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Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Comenius training course for Teachers_ Turkey

Teacher Training Course in Afacan (Aliağa) Turkey in September 2010 Life Long Learning Programme Reference Number: DE-2010-1023-001


Migration learning in European schools - a practical approach.
Using exercises and materials on the topic of migration as part of intercultural education.

Reflecting on migration issues in your country


Participants will:
- be able to realize links and issues arising from migration
- obtain an overview of the European migration history
- get to know the Turkish educational system and have the chance to visit a Turkish school
- receive specific information on migration and diversity in Turkey - be introduced to and test exercises and material that can be incorporated in teaching in different subjects and grades (for pupils aged 10-19).
- learn to be aware of racism and get to know its different dimensions. - self-reflect by critically analyzing own attitudes and the power structures of society
- get to know examples of enquiry based learning teaching methods which are linked to migration topics

The course will include lectures and workshops.
Participants will get opportunities for group work, for self reflection, for testing methods, for discussing with each other and sharing own experiences.

The introduced methods for migration learning are for the most part “active learning” based exercises, i.e. personal story, empirical approaches, questionnaires, interviews, video work, field trips, role play, pedagogical games, document analysis and so on.

DATES: 19.-26. September 2010

PLACE: Afacan (Aliağa), Turkey

1.450 Euro
The National Agency could pay the fee. Therefore you have to apply for the course at your National Agency and they will decide if you can take part in the course.
The course number is: DE-2010-1023-001
If you are interested, please contact Mirjam Häger at the University of Oldenburg in Germany.


PHONE: 0049-511-762-4683