CLOUD COMPUTING FOR EDUCATION

COURSE INFORMATION


The world is changing rapidly. Day by day people are engaging more and more in ICT. Education is not out of this phenomenon. Most of the educational institutes’ students now rely on web based educational system. From lectures to assignment submission, everything is now online based. There comes the necessity of cloud. Cloud computing is a buzzing word now-a-days in ICT industry. It means delivery of computing resources over the internet. In one word, cloud computing is nothing but a bunch of highly scalable computers working together somewhere and giving service to an end user over the internet. It can also be visualized as doing one’s computing work using hardware resources from another place. Cloud users can benefit from other organizations delivering services associated with their software, data and other computing needs on the behalf, without need to run the usual software of their computer.

Cloud computing is the next stage in the slope of the internet, it assists the means through which everything – from computing power to computing infrastructure, applications and business operations – can be delivered to you as a service wherever and whenever you demand them.

The aim of this course is to give necessary information and ability related to cloud computing to the course participants.

COURSE PROGRAMME (DAY BY DAY)


DAY 1

Morning

Official presentation – Introducing the group

Introduction : Cloud computing for management in education

Afternoon

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 2

Morning

Cloud computing in class – shared documents and tables

Afternoon

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 3

Morning

Cloud computing in class – shared presentations

Afternoon

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 4

Morning

Cloud computing in class – making web sites

Afternoon

Cloud computing – making a blog

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 5

Morning

Cloud computing for management of the school –  shared calendar and  teachers’ room

Afternoon

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 6

Morning

Cloud computing for assessment and self-assesment

Afternoon

Trips (Please see “Course Locations & Trips” page of the website for details)

DAY 7

Morning

Cloud computing for me – participants prepare and present their  web site

Evaluation of the course

Presenting participants’ certificates

Afternoon

Departures after 14:00

COURSE SESSIONS

DATE LOCATION
20 – 26 January, 2020 Kavala / Greece
23 – 29 March, 2020 Thassos Island / Greece
06 – 12 April, 2020 Istanbul / Turkey
15 – 21 July, 2020 Istanbul / Turkey
03 – 09 August, 2020 Thassos Island / Greece
19 – 25 October, 2020 Varna / Bulgaria
23 – 29 November, 2020 Kavala / Greece
11 – 17 January, 2021 Istanbul / Turkey
08 – 14 February, 2021 Thassos Island / Greece
22 – 28 March, 2021 Kavala / Greece
26 April – 2 May, 2021 Istanbul / Turkey
02 – 08 August, 2021 Thassos Island / Greece
16 – 22 August, 2021 Istanbul / Turkey
25 – 31 October, 2021 Varna / Bulgaria
22 – 28 November, 2021 Kavala / Greece