The international StarT competition

Here you can find more detailed information (themes, schedule, assessment criteria and awards) about the international StarT competition.

The annual international StarT competition has two categories:

  1. Projects by students
  2. Best educational practices by teachers, instructors and other educators

The best projects and best educational practices will be awarded annually.

 

StarT proceeds as follows:

  1. Project work is done in the learning communities
  2. StarT-Days and StarT-Fests
  3. Work is reported online in two categories a) projects by students b) best educational practices. Reporting happens in the form of short videos (3 min) and learning diaries.
  4. StarT jury reviews the reported work.
  5. The most distinguished projects and best practices continue on to the international public voting on Youtube. Public’s favourites will be chosen through this voting.
  6. The nominees for the International LUMA StarT awards will be chosen by the StarT jury from the projects and best practices that made it to the public voting.
  7. The winners of the International LUMA StarT awards will be chosen from the nominees. The winners will be awarded at the International LUMA StarT Gala, and they will receive as their main prize a trip to Finland.