CLIMATE CARES! EDUCATION FOR A BETTER ENVIRONMENT - BARCELONA, SPAIN
Project Management Spain Erasmus Plus
Organization ID (OID): E10039300
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The course is aimed for teachers and school staff from pre-school level to primary, secondary, vocational, adult and special needs education, staff of non-government organizations, government and policy makers and company staff. Non-native English trainers expecting participants to have at least B1 level of English proficiency.
The course will focus on how to develop a real environment consciousness at schools and how to improve and implement ecologist thinking and environment care in the classroom, how to empower the children in order to fight climate change, adapt healthy and respectful planet habits in their daily life as well as show them how to implement those in their communities.
You will learn and practice several activities, indoor and outdoor, acquiring concrete skills and materials needed in order to develop capacities, skills and thoughts able to fight, as citizens, the illness that is affecting to our planet.
The aim of this course is to educate better children today who will generate a better citizenship of tomorrow. As well as achieve Belgrade Charter on Environmental Education goals. Such as:
Collaborate with the educational community so that they acquire greater sensitivity, environmental awareness and associated issues.
Help to acquire a basic understanding of the environment, the presence and participation of the community in it and its problems, to generate a critical responsibility.
Acquire social values and interest in the environment, so that they actively participate in their protection, conservation and improvement.
Acquire skills to solve environmental problems
Develop a sense of responsibility and awareness of problems in the environment in general and the environment in particular, so as to ensure the adoption of appropriate measures.
One of the strengths of the Course lies in their several practical activities and the amount of material that every teacher will carry out back to their country. Not only as material, also as critical thinking of human beings who will play a very important role in their communities new generations of men and women.
The course methodology will have daily motivation activities, self-knowledge, self improvement, working in pairs and groups, simulations and networking not only in the classroom but also in outdoor activities. The course has been structured on practical, funny and very motivated activities. The methodology will transform every teacher in a empower version of them as a environment conscious human who cares about their pupils development but also about how to create a better and more fair society.
The course will have lectures, seminars and workshops to ensure full comprehension and every day assignment support. In addition, participants will work and receive a huge amount of documents as course’s material to implement this subject or simply to have fun with their pupils doing activities indoor and outdoor.
At the end of the course, the company will provide the participants an attendance certificate including the detailed information about the course, e.g. title, program and schedule. In addition, a Europass Mobility Certificate can be added on request.
Climate change: characteristics and impact
After this course you will be able of:
Promote a model of city and society more, fair, supportive, equitable and natural.
Promote in the educational centers a process of reflection and action oriented to development of sustainable environmental and social identity traits.
Achieve an education for sustainable development linked to the management of the center teacher and curriculum deployment.
Acquire holistic thinking skills, knowledge, attitudes and behaviors about the use and management of the resources of the center and the environment.
Analyze the socio-environmental school, local and global reality.
To improve and generate better links between your pupils, their families, schools and the community as a whole
To strengthen European collaboration among – past, present and future– participants in the course and local schools in Spain.
To improve your English skills
Make contacts with new partners interested in developing European Projects through specific networking activities.
Generally speaking, managers of the course will receive participants on Sunday evening and give them a little brief as well as the documents needed for the course. During the week it will develop the course with funny lessons and motivated activities to do with students once each participant would be back to your school, paying attention that all participants will have the opportunity to know some new educational systems. Furthermore, participants will be involved in cultural activities during the week with all actors of different courses attended by the company. Tuesday a free cultural activity will take place in order to discover the city. Moreover, on Thursday all participants will be able to explain their own school and KA1 project to all participants and work al together to set up future eTwinnings or even KA2 projects. After that, all of them will have the possibility to enjoy an optional package activity where you would be able to know more about the city where the course takes place. On Friday, and after all participants have received all knowledge of the course and in order to finish this great week, participants could join an optional lunch or dinner, it depends on the city. As last day of this week but not for the awesome net of professionals created , on Saturday morning it will take place a certification ceremony plenty of surprises and time to show all the hard work realized during the week.
It exists a standard indicative daily program for each of the courses base on the goals and aims written before. However, the course can be personalized each week base on participants needs and professional profiles.
Moreover, some of the activities to run during the sessions of the course can be:
- Free cultural activity: Discovering the city and its cultural heritage. You will visit the city of Barcelona in a guided tour included in course fees.
- Free cultural activity: you will receive a guided tour about Gaudí, universal figure in modern architecture, and its heritage in Barcelona, included in course fees.
- Networking activity: Presentation of your own school and your KA1 PROJECT: 5W's. WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHY with all participants from the course and other structured courses of the company.
- Networking activity: Guided session to find your best partner for a future JOB SHADOWING and/or KA229 PROJECT.
- Optional Cultural Activity: you’ll have the chance to visit Sagrada Familia Basilica, is a one-of-a-kind temple, for its origins, foundation and purpose and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- Optional lunch or dinner in the center of Barcelona to deepen the relationship between all participants.
