Quality or quantity? Finding changes of attitudes in global education and multicultural education
(Communication - Slovakia - Multilingual) (Unofficial translation)
Begin 12/05/2014 - 08:30
End 12/04/2014 - 16:30
Venue Hotel Mercure, Žabotova 2, Bratislava
Organiser Milan Šimečka Foundation
Aims of the conference:
- to present examples of good practises from finding of changes in attitudes towards topics such as diversity, global interconnection, sustainable development, human rights or social justice;
- to share methods and approaches towards research of attitudes of pupils in three European countries;
- to discuss about quality and impact of global education and multicultural education in schools.
Context of conference:
Milan Šimečka Foundation realizes international educational project Quality or quantity? Measuring of quality and impact of global education in the schools. One of the key objectives of project is to develop teacher’s competences necessary for reaching changes in attitudes of pupils. Key outcome of the first phase of the project is collection of examples of good practises which summarizes experiences of teachers in primary and secondary education. The experiences are related to impact of pedagogical activities of teachers on attitudes of children. Conference also offers space for presentation of practises and experiences of two other partner organisations – Reading International Solidarity Centre from Great Britain and People in Need from Czech Republic.
Deadline for application is 2nd May 2014. Submit your application here.
Contact: Andrej Návojský, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0902/106 242.
8.30 – 9.00 Registration
9.00 – 9.15 Opening
9.15 – 10.00 How we did research if it works? Presentation ofthe objectives, activities and outcomes of the project Quality or quantity?
10.00 – 10.30 Discussion
10.30 – 11.00 Break
11.00 – 12.30 How did it worked in fact?
Contributions from project consultants: Research of changes in attitudes in context of Slovakian educational system and in educational practise
Panel discussion with teachers: Experiences with research on changes in attitudes in education.
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.45 Workshops
Reading International Solidarity Centre: Whole educational approach towards change of attitudes of pupils (workshop in English – translation will be available)
Milan Šimečka Foundation: “Tasting” and reflexion of activity related to research of attitudes in multicultural education
14.45 – 15.00 Break
15.00 – 16.15 Workshops
People in Need: Research of change in attitudes in context of new educational Strategy 2020
Milan Šimečka Foundation: “Tasting” and reflexion of activity related to research of attitudes in global education
16.15 – 16.30 End of conference