Tuesday, 11 January 2011

EWC Summer Academy on Democracy at School, Warsaw/PL, 9-16 July 2011

EWC calls for participants for it's Summer Academy on Democracy at School - Rest places for teams from especially from Germany and the Nordic countries are available

The EWC is calling for participants for the Summer Academy 2011 Democracy at School, which will take place in Warsaw, Poland, 9-16 July 2011. The Summer Academy (SA) offers training for head teachers, teachers and NGO/parents’ representatives in the field of education for human rights and democratic citizenship. The SA is organized in cooperation between the Polish Ministry of National Education, Polish Centre for Education Development, Council of Europe and the EWC.

The SA was successfully held for the first time in July 2010, and we are now calling for participants for the 2011 event! The participants will learn to implement whole school strategies for integrating education for democratic citizenship and human rights (EDC/HRE) in their practice and culture in the classroom, school and community. The SA also offers an opportunity to share and exchange experiences and good practices with participants from other countries.

The SA is open for teams from the following countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Denmark, Georgia, Germany, Finland, Moldova, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden and Ukraine.

The training will be in Russian and English with simultaneous translation. Please read the description of the SA and send in your team application! Application deadline is 25 February 2011.

Visit www.theewc.org to read more about the Summer Academy.
click here to download the application form
click here for the description
Caroline Gebara
Adviser, The European Wergeland Centre
Stensberggt 25, NO-0170 Oslo, Norway
Phone: +47 21 01 45 11
Mobile: +47 450 68 608
Skype: caroline.gebara
Web: www.theewc.org