Teachers of primary schools in the Kherson Oblast are studying new principles of teaching at school

A seminar-training for teachers of elementary school took place on December 22 at Kherson Academy of Life-Long Education within the framework of the implementation of the Swiss-Ukrainian project «Development of Citizenship Competences in Ukraine – DOCCU».

Participants discussed methods for teaching the ideas of the Convention on the Children’s Rights, the principles of education for democratic citizenship and human rights education (EDC/HRE) in the context of the tasks of the Modern Ukrainian School: the upbringing of a patriot, citizen, and innovator. Participants acquired the methods of teaching citizenship competences using practical manuals from the series «Living in a democracy».