Body and Mind Academy project and its outputs are directed to adults 50+ and people working in unformal sector of adults’ education. The main goal of the project is to enhance activity in physical, intellectual and social aspect of adults’ life specifically through implementation of innovative tools. The project outputs are: - Web app promoting physical activity and using gamification techniques - Guideline with methodology of working with adults 50+ outline and with ready to use program of year long course - Video tutorials displaying thorough process of physical activation of adults. It is assumed that the receivers of the project and the results regarding Europe will count for at least 600 people – seniors and teachers working with them. The main beneficiaries of the project are adults; they will gain, as a result, motivation to increase their life activity on the several fields. This merit is important considering increasing lifetime span of European citizens. Return to full activity can be considered by most of senior adults as opportunity to become fully legitimate member of the society again. This factor will strength seniors’ chances for self-realization, enhance the ability for better expression, and boost the social skills. All those so called “soft competencies” are crucial for sustained and permanent self-development and for healthy functioning of senior adults in European society.
Intellectual Output 1. The guide
The app will be created as an open source technology to provide the chance for further improvements even after the project financing period is finished. The app will be able to create reports and stats (number of users, duration time of app usage, etc.). Based on the reports’ insights, project organizers and coordinators will be able to decide whether further app promotion or other actions to attract new users is needed.Intellectual Output 3. Videos