Designing the activity of modern teacher as necessary condition for his competitiveness

There was organized the work of the section «Responsible Citizenship by means of citizenship and social competence through the prism of the concept of Modern Ukrainian School and new «Law On Education» of Ukraine during the Unconference. The Unconference was on the topic «Designing the activity of modern teacher as necessary condition for his/her competitiveness», and was conducted by the scientific and methodological laboratory of creative development of personality of the Department of Social and Humanitarian Education of Odesa Regional Institute of Teacher Improvement (ORITI).

Moderator of the section Oksana Levchyshena who is also a Head of the Department of Social and Humanitarian Education in ORITI, the regional coordinator of project DOCCU discussed with participants one of the biggest challenges for modern school, namely the creation of democratic environment for the education and upbringing of children based on the values of democracy and Human rights.

Teachers concluded that only personal example, everyday positive practice and a general school approach based on the partnership between all participants of educational process on the development of citizenship and social competencies can contribute to the formation of pupils as conscious and responsible citizens who also take an active part in public life.