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Young People at the Forefront of the Fight against Antimicrobial Resistance

Young People at the Forefront of the Fight against Antimicrobial Resistance

May 13, 2024
By Dr. Irene Drymiotou, Researcher, Learning in Science Group – University of Cyprus The second awareness-raising campaign on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) concluded successfully at the Nicosia Mall of Cyprus on 7 April, 2024. The event was organized by the Learning in Science Group (LSG) of the University of Cyprus in collaboration with The Junior and …
Roll the dice! New MULTIPLIERS board game on antimicrobial resistance

Roll the dice! New MULTIPLIERS board game on antimicrobial resistance

Apr 23, 2024
By Èlia Tena, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona As part of the MULTIPLIERS project in Barcelona, a dice game was co-created by the local Open Schooling Community (OSC) to enhance pupils’ understanding of antimicrobial resistance. The game was designed to make the topic more accessible and engaging to 14-16 year old students, touching upon complex issues …
An outdoor classroom in the forest: new “marteloscope” educational site inaugurated in Ljubljana

An outdoor classroom in the forest: new “marteloscope” educational site inaugurated in Ljubljana

Apr 22, 2024
Šmarna gora, the highest hill in the city of Ljubljana, is now more than an iconic landscape monument and a destination for hikers. With the opening of the first “marteloscope” in central Slovenia, its slopes have been transformed into an outdoor classroom for school pupils thanks to an initiative of the EU-funded research and innovation project MULTIPLIERS.
What limits bacterial growth? Barcelona students find out with new MULTIPLIERS test kit

What limits bacterial growth? Barcelona students find out with new MULTIPLIERS test kit

Apr 18, 2024
This school year, the MULTIPLIERS Open Science Community (OSC) in Barcelona is focusing on the topic of Antimicrobial Resistance (ARM), integrating a newly developed educational program into science classes in five high schools: escola Tecnos, IE Feixes, INS Narcisa Freixas i Cruells, Vedruna Gràcia, and INS Ca n’Oriac.
New video: Marteloscopes as outdoor classrooms

New video: Marteloscopes as outdoor classrooms

Mar 21, 2024
Outdoor classes are a great way to get students excited about forests. But did you know teachers can use tablets and new media in forestry training sites too? Watch the video and learn all about the training sessions our students had with experts from the European Forest Institute in a “marteloscope” site in Bonn, Germany.
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School Marteloscope: Workshop for sixth grade pupils in Slovenia

Mar 7, 2024
By Žan Rode, Hana Rožman, Andreja Dolenec and Gregor Torkar On Friday, January 12, 2024, prospective teachers from the Faculty of Education at the University of Ljubljana held four different workshops for sixth-grade pupils at the primary school Šmartno pod Šmarno gora. The workshops were part of a practical test of the knowledge acquired in …