Promoting and Implementing Digital STEM Education at Secondary Schools in Africa

This paper discusses an ongoing initiative aimed at promoting and implementing digital STEM education at secondary schools in Africa. This initiative, coined Go-Lab Goes Africa (GO-GA), is an innovation action supported by the Eu- ropean Commission through its H2020 Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The general vision and the implementation strategy are outlined in detail, as well as the challenges faced and results achieved during its first year. Index Terms—Inquiry Learning, Online Labs, Virtual Labs, Digital Education, STEM Education, Secondary School, Teacher Communities, Learning Platform, Educational Repository, Open Educational Resources, Sustainable Development Goals


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Proceedings of the IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, 698-705
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IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, Dubai, UAE, April 9-11, 2019
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Apr 10 2019
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New York, IEEE
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