The Baltic Education Technology Institute (BETI)

BETI was founded in 2003 by an active team of professionals who have been working in the field of ICT and education technologies for more than 15 years. While implementing different activities in higher education and vocational training sectors the rich experience, knowledge and skills were accumulated in the field of ICT enhanced training, distance education methodology, learning technologies, multimedia production, development of web applications, etc. The team has been actively participating in national and European initiatives, namely Eureka, Leonardo da Vinci, Phare, KA3, Grundtvig and others. The main aims of the Institute are:
•    to apply scientific, methodological and practical activities to encourage ICT based training and learning in order to balance smooth education, social and economic development;
•    to seek for development of democratic, wide-accessed and self-dependant training conditions for all citizens while implementing lifelong learning paradigm, developing distance learning initiatives, and creating information systems for training, guidance and counseling;
•    to support IT based projects and process management, in cooperation with organizations and individuals seeking to ensure effectiveness and quality of implemented activities and provided services;
•    To develop new e-learning methodologies and new forms of learning, expertise, quality assurance and evaluation.