DigitALAD. Digital Adult Educators: Preparing Adult Educators for a Digital World.

The aim of DigitALAD is to prepare adult educators to become digitally literate, build their capacity to use and teach with the use of innovative digital tools and resources and integrate digital tools in their teaching practices for employability.

Objectives of the project: 

  • Build the capacity of adult educators to become digitally literate in their teaching practices.
  • Build the competencies of adults to use digital tools for employability.
  • Develop innovative quality resources for adult educators/trainers & adults.
  • Promote awareness on the importance of digital skills for adults in Europe.

Outputs of the project: 

  • IO1 – DigitALAD Training Programme for Adult Educators.
  • IO2 – E-learning space and gamified online learning modules.
  • IO3 – Impact assessment study and practice recommendations.
  • IO4 – Policy recommendations report.

Target group:

  • Adult educators and trainers.
  • Adult learners.
  • Adult education organisations.
  • Academics.
  • Researchers.
  • Officers from relevant public & private authorities in the field of adult education.


Coordinators: University of Latvia – Latvia


  • University of Aegean – Greece
  • Centre for Advancement of Research and Development in Educational Technology LTC (CARDET) – Cyprus
  • Rural hub – Ireland
  • European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA) – Belgium
  • INNOVADE – Cyprus
  • JAITEK Tecnología y Formación – Spain