Malta joins the leading pack of European countries in the serious implementation of the European Digital Agenda. We do this both at local and European level. Digital Skills best practices in any country are very effective since they reduce cost and increase successful implementation for other countries. This is why many National Digital Coalitions like our foundation is always keeping an eye for European collaboration.
Microsoft in collaboration with HEPIS (Hellenic Professional Informatics Society) on an initiative where youths in Greece can learn Digital skills for free. This is part of the Microsoft Youthspark Initiative. CSM and the eSkills Malta Foundation have collaborated with HEPIS so that this interesting initiative is extended to the Maltese islands. The Foundation is in total agreement with quality initiatives that can expand and increase digital skills, whoever the audience, and we are pleased to offer this opportunity to all Training companies, Education, colleges and Universities. Students can be given the opportunity to increase their digital coding skills.
In this respect, I would like to entice you to take advantage of this opportunity since it can only be taken until the end of December 2017. Should you be interested or have any query please do not hesitate to contact us.
You are cordially invited to attend our second MSEAM event on Thursday 7th December, 2017 at 16.00 delivered by Dr Rose Anne Cuschieri.
Those interested could confirm their attendance for the second session
by not later than Monday 4th
December by filling in an online registration form by clicking on the following link:
Hereunder please find more information:
MSEAM PD Session – 7-12-2017 – Gozo2.docx
Congratulations to all of our contestants who participated in last Friday’s Public Speaking Competition held at the Gozo College Secondary School. We would like to extend our sincere gratitude and appreciation to all the volunteers at the English Speaking Union (ESU) in Gozo, the Chairperson Mr John Barnes, in particular. The ESU will be announcing details of the Public Speaking Summer School in due course. Anyone interested in participating, please contact Mr John Barnes at this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
On the 27th October 2017, the Gozo College Student Council Middle school invited Ms Lisa Kock and Ms Sarah Stafrace from Kellimni.com. They delivered a talk to year 11 on mental health and the services that kellimni.com offers for young people to benefit from. Students were also informed about this initiative that is an online support service run by trained staff and volunteers reachable through e-mail, chat and smart messaging 24/7 for support. Students were also able to ask questions about the services that they provide.
The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) will be organizing a weekend of activities for young students as part of their Apprezza Campaign. Students are encouraged to participate in these activities.
Letter to Parents re weekend activities
On Wednesday 18th of October, the Gozo College Secondary School welcomed Mr Mark Laurence Zammit as part of our Career Paths and Journeys Program. The students attending both the Gozo College Middle School and Gozo College Secondary School had the opportunity to ask Mr Zammit various questions about his personal Career Progression Path and about the ample opportunities available to them within the Journalism and Media Industry.
As part of Malta Pride 2017, LGBTI+ Gozo in collaboration with Mental Health Association Gozo invites you to a talk on Mental Wellbeing & Queer. This will cater sexuality within mentally challenged individuals, and the challenges that one face together with the stigmatisation about such topic. On the other hand questioning the nature and importance of Mental well-being in today’s fast paced environment. On an eve of a public holiday, we look forward to meeting you on Thursday 7th September, registration 09:30hrs. RSVP by messaging us on Facebook.