The conference "Closing the Empowerment Gap through Citizenship Education: How to address educationally disadvantaged groups". Date: 17-19.11.2011. Site: Warsaw, Poland. Deadline: 17.09.2011
Organiser: Federal Agency for Civic Education/ bpb (Germany), Centre for Citizenship Education (Poland), The Federal Ministry for Education, the Arts and Culture (Austria), The House for Democracy and the Rule of Law (the Netherlands)
Topics: The NECE conference invites multipliers in the fields of citizenship and cultural education, youth and social workers, NGO representatives and experts from a wide range of academic disciplines from all over Europe to come and take part in an exchange of ideas, and find out more about the possibilities of transfer and new networks.
Presentations will include theoretical and practical approaches from Europe, both in schools and in out-of-school or informal learning environments, providing a platform for the discussion on inclusive approaches of citizenship education for educationally disadvantaged groups.
The conference format aims to be both participatory and interactive.
Workshop 1: Learning Environment School/ Quality Assurance;
Workshop 2: Learning Environment School;
Workshop 3: Learning Environment Community and Urban District Work;
Workshop 4: Media and Social Networks (Web 2.0);
Workshop 5: Concepts and Approaches of Cultural Education;
Workshop 6: Interface Vocational Training and Citizenship Education;
Workshop 7: Milieus and Social Area.
Language: English Fee: 50-75 €
Contact: Federal Agency for Civic Education, Petra Grüne, Adenauerallee 86, 53113 Bonn
Tel.: +49 (0)228 995 152 89