School festival in Dudelange, 11 July, 2014

The sciPADS team has been at the school festival in Dudelange on 11th of July to present a poster about how students learn and work with iPads at School Deich. School Deich also showed a video which illustrated an overview […]

JURE Conference 2014 in Nicosia, Cyprus, June 30 – July 4, 2014

Nathalie Hack presented the paper called “Investigating creative inquiries with tablet cloud systems in elementary science education” at the JURE (Junior Researchers of Earli) Conference about Learning and Instruction Inside Out, which was held in Nicosia (Cyprus) from June 30 […]

“New Perspectives in Science Education” conference in Florence, Italy, 20-21 March 2014

Nathalie Hack has presented the co-authored paper “Investigating creative inquiries with tablet-cloud systems in elementary science” with Prof. Dr. Charles Max at the international conference “New Perspectives in Science Education”, which took place from March 20 to 21 in Florence […]

EAPRIL Conference in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, 27-29 November 2013

Nathalie Hack gave a round-table talk at the eapril conference in Biel (CH). In her talk, Nathalie addressed issues of assessing learning in the sciPADS project (Creative Inquiry with iPads and Cloud Learning in elementary science education).


Online background Questionnaire – pupils

During the winter semester of the new academic school year 2013-2014, the sciPADS team conducted an online background Questionnaire –utilizing Survey Monkey – with the Cycle 3 and 4 pupils of the four participating schools. This online background Questionnaire incorporates […]

Meetings with the teachers

Update on past events


Currently, our sciPADS-Team counts four attended meetings through out the school year 2013-2014 of which three were individual teacher meetings and one general teacher meeting. The first two individual teacher meetings both took place on […]

New apps from the “learning and the brain” conference

In his talk at the “Learning and the Brain” conference in Boston, Marc Barnes presented some work done in classrooms with social media and apps.From the various tools that Marc Barnes discussed with the audience, I want to emphasise the […]

EARLI Conference in Munich, Germany, 26-31 August 2013

On friday 30th August 2013, the sciPADS team presented the project “Creative Inquiry with iPads and cloud learning in elementary science” at the 15th biennial EARLI and JURE Conference on Responsible Teaching and Sustainable Learning, which took place in Munich, […]

Poster session at the ‘Schoulfest zu Harel’

On Friday 12th July 2013, the sciPADS team participated in the ‘Schoulfest zu Harel’, the end of year’s school festivity of the Regionalschoul Uewersauer in Harlange. Besides the multiple activities organized for this festivity, the school also presented a collection […]

Third general teachers meeting

On Tuesday 9th July 2013, a general meeting took place between the teachers and the sciPADS team at the École Fondamentale Pontpierre. During this meeting, the current state of the sciPADS project at the different schools was discussed. The main […]