Workshops for cultural and educational professionals

From March to June 2012 all partners organized local workshops addressed to professionals from cultural and educational organizations, sickness introducing them to methods and tools developed and employed within the 15 good practice cases identified. The purpose of the workshops was to familiarize cultural professionals with educational approaches that generate communicational and learning environments suited to the needs of seniors and that support their transformation from learners into learning facilitators, salve trainers and mentors. For further details regarding workshops from each country being represented in the project, please visit the webpage in the correspondent language version



Bulgarian local workshops

On 18th-19th and 28th-29th of June 2012, Integra Association in partnership with the Regional Library “Dora Gabe” organized two local workshops in the city of Dobrich. Both workshops addressed the topic of seniors and their involvement in educational and cultural programs and initiatives in Bulgaria and in Europe. The aim was to emphasize the importance of seniors for the community and cultural organizations and to present European expertise developed in learning/educational/cultural programs involving seniors in order to strengthen the capacity of Bulgarian cultural workers and raise their interest in working with seniors. For more information about the content and the results of the Bulgarian workshops you can access the document below.

Bulgarian workshops


German local workshop

The German workshop, titled “Seniorenangebotsentwickler” was organized by the Institut für Soziale Infrastrukur (ISIS) and the State Agency for Volunteering in Hessia on May 14th and 15th 2012 in Frankfurt am Main. The workshop was not straightly directed towards cultural and educational organizations but instead focused on training local teams of voluntary senior counselors, who should advise educational, cultural and social institutions on how to get senior volunteers involved. After the workshop an information evening for cultural and educational organizations took place on July 4th, which resulted in two new local projects.

Seniorenangebotsentwickler - German workshop



Italian local workshops

Amitié organized two local workshops, the first one in Bologna on the 6th of June 2012 and the second one in Florence on the 28th same month. The purpose of the workshops was to develop the knowledge and skills of cultural and educational professionals working or willing to work with seniors, based on the methods and skills employed in some of the 15 projects presented by ASLECT as examples of good practice. For more information about the content and the results of the Italian local workshops you can access the document below.

Italian workshops

 

Romanian local workshops

The two workshops, entitled “Educational programmes for seniors”, were organized by the Centre of Professional Training in Culture (CPPC) in March and April 2012 in Bucharest and Brasov. Both workshops served a common purpose: to develop the knowledge and skills of cultural and educational professionals working or willing to work with seniors, based on the methods and skills employed in some of the 15 projects  presented by ASLECT as examples of good practice. For more information about the content and the results of the Romanian local workshops you can access the document below.

Educational programmes for seniors - Romanian workshops

Photos from Bucharest workshop

 

Photos from Brasov workshop

 

Turkish local workshop

The workshop titled "Educational programmes for seniors", was organized by the EGECED on June 26-27th, 2012 in ?zmir. The purpose of the workshop was to develop the knowledge and skills of cultural and educational professionals working or willing to work with seniors, based on the methods and skills employed in some of the 15 projects presented by ASLECT as examples of good practice. For more information about the content and the results of the Turkish local workshop you can access the document below.
Educational programmes for seniors - Turkish workshop