The Santander Explorer international entrepreneurship program will reach up to 2,000 entrepreneurs in 2020-2021 around the world – all powered by the Claned platform.
It is a big undertaking and the team was excited and dedicated to start producing something spectacular. Through activities, assignments and discussions with our Learning Design team, they discovered how to communicate their learning goals in ways that are social and engaging.
“Claned makes possible the kind of social learning we need to promote. From peer to peer learning and at the same time, the blended learning experience we deploy.”
What it is you’ve set out to achieve with the Explorer program?
Explorer is a pre-seed program for university entrepreneurs. During 12 weeks we help them to develop their ideas and turn them into a solution that contributes to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals 2030. The students become actors of change through the building of economically sustainable projects in different industries, sectors and types of organisations.
Why did you choose Claned to help you execute this vision?
Explorer is a mix of online training and community, both things are key to help students to achieve their goals. Claned makes possible the kind of social learning we need to promote peer to peer learning and at the same time, help us leveraging the blended learning experience we deploy in partnership with the universities part of the program.
How do you feel about the result of the process?
We are more than happy. These last weeks that we’ve dept into Claned features and worked with the team in the design of our learning path have been mind-blowing. Now our approach to the design of learning experience is more social and more collaborative. That is going to have a huge positive impact on how the Explorers achieve their goals.
Banco Santander and its commitment to education
Banco Santander is firmly committed to progress and inclusive, sustainable growth, with a long-standing dedication to higher education that sets it apart from the world’s other financial institutions. With more than EUR 1,800 million invested in academic initiatives since 2002 through Santander Universities and over 430,000 university scholarships and grants awarded since 2005, it has been recognised as the company that invests the most in education worldwide (Varkey/UNESCO, Fortune 500 Report), with agreements in place with 1,000 universities and institutions in 22 countries.
Founder & CEO
Claned Group Ltd.
Explorer / CISE
Communication & Marketing
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