Discussing data education with the International Open Data Charter

April 30th, 2021 / Karl Donert / 0 comments

The coordinators of the D3 (Developing Data Literacy) Project, EUROGEO, became a signatory of the International Open Data Charter (ODC) in 2020.  The aim was to seek to promote the use of data in education and training and improve people’s understanding of the importance of open data to society. The International Open Data Charter has … Continue reading Discussing data education with the International Open Data Charter

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D3 presented at EUROGEO 2021

April 23rd, 2021 / Karl Donert / 0 comments

The D3 Project was disseminated at the EUROGEO 2021 Conference on April 23rd 2021.  Due to the Covid pandemic the conference was held online, hosted by UNEC, Madrid, the Spanish Open University. The conference theme Sustainable Development Goals for all, where the SDGs seek to promote a multidimensional model of development capable of guaranteeing sustainability. This … Continue reading D3 presented at EUROGEO 2021

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D3 Project Developing Open Data Teacher Training

December 7th, 2020 / Karl Donert / Comments Off on D3 Project Developing Open Data Teacher Training

  Partners in the Developing Digital Data Literacy are working on creating a teacher training course to connect school teaching, to the European Digital Competence Framework for Citizens (DigComp 2.1) and relating it to the Competence Framework for Educators (DigCompEdu). Following the publication of a Comparative Review on the use of open data in school … Continue reading D3 Project Developing Open Data Teacher Training

D3 Project Publishes Comparative Review

October 17th, 2020 / Karl Donert / Comments Off on D3 Project Publishes Comparative Review

The first output of the D3 project has been published. It is a European review of digital data literacy opportunities in terms of school curricula, qualifications and availability of digital open data tools in secondary school. The report also addresses guidelines and a framework for inclusion of such data and related competences in secondary schools. … Continue reading D3 Project Publishes Comparative Review

D3 Project and the Open Data Charter

July 6th, 2020 / Karl Donert / 0 comments

As a result of the research and work undertaken by the D3 project, the  European Association of Geographers identified the work being undertaken by the members of the International Open Data Charter.  The association has applied for membership and signed the Charter, campaigning for the collection and open use of data gathered by governments and … Continue reading D3 Project and the Open Data Charter