All that Jazz is a course for senior citizens, entitled ‘All that Jazz: A journey through the history of jazz. From its origins to the new trends’, is a 25-hour course which was created in 2011 by Fundación Universidad Carlos III in Spain. The aim of this lifelong learning course is to document and analyse the evolution of the different jazz styles in relation to the various social, political and cultural movements of the time through original recordings, film footage and live demonstrations.
Special Prize for Educational Media Encouraging Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations
The special Award for Educational Media Encouraging Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations will be awarded to an entry or production that clearly uses (multi)media to encourage active ageing and solidarity between generations.
The Special Prize for Educational Media Encouraging Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations 2012 is being organised in collaboration with the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations, this award is supported by the European Commission through the Lifelong Learning Programme (LLP) for the MEDEA2020 project (2010-2012).
This prize was won by All that Jazz made by Fundación Universidad Carlos III, Spain. All that Jazz is the media part of a lifelong learning course which uses multiple media: video, audio, face to face classes, presentations, DVD, as well as a class blog.
This entry received a MEDEA Medal as well as an Acer Tablet and a Camtasia & Snagit software bundle.