Teachers from all the partner schools worked together exchanging their good practices. Each country was responsible for one training day sessions. The topics were relevant to the skills and experience of the teachers. The materials and worksheets were prepared produced and shared with other teachers to publish teaching materials at eTwinning platform.
The training sessions coverd the following topics:
The teachers created the basis of the programme "ICT tools for creative and logical thinking” to be used in the 3rd year of the project.
There is no doubt that the added value of these activities were very high. Schools from different countries came together and joined their efforts in activities:
-to stimulate the comprehensive development of s teachers
-to enrich teachers’ workshop by new teaching methods
-to boost self-confidence
-to develop cooperation, teamwork, problem solving and self-presentation
-to promote mutual respect among partners involving tolerance and acceptance of diversity of cultures and people
-to acquire the skills of discussion , evaluation , interpretation and synthesis making
-to exchange experiences concerning teaching, to compare different educational systems
-to develop better attitudes and ways of acting and thinking towards learning and teaching
THE VISIT IN TURKEY
The visit was held between the dates 22-26.10.2018 in Turkey, and it was a nice week to know the region’s culture and history, to enable all the teachers share their skills and materials about the stated topics, to observe the school’s curriculum and compare the educational systems.
The first two days were spent in Samsun The teachers went to Şahinkaya Canyon which is a very special natural beauty in the region. Then some important museums were visited such as Toy Museum-a nice bond to history of toys ,Amazon Town and Etnography Museum.
By the way, a project meeting was held to evaluate the previous year and decide the visits and activities of the next year.
The rest of the week the teachers were in Ordu. There was a welcoming ceremony at school and the students performed nice shows for the guests. The teachers of the partners had a chance to visit the classrooms and observe different lessons to have an idea about the educational system of the school. The teachers talked to the students who were very happy and excited to meet people from different cultures.
The teachers visited some important places in Ordu such as Perşembe Plateau and Boztepe. They had a chance for shopping .
The teachers held five training sessions about creative and logical thinking. They shared some documents and worksheets about the topics.
It was a nice week to know the region’s culture, history, to have an idea about the curriculum, to acquire new teaching and learning skills and to share opinions and good practices.