History Teaching

History teaching in South Eastern Europe

List of seminars held in South Eastern Europe and available reports.

Between 2000 and 2002, many of the activities were held in the framework of the Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe - Working Group on History and History Teaching in South Eastern Europe. The activities of this Group come under the responsibility of the Task Force Education and Youth – Enhanced Graz Process.

Previously, the activities came under the programme ADACS (Activities for the Development and Consolidation of Democratic Stability).

Reports

  • "The structures and standards of initial training for history teachers in South Eastern Europe. A comparative study" (2002)
  • ANNEX I – "Country reports: General information on the structures and standards of
    the initial training of history teachers in the countries of South Eastern Europe"
  • Annex II – Maps

Main report - Download the document

Country reports - Download the document

Maps - Download the document

  • Three studies define regional cooperation in South Eastern Europe as part of the Stability pact and the Graz process, and give an overview of the activities in the field of education until 2002.

"Stability Pact" (2002)

"History and History Teaching in South Eastern Europe. The Graz Process Workshop" (1999) - report of the 1999 workshop in Graz

"Partnerships for Educational Renewal. Council of Europe education activities in South Eastern Europe" (2002)

   

Seminars

2004 

Seminar on "History Teaching"
Pristina, Kosovo1, 11-12 December 2004

Meeting of Experts on "The Development of History Curricula"
Pristina, Kosovo1, 21-22 September 2004

National Seminar on “History textbooks for minorities, multiperspectivity,
the use of textbooks and ICT
Lake Palić, Serbia, 17 – 18 May 2004

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All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo

2003 

National Seminar on “Textbooks and Teaching materials: the development and use in the classroom
Belgrade, Serbia, 6-7 November 2003

Regional Workshop on “Developing new history textbooks
Belgrade, Serbia, 4-5 November 2003

Seminar on “Teaching History in Serbia
Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, 21 – 22 January 2003

2002 

Meeting of the Working Group on History and History Teaching in South Eastern Europe
Tirana, Albania, 21 – 22 November 2002

Conference on “History textbooks and teaching resources in Southern East Europe: a future?
Sinaia, Romania, 6 – 8 June 2002

2001 

Teacher Training Seminar on “New approaches in teaching history in secondary schools
Iasi, Romania, 12 – 14 November 2001

Regional Seminar on “The challenges facing history teachers in the 21st Century in a regional context
Budapest, Hungary, 8 – 10 November 2001

Regional Seminar on “Teaching the beginning of World War II
Bled, Slovenia, 18 – 20 October 2001

Meeting of Experts on “The preparation of a comparative study on the initial training of history teachers in South Eastern Europe”
Podgorica, Montenegro, 28 – 29 September 2001

Regional Teacher Training Seminar on “Teaching materials: controversial and sensitive issues, multiperspectivity
Ohrid, “the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia”, 6– 8 May 2001

Seminar on “Active learning methods and enquiry-based learning for history educators
Belgrade, Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, 5 – 7 March 2001

Meeting of Experts on “The development of history curricula in Albania”
Tirana, Albania, 21 – 22 February 2001
and
Seminar on “Active learning methods and enquiry-based learning for history educators
Tirana, Albania, 23 – 24 February 2001

2000 

Meeting of the Working Group on “History and History Teaching in South Eastern Europe
Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 14 – 15 December 2000

Conference on "The initial and in-service training of history teachers in South Eastern Europe"
Athens, Greece, 28 - 30 September 2000

1999  

Seminar on "The reform of history teaching: curriculum, textbooks and teacher training"
Mavrovo, "the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia", 19 - 21 October 1999

Seminar on “The reform of history teaching: curriculum, textbooks and teacher training
Tirana, Albania, 6 - 8 October 1999

Seminar on "History and History Teaching in South Eastern Europe" The Graz Process Workshop
Graz, Austria, 1– 2 October 1999