German NABIBB reports about FEC

…and KBS Bayreuth won a prize

Posted by Martin Kolb on July 7, 2019

Our project was featured by the NABIBB recently and KBS Bayreuth was awarded a prize in recognition of the innovative concepts in e-commerce.

After the final report of the project at the beginning of 2019 the national agency of Germany Nationale Agentur Bildung für Europa beim Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung (NABIBB) approached the German project team in order to publish an article about the project on their website. Today this article was released and can be found here. We are very proud that our project was chosen as an example of successful project work.

Read the full story here

Screenshot from NABIBB website

“isi DIGITAL” Prize awarded to KBS Bayreuth

Futhermore, KBS Bayreuth received a prize for school development in digitalization. On June 25th the project team and headmaster Bernhard Grünewald received the third prize of €1,500.00 from state secretary Anna Stolz. In her laudatory speech Eva Geist, member of the jury, praised the “innovative, cooperative and sustainable work at KBS Bayreuth”. She expressly mentioned the “Fit for E-Commerce” project and the cooperation between the three partner schools when “testing, evaluating and adapting the teaching materials”. Besides the Erasmus+ project she also pointed out the innovative additional lessons at KBS Bayreuth. Furthermore in a short interview, Martin Kolb pointed out the innovative business ideas which students developed during the project and what the main challenges are when creating a web shop.

Click here to see the promo video for the award ceremony (bottom of the page).