Formation of citizenship competences in the educational process of a new school

The principals of the Lviv Oblast schools reviewed the foundations of the formation of citizenship competences in the educational process of the new school within the frameworks of in-service teacher training courses at Lviv Regional Institute of In-Service Teacher Education.

As part of the DOCCU project, master-trainer Nina Novikova familiarized her students with education for democratic citizenship and human rights education (EDC/HRE) at the lessons of Natural Science as an integrated subject. Teachers gained citizenship competences through interactive exercises, considered different methods of teaching the foundations of democracy and human rights. During the workshop, the participants showed an active and creative approach to the implementation of the EDC/HRE ideas.