey for teachers, museum educators, museum content producers,...