European Workshop:

„ Democratic School: Children’s rights and participation in basic education”

Helsinki (Finland), 10 – 13 October 2011

 

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CONTEXT

    The workshop will focus on the best practices and activities in teaching and learning about democracy, children’s rights and participation in basic education especially from the following points of views:
    - Children’s rights and participation in school’s operational culture;
    - Different cases on how the Rights of the Child are promoted all around Europe;
    - The role of student boards and student associations.
    The programme will consist of introductory lectures and visits to local schools. Co-operative learning will be the working method throughout the workshop: the participants will share their experiences and professional practices with peers from other participating countries.

TARGET GROUP

    Class and subject teachers, heads of schools, student counsellors and teacher trainers in basic education.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

    Interested education professionals can apply directly to participate in any training activity of the Pestalozzi programme. [More]

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NEWS

KEY DOCUMENTS

Description of the Workshop

PICTURES

FURTHER DOCUMENTS

Documents for further reading
Children’s rights
Education for Democratic Citizenship

 

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