Erasmus+ Key Action 1 Fully Funded Training Courses For Adult Education on Environmental Education.

L’ Association Européenne des Enseignants (A.E.D.E.)Section Grecque/ European Association of Teachers- Greek section in Partnership with OIKO.POLI.S and supported by the Network for Cultural Sustainability

launches Erasmus+ Key Action 1 Fully Funded Training Courses For Adult Education on Environmental Education.

Environmental education is a process that allows individuals to explore environmental issues, engage in problem solving, and take action to improve the environment. As a result, individuals develop a deeper understanding of environmental issues and have the skills to make informed and responsible decisions.

Yet, it does not advocate a particular viewpoint or course of action. Rather, environmental education teaches individuals how to weigh various sides of an issue through critical thinking and it enhances their own problem-solving and decision-making skills.

The aims of the Training Course are adaptable and compatible to the components of environmental education which are:

  • Awareness and sensitivity to the environment and environmental challenges
  • Knowledge and understanding of the environment and environmental challenges
  • Attitudes of concern for the environment and motivation to improve or maintain environmental quality
  • Skills to identify and help resolve environmental challenges
  • Participationin activities that lead to the resolution of environmental challenges

(source: www.epa.gov)

Erasmus+ Key Action 1

“Combining Environment & Culture: An Innovative Approach on Sustainable Education”

(A 5- day, 30 hrs Funded Training Course)

Venue: Athens, Greece

Course Fee: 350 euros (includes registration fee, tuition for a 5-day course Monday-Friday, course material, Certificate of Attendance)

Dates: 6-10 November 2017, 16-20 April 2018 (dates are flexible upon request)

Application deadline: 2nd February 2017

(Programme follows on next page)

 

 

 

PROGRAMME

Day 1: Group gathering and bonding with the method of Autobiography
Outdoor Debate at the Pnyx on the unidimensional relationship between Democracy and the Environment.
Day 2: Walking on an Environmental & Historical Path: Botanical Garden-Daphni Monastery- Lake Reiton- Afaia
Day 3: Visiting the Environmental Education Centre of Elefsina

Day 4: “The Itinerary of Water through Culture and Environment”: Outdoor Workshop in Archaeological sites (Kerameikos-Monastiraki-Iridanos River-Lykeion of Aristotle)

(Working sheets will be handed in and processed each day)
Day 5: Indoor Workshop: Summing up and composing of the course material using innovative ICT skills (formulating of e-questionnaires to detect the environmental awareness of pupils, creating of an e-magazine, website, video)
Presenting the outcomes of the Course

Farewell party with awarding of Certifications

We will be pleased to assist participants in order to select their accommodation, if asked.

For further information please e-mail us at:  aedegreece@gmail.com, web4culture@outlook.com and oikopolis2007@gmail.com

Also visit: http://aedegreece.wordpress.com, http://www.oiko-polis.com/https://hellenicculture.wordpress.com

 

 

 

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