The academy is organized for the first time this year. Its aim is to strengthen the competences of education professionals and community actors in the field of human rights education (HRE), education for democratic citizenship (EDC) and to encourage joint actioons and partnerships of schools with NGOs. The Academy is a great opportunity for school leaders, teachers, and civil society organisations to learn practical tools and strategies on how to create more democratic and inclusive environments for all children through EDC and HRE.
Participants from the Slovak or Czech Republic join the training as a team of four members. Each team consists of:
1) a school head or a deputy;
2) a teacher of social science subjects: Civics and/or Ethics;
3) a teacher of any general educational/academic subject;
4) a representative of an NGO active in the field of HRE/EDC for two preceding years at least.
The application form is available at: http://www.statpedu.sk/clanky/vzdelavacie-aktivity/slovenska-ceska-regionalna-akademia. Please, fill out the application form by 25 September 2016 and send it to: email@example.com and Cc to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send the printed, signed and stamped application form by 30 September 2016 to the following address: National Institute for Education, Michaela Ujházyová, Pluhová 8, 830 00 Bratislava. Please, write “Regional Academy” on the envelope. Coordinators of the selected teams will receive a confirmation email to their email address provided in the Application Form by 10 October 2016.
For more information about the academy and the selection procedure, please download the call below: