The MUSE project (Multigrade
School Education) aims at developing an in service training
programme that will be designed to meet the needs of multigrade
schoolteachers in order to improve their educational performance
in the multigrade school environment.
The training is based on methodological approaches
of multigrade teaching and on the use of ICT applications
so as to provide:
- An in-service training programme for teachers of multigrade
- The use of the Internet in order to develop a platform
for training, collaboration, networking and exchanging
of ideas between teachers, students and trainers.
The proposed approach is expected to enhance
professional skills of multigrade schoolteachers as well as
develop their abilities to design and evaluate didactic plans.
The MUSE project provides multigrade schoolteachers continuous
training and support, enhancing communication among remote
multigrade school teaching environment and outside educational
The duration of the project is two years
(October 2002 - October 2004).