Features of teaching English in primary school in the conditions of implementation of the new State standard of primary education

On February 8, there was held a seminar-training for teachers of the English of Kyiv oblast schools on the basis of the «Academy of Continuing Education» (Bila Tserkva). The evend was called «Peculiarities of teaching English in elementary school in the conditions of implementation of the new State standard of primary general secondary education».

During the seminar, the trainer of the DOCCU project Yaroslav Kushnir briefed the participants on the implementation of citizenship education and the importance of supporting the development of civil society through the dissemination of knowledge about education for democratic citizenship and human rights education (EDC/HRE) in Ukraine.

The project trainer focused the teachers’ attention on the methodological provision developed within the framework of the project, in particular on the manuals of education for democratic citizenship and human rights education from the series «Living in Democracy» by Rolf Gollob. The educational electronic platform of the project was presented to the participants and demonstrated the possibilities of its use in education on citizenship education. Using teaching aids, teachers developed practical tasks for the implementation of the content line «Civil Liability» in the process of learning English.