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    School parliament and increased parent engagement

    The Model School in Pristina, Kosovo*, wanted to get parents more involved. The solution was to give students a say in how the school was run.

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    Trained their class mates after Utøya

    After participating at a training course on Utøya, students from Frydenberg Secondary School used what they had learned to train their fellow students. Through inter-active exercises they facilitated discussions in the classroom about democratic values, human rights and inclusion.

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    Get to know the Schools for Democracy

    EWC has produced a video about the Schools for Democracy, our national programme in education for democratic citizenship in Ukraine. (Select English subtitles)


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29/ Jun/ 2016

Opened schools for community

The Kosovo Academy

“Before parents only came to the schools four times a year to know the results of their children. Now they are part of the school, not just visitors. I believe that the Kosovo* Academy has opened the schools for the community”, says Arbërie Nagavci, head of the Directorate of Education in Pristina.

27/ Jun/ 2016

Зростає зацікавлення Програмою "Демократична школа"

Дізнавшись про Програму від колег, педагогічний колектив, батьки та учні середньої школи №3 м.Виноградів, що у Закарпатській області, вирішили працювати над запровадженням демократичних змін у своєму навчальному закладі самотужки. 

24/ Jun/ 2016

Schools for Democracy to World Forum for Democracy

Schools for Democracy, EWC’s national program for education for democratic citizenship in Ukraine, has been selected to participate at the 2016 World Forum for Democracy.

15/ Aug/ 2016


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