April 2019

2019 – 2020 eTwinning School Label awards

New eTwinning School Labels have been awarded! This year 1004 schools received the label for 2019-2020. These awarded schools are pioneers and are recognised as leaders in areas such as:

Read the article and view the full list of the awarded schools here.


A new chapter in eTwinning - Vocational education and Training

After 14 successful years of supporting primary and secondary education, eTwinning is eager to increase and recognise the work of vocational education and training schools (VET) across Europe.

From the eTwinning Portal


eTwinning and Friends: EUROCLIO

Euroclio connects history educators across Europe, supporting the development of responsible and innovative history, citizenship, and heritage education by promoting critical thinking, multiple perspectives, mutual respect, and the inclusion of controversial issues. Through an online educational multimedia tool, called Historiana, teachers can access learning activities which support this year’s eTwinning theme of Democratic Participation. Read the article and discover more here.


eTwinning in Finland, the land of thousand lakes and islands

One-third of the Finnish population (1.6 million people) live in rural areas and Finland tries to give to all students living in the most isolated rural schools a strong educational foundation that will prepare them for work and higher education. Mirjami Hyttinen, an upper secondary teacher in Finland and an eTwinning enthusiast, talked to us about her school which is located at the border of Finland and Sweden in southern Lapland. Read more here.