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Due to the situation regarding the coronavirus pandemic, we have decided to implement this year's Technology Didactics Symposium 2020 virtually and at the same time make up for the planned attendance event from 17 to 19 November 2021 at the TUM Akademiezentrum Raitenhaslach. This year, the symposium…

We would like to warmly welcome all our students in the winter semester 2020/2021. The courses of the Technical Education chair will take place in self-learning environments based on the idea of hybrid learning via the learning platform Moodle. The students will be introduced to self-organized…

Digitalization and the use of digital media in vocational education has received a massive boost again, not least due to the Corona pandemic and the associated restrictions on present instruction. However, the implementation of digital media and digital learning environments poses new challenges…

On 18.09.2020 took place at the TUM School of Education the kick-off event of the project "Teachers’ Professional Development (TPD) in Science and Technology in Primary Schools". In this event the participants of the TPD had the opportunity to get to know each other and also get more information…

The Technology Didactics Symposium 2020, which was planned for Reitenhaslach from 11.11. to 13.11.2020, will take place online. We are currently working on an online event to provide you with the papers on demand. You can find more information here.

As part of the third contact phase of the postgraduate program 'TVET Leadership for Transformation', a virtual Culture Party was held for all participants. The aim was to support a deeper engagement with and understanding of the cultures of South Africa and Germany and to prepare the planned study…

Three Munich vocational schools and the Department of Technical Didactics are starting cooperation in the area of "Hybrid Learning Landscapes". At a kick-off event, the participants were introduced to the possibilities of cooperation and support by the Chair of Technology Didactics and first teams…

We are pleased to welcome a new research assistant to the technology didactics team. Rupert Heindl is involved in the scientific support of the project "Teaching in the virtual classroom at vocational schools" with the cooperation of the State Ministry for Education and Cultural Affairs, the ALP…

We are pleased to welcome a new research assistant to the technical didactics team. Tobias Ludwig has recently completed the Master of Education for vocational training at the TUM and is now starting the TRR277 project. We wish him in this sense a good start and a nice time full of experience.

In the annual report of the TÜV Süd Foundation, Prof. Pittich was interviewed on the funded project "In-service training of primary school teachers in the field of science and technology". You can find the interview under the following link. The complete annual report here.