DIGITAL SERVICES FOR EDUCATION IN UKRAINE: INFORMATION RESOURCE CREATED
|The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine together with the SSI “Institute of Educational Analytics” in cooperation with the SoftServe company, supported by the “Tech to the Rescue” project and the OPEN/TECH crowdsourcing initiative, created an information resource “Digital services for the education of Ukraine” for the Ukrainian educational institutions of all levels.
The target auditory of the resource is various categories of users such as students, pedagogical, scientific and administrative staff of the educational institutions, as well as partners and volunteers who are ready to facilitate the development of digital education, access to high-quality educational materials, and information services.
The purpose of the resource is to provide relevant information to the educational institutions of Ukraine about all available opportunities for free access to the educational platforms and services, and requirements for joining programs offered by the partners. The resource already contains available information about such services as Coursera, Udemy, edX, Labster, Zoom, Google Workspace, and the information will be constantly updated.
Successful examples of the use of open online courses and digital services in the educational process will be regularly published on the pages of the resource.
It is planned to create a toolkit for gathering and processing information obtained from the pedagogical staff regarding the compliance of various online courses with educational disciplines and the features of their application. A search form for relevant online courses will also be available for teachers who are starting to learn about open resources.
A webinar presentation of the resource “Digital Services for the Education of Ukraine” will be held for technical administrators of educational institutions, teachers, pupils and students. It will take place on December 7, 2022, at 12:30 via the link, and the broadcast will also be available on the Facebook page of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.