Preparing Primary Teachers to Lead Inclusive Learning

PRETTi

Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices

PRETTi project activities were disseminated among school principals

VI Annual Forum for Principals in Pre-school and School Education was held on June, 21-22, 2018 in Park Hotel "Moskva", Sofia, Bulgaria. The annual forum is organized by RAABE Bulgaria.

Again the event gathered school and kindergarten principals from all over the country. The event was opened by Nadezhda Tzvetkova, Manager of RAABE Bulgaria, who emphasized the growing responsibilities and high expectations for the directors of the educational institutions to build a positive educational environment and increase the quality of education. Mrs. Tzvetkova introduced the PRETTi project activities to the participants that were eager to learn more about the project and the expected outcomes.

PRETTi dissemination conference held in Bratislava

ZS Dubova, Bratislava organized the conference which aimed to disseminate the idea of the project and introduce the philosophy of the inclusive education through the eyes of the invited professionals, the teachers and the management of the hosting school.

The event was held on April, 24th, 2018 and the hosted professionals from the field were PhDr. Eva Smíkova, PhD. and doc. PhD.  Vladimir Dočkal CSc.  from The Research Institute for Child Psychology and Pathopsychology (VUDPaP) and prof. PhDr. Marta Horňáková PhD. from Masaryk University Bratislava. 

The topic was developed into a fruitful discussion of how to lead an inclusive education, what is the methodology and the aspects of this method, how the process in the class is introduced in the PRETTi Handbook and what is the experience with it in the school ZS Dubova. 

PRETTi’s Joint Staff Training in Spain, hosted by University of Cordoba

During the 5-day training the participating organizations taught teachers from the two partner schools how to train other (external to the consortium) teachers on applying the PRETTi Handbook and achieved so-called “domino effect”

From 4th to 8th of March 2018, University of Cordoba, Spain held a meeting of the Erasmus+ project Primary teachers to lead inclusive learning (PReTTi). Participants from NART – Bulgaria, RAABE Bulgaria, SU ‘Vasil Kanchov” - Vratsa, University of Bucharest, University of Cordoba, VÚDPaP – Slovakia, Základná škola Dubová – Bratislava took part in the event.  

The training was divided into two major sessions, following the structure of PRETTi Handbook: