New ways of learning – Erasmus+ course – Czech Republic

New ways of learnign developing creativity, motivation and curiosity in the Czech Republic

How to teach curriculum content interdisciplinary in the real world settings

TERMS

5. – 11.6. 2022

6 . – 12.11. 2022

4. – 10.6. 2023

5. – 11.1. 2023

THE COURSE OFFERS YOU

  • interdisciplinary content based on” learning by doing” combined with “reflection upon action”
  • experience how to provoke and raise pupils´ curiosity by learning in the real world settings
  • try methods of experience-based learning and sensory awareness as a way how to develop pupils´ creativity, motivation and curiosity
  • learn how to improve pupils’ personal, social & emotional development
  • get know new ways of learning in a cross-cultural perspective and share experience and knowledge with others
  • learn how could outdoor environment help to motivate and re-motivate children who do not thrive in the traditional classroom environment, such as those from disadvantaged backgrounds
  • develop a personal activity plan – how to put new knowledge into action back home and how to support the school development
  • meet colleagues of different nationalities within the EU, engage in cross-cultural learning experience, exchange ideas and build a network for future international cooperation
  • to enrich communication skills, improve foreign language competencies, broaden professional vocabulary and promote EU’s broad linguistic diversity

TARGET GROUP

  • Teachers of pre-primary schools, primary and secondary schools and vocational schools
  • Adult education teachers
  • Teachers of special needs
  • Teacher trainers

HOW DO WE WORK?

The main methods will be through practical training, cooperative work, various activities and discussions. The content is thematic and interdisciplinary and based on ”learning by doing” combined with “reflection upon action”.

Our approach is experiential, focusing mostly on practice, workshops and lectures are led by experienced lecturer as well by teachers and educators from practise.

We offer space for sharing experience and expertise among participants. Positive atmosphere, exchange and fun is a part of the process during the week.

Before the course we provide participants with preparatory tasks and we provide also support after the course.

Every day we reflect up on what have we done, what was the purpose and how can we use this back home/professionally, how can we adopt it to our professional life, schools – and learning conditions in Europe

DURATION

7 days
(Sunday afternoon – Saturday morning)

CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE

Each participant obtains The Certificate of Attendance and confirmation to Europass.

PLACE

Courses are held in Prague city centre – one of the most beautiful historical towns in Europe.
We will visit some Prague highlights during the programme. We can recommend you accommodation nearby course venue and help you to plan your visit of Prague.
International evening on Monday and cruise on Vltava river with final dinner is including in the programme.

PRICE

815 euro/participant consists of

  • 650 euro course fee/participant

Price includes: program (40 hours) and materials

                         school visits, meetings, field trips, local transport 

                         organizational support before, during and after the course

                         administration and certificates

  • 165 euro/participant organizational costs

Price includes: coffee breaks

5x lunch including lunch with final ceremony

Price does not include: accommodation

                                        meals out of the program time

How to cover the price?

  • Course fee – 560 € / 7 days course which will be fully covered from your project (You obtain 80 €/ day)

Organisational costs – the rest of the amount (differ for different ourses) –  which could be covered from organizational costs budget. You obtain 100€ / participant for organizational costs; or the amount could be covered from other budget categories and savings or with participant contribution. The price is higher due to high-quality and intensity of the course program.

  • Organisational costs 165 euro/participant

Could be covered from project budget – subsistence costs. Amount you obtain differ in different countries.