C1 – Blended mobility of school learners

MARCH 2019
HOSTING ORGANISATION: Emphasys Centre (Nicosia, Cyprus)
The C1 (Blended mobility of school learners) of the ‘Personal Finance Programme – PFP’ project was organised between 24th and 28th of March 2019 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
All Teachers and Students from Cyprus, UK, Finland and Italy pilot tested the modules and all material produced by the consortium.
The main aim of C1 was to pilot test the 10 modules and all material by teachers and students. Students from United Kingdom, Finland, Italy and Cyprus participated in the training and gave their feedback/comments for the improvement of the training course.
Also, the basic functionalities of the PFP Learning Platform were presented and the students were taught how to create an account and the enrollment procedure.
The feedback and interest shown by all participants was very encouraging for the consortium. Apart from the knowledge obtained, the friendship built between everyone was amazing!
On the fisrt day of the Blended Learning Mobility Modules 1 & 2 were covered.
Module 1: Budgeting was presented by Andrea Bigliardi from IESS.
Module 2: Wages & salaries
Understanding your pay cheque was presented by David Evans from DHE Solutions
On the second day of the training, Modules 3 & 4 were covered.
Module 3: Investing, shares & compounding was presented by Russel Wareing from LRGS
Module 4: Pensions module was presented by David Evans from DHE Solutions
On the 3rd day of the training, Modules 5 & 6 were covered.
Module 5: Mortgages & Buying your first House was presented by Russel Wareing from LRGS
Module 6: The Tax module was presented by Aulikki Leisku-Johansson from UTA
On the 4th day of the training, Modules 7 & 8 were covered.
Module 7: Borrowing Money was presented by Andrea Bigliardi from IESS 
Module 8: Bank accounts & Savings was presented by Athos Charalambides from Emphasys Centre
On the 5th and final day of the training, Modules 9 & 10 were covered.
Module 9: Internet Security was presented by Nicholas Moudouros from Emphasys Centre
Module 10: Insurance was presented by Aulikki Leisku-Johansson from UTA

Cultural Events during the C1 Blended Mobility Training

Ceremony

On the last day of the C1 Blended Mobility Learning, a short ceremony was held and all participants were presented with their certificate.

Testimonials

Great teaching style! Informative and fun! Great visual tools. Very clear explanations. – Teacher
Great presentation! Really enjoyed the lesson. More music please! – Student
The lesson was very easy to follow and understand! – Student
I learnt alot of new information that can be useful in the future, when I will have to deal with this. – Student
Lessons were long enough to keep me engaged but short enough to keep my concentration.
– Student
Great lessons! Explainations were claer and the presentations were structured.The videos brought it together – Student
Online Security lesson was so relevant! Great use of Kahoot! Maybe have another lesson as there is alot to cover – Teacher
Engaging lessons and personal! Clearly structured and presented! Students & teachers were all involved and engaged! – Teacher