How do learner initiatives change the lives of entire communities? What does school democracy look like? How do you teach democracy? Teachers and students of Odesa region demonstrated it.
Education reform: Children should participate in community life along with teachers, parents, city or village administration. TV plot is about the student initiatives that change the life of the community.
Inna Semenets-Orlova, expert of the DOCCU project, told Odesa Television about the community initiatives of the pupils and their importance, about the need for cooperation between the school and the community. What is the relationship between citizen and state through universal social values?
Julia Molchanova, Chief expert of the DOCCU project, gave the interview in order to promote the democratization of the educational process, and the readiness of teachers and pupils to achieve such a step.
Larysa Zhabenko, Chief expert of Components 2 «School Principals» and Component 3 «Teachers» gave an interview for EtCetera. Larysa talked about the need to adopt principles of democracy in the school environment and the cooperation between the school, government, and community.
Human Rights Education and Education for Democratic Citizenship. Experience of a School of Kryvyi Rih
Principal of the Kryvyi Rih School №111 Svitlana Berdnikova conducted a conversation on the First City channel in the live broadcast the «Meeting». She spoke about the participation of the school in the DOCCU project, education for democratic citizenship and human rights education (EDC/HRE), rights and responsibilities of pupils and teachers at school, learning «about»…
The best practice of implementing the principles of citizenship competences in Lviv schools is further in the story.
On May 29th, there was organized the media expedition «Reform of education in action: successful projects implemented by children in Lviv schools». The media and participants of the event visited the school of Rudka. Pupils, teachers, principals and the town community have shown that they are together involved into useful and collaborative projects.
Modern children should learn in a new way. The expert of the DOCCU project Inna Semenets-Orlova answered the topical questions such as «What should be a democratic teacher of the XXI century?», «What are the problems in the modern school?», «How to create a democratic learning environment?» at the Lviv television channel «NTA» in the…
DOCCU-fest Kherson «Building Democracy Together!», Video with comments from participants: teachers, school leaders and students.