Conference “Digital Literacy in Preschool”


Conference “Digital Literacy in Preschool”

We offer you to watch a short video overview of how the international conference “Digital Literacy in Preschool” went. At the conference, experts discussed the safe and meaningful use of technology in preschool education, as well as shared their experience on the role of technology in modern education.

Within the framework of the conference, the importance of preschool education in general was also widely discussed, emphasizing the importance of a safe environment and quality care, so that children can develop fully and maintain motivation to learn in the following stages of education.

The main goal of the conference was to emphasize the role of modern technology in preschool education, explaining how technology can develop children’s creativity, promote communication skills and the ability to work in a team.

The conference was organized with the support of the Erasmus+ project “Digital literacy in preschool”.

Opening of the conference, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia Andas Čakša

The importance of preschool in a child’s life, founder of preschool “Dibber” (“CreaKids” in Latvia) Hans Jakob Sunnby

Remote learning in preschool, teachers of Lithuanian preschool “Gintarelis” Ugnė Marija Lukosevic and Agnė Draučikaitė

Notice every child in preschool, preschool education expert, project leader in Norway Ivonne Linnstade

Child safety on the Internet, LMT service manager Otto Ķenga

Exploring the Digital Sandbox, Innovation Expert Asad Abbas

How to protect your digital home, founder of the digital security center Elviss Strazdins

Artificial intelligence – teacher’s assistant, RTU researcher, head of preschool “Ketes māja”, Ph.D. Evija Mirke

Digital learning tools in everyday life – presentation of examples, “CreaKids” preschool teachers Sintija Jākobsone, Līga Krūmiņa

Conclusion of the conference