Empowered Teachers Create Resilient Youth and Peaceful Host Communities

    Project Details

    Description

    Enabling youth for adulthood in a challenging context and unstable region, where youth as citizens and co-citizens must navigate in the difficult and vulnerable transition phase going from school- to work life. Capacity building of Jordanian and Syrian teachers, working in host communities in Jordan and a virtual exchange between teachers in Jordan and Denmark who work in host communities. Both groups will recieve training in citizenship, co-existence, human rights and methods of psychosocial support as well as in new skills such as: critical thinking, dialogue and communication through interactive methods of playful learning.

    Layman's description

    Kapacitetsopbygning af lærere i Jordan og Danmark gennem udveksling og udvikling af medborgerskabskompetencer i praksis.

    Key findings

    Development of a new Manual: Empowering trainers combining theory and practical exercises. Capacity building through workshops for both Jordanian and Danish teachers. Developing inter-cultural awareness in teaching through virtual exchange
    Short titleEmpowered Teachers
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date02/01/2003/05/21

    Keywords

    • learning, educational science and teaching