In September, ARTEMiS leader Violeta Ivanova traveled to Pakistan to teach a workshop on Visualization in Science Education. The Virtual University (VU) of Pakistan in Lahore hosted the four-day workshop, providing a computer lab and technical support. Educators from several Pakistani universities and professional staff from VU attended the workshop. EDC/USAID provided funding for curriculum and resource development and travel through a grant to MIT to develop an online teacher training program for Pakistan. You can learn more about the EDC-Pakistan: Teacher Training project on this website. To find out more about the workshop in Lahore, see article titled EDC/USAID Teacher Education Project and ARTEMiS: Visualization in Science Education in the October 2013 issue of VU’s newsletter.
All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.- Pablo Picasso