learn how to build an inclusive practice through sharing knowledge and reflection among teachers, trainers, psychologists and managers;
Understand the advantages and disadvantages of approaches such as inclusion, integration and mainstreaming in order to enhance good quality of education and training for all students and learners.
develop and evaluate appropriate methodologies according to student needs for preventing bias, school dropouts and anti-social behaviour;
use technology to support all students in inclusive settings;
foster collaboration within the school community (teachers, students, parents/carers) in a framework of inclusive values and support students’ participation and achievement for sustainable school environments;
develop collaboration, communication, and networking skills with other teaching professionals.
The course builds an inclusive practice through sharing knowledge and reflection among teachers, trainers, psychologists and managers. Upon completion of the course, participants will use reflective instruments to develop learning strategies, techniques and resources through a range of practical activities, case studies and hands on activities, aiming at enhancing participation, learning and achievement for all students in sustainable educational environments.
Methodology and assessment:
The methodology includes practical training, exercises, role-playing, cooperative work, various activities and discussions. The content is based on "learning by doing” combined with “reflection upon action”.
The course focuses on including all learners in a diverse school community. It provides additional resources and ideas to implement inclusive education strategies and practices. Inclusive education is seen as a process of strengthening the capacity of an educational system to reach out to all learners in the community.
The course has a holistic approach: - Practical experience in different educational settings, digital education methods and tools; - Reflection on the development of priorities and planning interventions to support diversity (e.g. curricula adaptations, design of differentiated lessons); - Transfer in own realities and share of best practices in working with students through digital resources. 5 or 7 Days COURSE 1st Day - Arrival day - Welcome Event and ice-breaking-take a step ahead/Fun game - How to benefit from Social Media in teaching and learning Discussion pros-cons - Welcome dinner
2nd Day - Introduction of the course - Communicate and educate about diversity - Feedback, evaluation, reflection
3rd Day - Create our own digital AWARNESS campaign" for supporting inclusion" - Media messages and Inclusion - Feedback, evaluation, reflection - City stroll
4th Day - Understanding diversity and inclusion, managing fears and setting of ground rules - Schools and families as inclusion partners - Feedback, evaluation, reflection
5th Day - Barriers and fears, establish prior knowledge - Challenge personal stereotypes and prejudices - Provide support options - Feedback, evaluation, reflection
6th Day - Develop innovative common practices - Whiteboard by the beach, digital communication - Discover the roots of our ancient history
7th Day - Space for discussion of future cooperation and planning follow up activities - Feedback, evaluation, reflection - Visit the archeological Park of Pafos - Mini Cruise in the blue clear waters of Pafos (optional) - Water sports (optional)
Coursefees: 5 days course 400 Euro per participant 7 days course 560 Euro per participant Course fees are fully covered by your Erasmus+ grant. Traveling fares, accommodation and meals are also covered by your Erasmus+ grant. The courses are also open to participants without Erasmus+ grant. Validation: Certificates will be given to participants with a description of the the training including a description and its length. The competences acquired can be validated with Europass Mobility Certificate. Venue PAFOS, CYPRUS
Dates 19-24 June 2024 20-24 July 2024 17-23 August 2024
Accommodation and meals Participants take care of booking their hotel. CCIF Cyprus will suggest some hotels with prices. Accommodation, meals and beverage are directly paid by participants to hotels and restaurants.
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