Training teachers on Social Innovation Education

Training teachers on Social Innovation Education

trainings
Early in September 2019, Stimmuli together with the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary Education of central Macedonia and Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg organised a teacher’s training workshop. 56 teachers attended the workshop and received information and guidance on how to experiment with Social Innovation Education (SIE) in their own settings. Overall, the discussions held during the workshop enabled teachers to get to grips with SIE but most importantly brought to surface some “expected” challenges that they may face as a result of : i) teachers established teaching practices and the need to change their instructional style, step back and let students lead the way, ii) difficulties in understanding the wider concept of social innovation iii) existing attitudes and narrow perceptions towards linking entrepreneurship and school education. More training workshops are planned so as different processes…
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Training workshop on Social Innovation Education

Training workshop on Social Innovation Education

trainings
On the 11th and 12th of June 2018, STIMMULI is hosting in Thessaloniki an international professional development workshop aiming to introduce teachers of primary and secondary schools to social innovation education. Social Innovation and education experts and practitioners are coming together to offer a unique training experience that will increase teacher's capacities and confidence in using collaborative learning techniques and incorporating social innovation education in their teaching practices. Participants are coming from Spain, Portugal, Germany, France, UK and Greece to share knowledge, ideas and experiences. The workshop is already “sold out” but stay tuned for more training opportunities! If you are interested in introducing Social Innovation Education at your school please contact us at info@stimmuli.eu  
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