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Social innovations within makerspace settings for early entrepreneurial education - The DOIT project


The H2020 project DOIT aims to enable primary and secondary school pupils (6-16 years) using open innovation methods, digital maker and collaboration tools to tackle societal problems. Thereby DOIT wants to support the development of pupils’ social innovation and entrepreneurial mind-sets, knowhow and skills. The conference contribution describes the project’s background in early entrepreneurship education, its social innovation learning approach, and design of makerspace-based learning activities.


Authors' manuscript of the paper published in the proceedings of EdMedia 2018: Bastiaens T., Van Braak J., Brown M., et al. (eds.) (2018), Proceedings of EdMedia - World Conference on Educational Media and Technology (pp. 1716-1725). Amsterdam: AACE.



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DOIT – Entrepreneurial skills for young social innovators in an open digital world. A European Initiative 770063
European Commission