Description of the project
The principal objective of the project is to develop an online platform to interact with physical robots or in a virtual community, to implement with them specific teaching units for adults with disabilities. This goal leads offering this group the ability to access a normal activity, such as playing with robots. With this in mind it aims to help to promote the inclusion of disabled people. For this purpose, the consortium counts with experts on this target group.
Involve parents in teaching/learning activities to enhance the bond parent – child and strengthen their relationship is also a project purpose. The fact that there is a virtual community also allows playing in pairs. For this reason, physically separated adults could also play in a jointly way.
- Parents and other relatives of the people with intellectual disabilities, because of the game will be developed in such a way that combine a low intellectual difficulty with an adult design and psychology.
- Schools dealing with people with intellectual disabilities of all participating countries, because they will have available an online interactive platform to be used not only for improving the skills and competences of the people with ID, but also because of this platform will serve also as a mean of getting in touch and communicating with other professionals also involved in special education.
- Universities and other organizations training special education teachers, which are also an important target group for the project, because they will disseminate this tool among the future teachers.
- People with Intellectual Disabilities at all ages, because these tools will help then not only to foster their personal development, but also their social insertion.
- A platform, virtual community and real game
- A robot, which will be the element with which the user of the platform interacts.
- 10 Teaching units
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