The winners of the 2014 Inter-School Competition , authors of “ Shop around the clock ”, an Austrian-Lithuanian team composed of 17 Austrian students coordinated by Isabella Polligger, from “HTL-Villach” in Villach, and 16 Lithuanian students coordinated by Daiva Bitvinskienė, from “President Jonas Zemaitis Gymnasium” in Raseiniai, are currently in Brussels to visit the European institutions. After their successful cooperation, the two classes have finally met in the capital of the European Union.
For the second edition of Inter-School competition, "Online shopping" was chosen as the theme. European teachers were invited to involve their students in a fun and exciting project, to think creatively and share their ideas on a range of topics including online advertising, shopping safely online, choosing the best products, value for money and the benefits of EU and national regulations.
Using the consumer classroom ready-to-use teaching resources and interactive tools teachers and their students engaged in a unique intercultural educational experience.
The competition was opened to all secondary schools (12-18 year old students) across the European Union.
20 projects were evaluated by a 6-member jury, 10 were short-listed and finally, the winner, “ Shop around the clock ”, was selected through an online voting organised on the Consumer Classroom website.
Pictures and details to follow soon!