• The European Wergeland Centre

    Practical proposals for a new Ukrainian school


    Ukrainian education professionals developed practical proposals for schools to develop competences for democratic culture using the Council of Europe tools during a round table conference last year.

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  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Bringing policy to practice


    An external evaluation report concludes that the Regional Summer Academies are important examples of how Council of Europe educational policies, like the Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education, can be implemented in practice.

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27/ Feb/ 2017

POLIN-EWC – A strong partnership

The final seminar in the Faces of Diversity project “Interculturalism, civic and human rights issues in history education” showed that POLIN and EWC have built strong links through exchange of ideas and experiences since the start in 2014. This again provides a solid foundation for further collaboration with exciting new projects in the pipeline.

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24/ Feb/ 2017

Bringing policy to practice

The Kosovo Academy / Greek Summer Academy / Regional Baltic Summer Academy / Regional Summer Academy Montenegro / Regional Summer Academy Poland / The Slovak and Czech Regional Academy

An external evaluation report concludes that the Regional Summer Academies are important examples of how Council of Europe educational policies, like the Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education, can be implemented in practice.

13/ Feb/ 2017

Shared experiences from Schools for Democracy

Headmasters participating at the Schools for Democracy Round Table Conference in Kyiv, shared their new democratic school practices with schools who have just joined the programme.

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