Abruzzo Coding: territorial system action to introduce Coding in schools

Last update: 19/11/2020
Location: Italy

Digital Skills Contribution

RATI was founded in 2011 in Abruzzo, Italy. We are implementing the ABRUZZO CODING project, which aims to spreading the new digital skills in the schools in the region. We have developed an action plan to:

  • Raise awareness on a computational thinking and coding among schools of all levels;
  • Organize digital skills training courses for teachers with qualified retired professionals or young graduates and/or researchers as trainers;
  • Build partnerships with local bodies, municipalities, enterprises, university to create "local coalitions" sustaining schools in this innovation process;
  • Organize public communication events to stimulate the adoption the training of new digital skills by new schools.