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What is The Edison Project

ETBI was involved in a European Project, Edison, with Spain, Austria, UK, The Netherlands, and Italy,
to develop a programme of professional development for teachers, focussing on the development of
the following:

  • The entrepreneurial attitude and skills of the teacher.
  • A pedagogy that supports classroom activity to enhance the entrepreneurial attitude and
    skills of the students.
  • A cross-curricular approach to entrepreneurial education.
  • An entrepreneurial school culture.

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The Programme focuses on five key entrepreneurial skills

Entrepreneurial Education “Edison”
A Professional Development Programme on Entrepreneurial Education to help schools/colleges/centres build an entrepreneurial culture

Watch the Video

Introduction to the Edison Programme by Manfred Polzin

Launched By

The programme was launched at European level in December 2015 and launched in Ireland by the Minister for Education & Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton, T.D., at the ETBI Education Conference, September 2016.