Project Description

Ocean Connections – Developing Ocean Literacy through Creative Digital Pedagogies

Period: 2019-10-01 – 2021-06-30

Funded by: Comisión Europea

Oceans project will produce the following outputs:

  • A State-of-the-Art review of Ocean Literacy, creative pedagogies in science education and the use or AR/VR tools to support science education, synthesised to produce a teaching framework for creative, digital approaches to teaching Ocean Literacy
  • AR/VR tools for use with the teaching framework, linked to the three aquaria, piloted by schools/aquaria partnerships between Nov ’19 and July ’20.
  • An OCEANS toolkit, consisting of the teaching framework, AR/VR tools, and 6 sets of evaluated teaching materials using creative pedagogical approaches with AR/VR tools for teaching Ocean Literacy, based on the pilot projects.