ENVIRONMENT will attend courses during 2020, 2021 and 2022 in next dates:
SPAIN , ALICANTE:
From Sunday 5th April to Saturday 11th.
From Sunday 12th July to Saturday 18th.
From Sunday 11th October to Saturday 17th.
From Sunday 19th July to Saturday 25th.
From Sunday 16th August to Saturday 22nd.
From Sunday 18th October to Saturday 24th.
UNITED KINGDOM, LONDON:
From Sunday 26th July to Saturday August 1st
From Sunday 25th October to Saturday October 31st.
From Sunday 23rd August to Saturday 29th.
ITALY , FIRENZE:
From Sunday 6th September to Saturday 12th.
From Sunday 20th September to Saturday 26th.
From Sunday 4th October to Saturday 10th
From Sunday 1st November 1st to Saturday 7th.
From Sunday 17th January to Saturday 23rd.
From Sunday 14th February to Saturday 20th February.
From Sunday 18th July to Saturday 24th.
From Sunday 22nd August to Saturday 28th.
From Sunday 17th to October to Saturday 23rd.
From Sunday 14th March to Saturday 20th.
SPAIN , ALICANTE:
From Sunday 21st March to Saturday 27th.
From Sunday 11th July to Saturday 17th.
From Sunday 10th October to Saturday 16th.
From Sunday 28th March to Saturday 3rd April.
From Sunday 18th April to Saturday 24th.
From Sunday 13th June to Saturday 19th.
From Sunday 5th September to Saturday 11th.
FRANCE, LA RÉUNION:
From Sunday 24th October to Saturday 30th.
FRANCE – PARIS:
From Sunday 31st October to Saturday 6th November.
FRANCE – MARTINIQUE:
From Sunday 16th January to Saturday 22nd.
ICELAND – REYKJAVÍK:
From Sunday 13th February to Saturday 19th.
From Sunday 17th July to Saturday 23rd.
From Sunday 21st August to Saturday 27th.
From Sunday 16th October to Saturday 22nd.
FINLAND – HELSINKI:
From Sunday 6th March to Saturday 12th.
SPAIN – BARCELONA:
From Sunday 20th March to Saturday 26th.
SPAIN – ALICANTE:
From Sunday 10th April to Saturday 16th.
From Sunday 10th July to Saturday 16th.
From Sunday 9th October to Saturday 15th.
SPAIN – TENERIFE:
From Sunday 17th April to Saturday 23rd.
PORTUGAL – LISBOA:
From Sunday 12th June to Saturday 18th.
ITALY – FIRENZE:
From Sunday 4th September to Saturday 10th
FRANCE – LA RÉUNION:
From Sunday 23rd October to Saturday 29th.
FRANCE – PARIS:
From Sunday 30th October to Saturday 5th November.
COSTS AND ERASMUS + FUNDING
The cost of the seven day course is 490€, including course fee, certification and support fee, cultural and sport activities in the city. The company offers an Optional cultural package to deepen in relationship between all participants.
The course training course is tailored to be fully funded by Erasmus + to teachers, trainers, headmasters and any other staff of education organizations. Furthermore trainers can help in Key Action 1 Application to ensure that participants can get the grant and could be eligible to receive an Erasmus + grant that cover all the costs of the course.
The company will do during the SUMMER and EASTER GREAT NETWORKING WEEKS, where all participants of training courses will participate together in cultural and funny activities. Those GREAT NETWORKING WEEKS will involve participants from all courses of the company, in order to connect everything as educational departments of a same school. Every participant of each training course of seven days during the summer and the Easter as well will have the opportunity to spend some funny time and to meet more people than in other simple course. Moreover, all courses includes some cultural, sport and historical networking activities during the week. All activities will involve participants from other courses of the company in order to create a great environment and to find the perfect partner for futures eTwinning projects or even to collaborate together in a KA2 Erasmus Plus Project.
We aim to get an effective follow-up to stimulate peer networking, to keep in touch and to share opinions, experiences and practices for unlimited time with this tool and other different ways of connection, like e-mail, individual Skype calls, Facetime, telephone, WhatsApp or Facebook Group ‘Nameofthecourse Europe Group’. Furthermore PMS ERASMUS PLUS will upload documents, videos and photos of the course in icloud, Dropbox or Google drive and will encourage to all participants to share their own creation to have the maximun information in common benefits. In addition, photos of the training course and a sum-up video that can be used for visibility and dissemination purposes.
Specifically speaking, on Thursday all participants are invited to spend a great networking day in some relevant place of the city. This activity day will connect participants of differents courses to match perfect partners for future relationships in European Projects. Moreover, in the end of the week, all actors of the different courses will be asked to participate in a lunch in some special place of the city. All networking activities are designed to deepen the relationship between all participants.
- 13.09.2020 > 19.09.2020 (ID: 133332)
- Register before 30.08.2020
- 18.04.2021 > 24.04.2021 (ID: 145522)
- Register before 04.04.2021
- 20.03.2022 > 26.03.2022 (ID: 145524)
- Register before 06.03.2022