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Europeana Education is an initiative to bring cultural heritage to educators, students and lifelong learners, 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.
Europeana’s collections provide multiple perspectives on historical, political, economic, cultural and human developments across Europe and beyond. This is a treasure trove of resources to make the most interesting and inspiring content available for students and lifelong learners.
Learn more: Europeana page on pro
Europeana Education community: Facebook group
The LinkedIn group
Valuable resources from Europeana Education:
Available in 2020 two more national versions (French and Italian), to run 16 March 2020.
Guide to using Europeana in Education (available in 5 different languages)
Transcribathon, an online collaborative tool that allows students to transcribe First World War original documents like diaries or letters and engage deeper with their past. Students can transcribe documents to Italian or English, but also to other European languages.
Vangoyourself, an open platform to recreate art masterpieces in a funny and engaging way.