Odesa Oblast School Principals attended a seminar-training on the development of citzenship competences

On February 16, there was organized a oblastal seminar-training «Development of competences for democratic citizenship in the Modern Ukrainian School» for the deputy principals of the educational work of secondary education institutions. One of the tasks of the practical modules was the elaboration of the main tools for implementing the activity and cross-cutting approaches in…

Launching of the platform «Living Democracy»

Full video broadcast of the platform «Living Democracy» www.living-democracy.com.ua on the educational portal «Pedagogical Press». An important element of the platforms is the easy and user-friendly interface, a system for finding lessons, exercises and reference articles on EDC/HRE (Volume I-VI) that will be useful for teachers, school principals, parents and students, teachers of the system…

Teachers of English considered the ways of democratization of the modern lesson and the educational process

On February 13, teachers of English during the socio-humanitarian module «Citizenship Education in Ukraine» considered ways to democratize the modern lesson and the educational process. DOCCU trainer Liliana Kudryck familiarized English language teachers with the project, it main goals and principles of education for democratic citizenship and human rights education (EDC/HRE). Through interactive exercises, students…

Historical and legal aspect of the conflict

On the basis of the Ivano-Frankivsk oblastal institute of postgraduate pedagogical education, teachers of History and Social Science subjects became participants of the training session «Historical and Legal Aspect of Conflict», conducted under the program of the DOCCU project. Trainer Ulyana Lukach and Chrystyna Duda stressed that participating in democracy means engaging in conflict resolution….

Democratic transformation of secondary educational institutions: partnership, communication, participation, responsibility

On February 12, on the basis of the Education Department of the Kalush District State Administration, master-trainer of the DOCCU project Olga Nyzhnyk and Svitlana Klimkovska held a training session for principals of secondary educational institutions of the rayon and the Voynilovsky united territorial community on the theme «Democratic transformation institutions secondary educational institutions: partnership,…

Development of citizenship competencesas a priority direction of the school

During the course of in-service training courses teachers took part in the training module «Development of Citizenship Competences in Ukraine» at Odessa Oblastal Institute for Teacher Improvement. The participants were acquainted with the normative and legal principles of citizenship education, value orientations, the purpose and objectives of citizenship education, as well as recommendations on the…

Use of information and communication technologies during the lessons of English

English Teachers February 9 at the «Academy of Continuing Education» (Bila Tserkva) were trained in a 6-hour module on the problem of «Using Information and Communication Technologies in English Language Courses». Participants were introduced to the goal of the implementation of citizenship education and the importance of supporting the development of civil society through the…