PROJECT GAMES WITHOUT BARRIERS
games-without-barriers-erasmus-plus-project
games-without-barriers-erasmus-plus-project

Project GAMES WITHOUT BARRIERS – Game-based learning in initial VET for Accessible Tourism (Grant Agreement n. 2019-1-IT01-KA202-007450, CUP code G95G19000500006)


 Erasmus+ CALL 2019 KA2 - COOPERATION FOR THE INNOVATION AND THE EXCHANGE OF GOOD PRACTICES - STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING


 The project GAMES WITHOUT BARRIERS aims at achieving two main objectives:

  • to reduce the training gap within tourism VET schools with regard to accessible tourism issues, by embedding accessible tourism topics in their curricula;
  • to develop and experiment edutainment approaches and tools in training, by integrating game-based and experiential learning in the teaching practices and using new media and digital technologies in a creative and collaborative way.

To achieve these goals the project will develop the following main activities:

  • Organization of joint staff training events addressed to teachers of the partner schools who will be trained on accessible tourism issues and on the use of edutainment approaches to training
  • Design of training modules on accessible tourism for use in mainstream tourism VET school programmes
  • Design of training activities for the modules delivery focused on game-based learning and experiential learning, also through the use of digital technologies and tools
  • Design and implementation of a game-based web app on accessible tourism
  • Experimentation of the new training modules on accessible tourism and the edutainment methods and tools during exchanges of groups of pupils
  • Organization of public dissemination events to present the results of project activities to key stakeholders, staff of education and vocational training schools on tourism and public and private representatives of tourism sector.

Partnership

  • Incipit Consulting Soc. Coop. – Italy (coordinator)
  • ENAT, European Network for Accessible Tourism – Belgium
  • Consorzio Itaca Soc. Coop. – Italy
  • Istituto Professionale di Stato Servizi per l’Enogastronomia e Ospitalità Alberghiera Servizi Commerciali di Assisi – Italy
  • Fundació Privada Escola de Restauració i Hostaleria de Barcelona – Spain
  • Colegiul Economic “Gheorghe Dragos” - Romania
  • Wattajob s.r.l. - Italy