Information of the working groups of the Education and Culture Committee

The following five working groups have been proposed and validated by the Standing Committee.

Each group will take contact with the other committees working on the same topics in order to coordinate our works.

Teachers’ profession in the 21st century
Person in charge: Heleen Jansen

A questionnaire intended for teachers has been developed. It aims to analyse their new needs in training in order to face the challenges of the 21st century. This questionnaire will be sent by Heleen Janson to all members of the Education and Culture Committee who are requested to distribute it within their NGO and to a maximum of teachers.

Access to the digital media for all
Person in charge: Harry Rogge

This group will contact the group “Education for democratic citizenship and human rights in the area of digital media” for which Gabriel Nissim is in charge.

Learning history : becoming a democratic European citizen
Person in charge: Yosanne Vella

Can the learning of History bring young people to become active European citizens?
There will be co-operation with the History Teaching Division of the Council of Europe.

Think Tank : Education 21
Person in charge: Sabine Rohmann

Existing group

Religions and human rights
Person in charge: James Barnett