Digital Education Plan

ONE YEAR ONLINE

The new EU Digital Education Action Plan has completed one year since its implementation in March 2021. 

This six-year (2021-2027) EU initiative renews the first Action Plan outlined for 2018-2020. In order to provide an answer to digital education development at several levels and as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, it aims at helping Member States develop their expertise in Digital Education. 

This Action Plan has two fundamental areas:

  1. Fostering the development of a high-performing digital education ecosystem: enhancing digital equipment, connectivity and infrastructure; improving digital capacity planning and development; training teachers and staff in digital competencies; developing learning content;
  2. Enhancing digital skills and competences for the digital transformation: fostering a real environment of digital literacy development from an early age; developing a good knowledge of new technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence; ensuring girls and women have equal representation in digital studies and careers.
adapted from https://education.ec.europa.eu/focus-topics/digital-education/about/digital-education-action-plan

To learn more about the EU Digital Education Action Plan 2021-2017, visit the Digital Education
Stakeholder Forum
. You can also watch the full conference here.

EABHES monitors these developments in Digital Education at a Higher Education level and accredits
Blended and Online Programmes.

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