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News 11 May 2022

We are preparing exciting things for the upcoming Ecsite conference

News 10 May 2022

The Make it Open Navigator is out! This unique open schooling tool made by teachers for teachers, is accessible to everyone and soon to be translated in 11 languages. Have a look now: https://openschoolingnavigator.eu/

News 9 May 2022

Our host for #ecsite2022, experimenta, has received a special commendation by the European Museum of the Year Award 2022!

News 5 May 2022

Science engagement organisations have a unique opportunity to draft plans together with the 100 cities selected by the European Commission to be role models in reaching climate neutrality by 2030. The programme is part of the Horizon Europe Cities Mission, one of the EU’s five research missions, a new type of programme aiming to generate critical mass to tackle pressing societal challenges.

News 5 May 2022

Every year the LEGO Idea Conference gathers partners and other thought leaders around the idea of Learning Through Play, which means hands-on, minds-on experiences that promote skills development for all people across the development domains: physical, social, emotional, cognitive and creative. Learning Through Play is at the heart of LEGO Idea Conference efforts to empower children to develop a breadth of skills and become creative, engaged lifelong learners.

News 4 May 2022

Meeting of directors of museums and administration in charge of museum policy
Paris, May 3-4, 2022

Directors of museums from the 27 Member States of the EU were invited in Paris to discuss the role of museums in Europe in the framework of the French Presidency of the EU Council, and exchange on their main challenges for the future in the cultural fabric of Europe.

News 28 April 2022

The Ecsite Annual General Meeting will be taking place on Friday 3 June 2022, 15:45 – 17:00, in Heilbronn, Germany. All Ecsite members are welcome to attend but only Full members have voting rights.

Calls 26 April 2022

Present your work at the Ecsite Space Group pre-conference workshop on 1 June in Heilbronn, Germany.

News 12 April 2022

The final Policy event from the RETHINK and TRESCA EU-funded projects was held on the 21 and 22 of March 2022.

News 12 April 2022

Nine full members, four associate members, three sustaining members and 1 one-person company have been accepted by the Ecsite Board since January 2022.


Digital Spokes magazine

Spokes is the monthly magazine of Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums. Hear the latest news from European science engagement, go further with in-depth features and make the most of the good reads, events and opportunities shared by Ecsite members.

Spokes magazine #75, April 2022

IN DEPTH: From place to space : libraries and civic engagement by A. Vanautgaerden

LOOKOUT: Tinkering for learning, equity, and social inclusion

COLUMN: Time to pause and reflect on Spokes by C. Franche & M. Xanthoudaki


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