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
The final programme focuses on five particular entrepreneurial competencies; Creativity, Convincing/Realism, Risk-taking, adaptability and teamwork.