26/03/2014: Pestalozzi Summer school “Promoting Participation” 28 June – 6 July 2014
The online registration process for the summer school is completed, the selection by the National Liaison Officers is underway and a response will be sent to participants mid-April. [More information]
Developing Intercultural Competence through Education (Pestalozzi series n°3) (2014)
The current volume takes one step further
towards the full integration of intercultural
competences as a key competence within
the education system. It aims at offering
an educational rationale and conceptual
framework for the development of
intercultural competence, as well as a clear
description of its constitutive elements to
be developed in and through education.
What shows that you are interculturally competent?
The Intercultural Cities Programme and the Pestalozzi
Programme are launching a new web application. Optimised for
smartphones and tablets this tool will help you look at your
intercultural competence in a playful way, recognise your strong
points as well as areas which need further development.
The present application is based on an educational tool developed
by a group of education professionals from all over Europe.
Direct link to the application
training activities of the Pestalozzi Programme for 2014 are online.
In cooperation with our partners in our member states we can offer a wide range of training
opportunities for education professionals across Europe on and around the major aspects of education for democracy:
citizenship, diversity, human rights, mediation, fighting prejudice, media literacy, to name but a few.
The calendar will be continuously updated with the
detailed descriptions of the activities and some additional
Please consult the section on "How to participate".
It explains in detail the procedure
to follow in case you wish to participate in one of the
different types of events.