Happy Schools: Positive Education for Well-Being and Life-Skills Development - Barcelona

Rating: 5/511 users

Positive education is challenging the traditional educational paradigm worldwide; it aims to promote well-being and happiness in a holistic perspective in the classroom and beyond, providing young people with knowledge and life skills to flourish in their present and future life.

This contemporary educational approach is based on Positive Psychology, which is the scientific study of human flourishing and optimal functioning, and focuses on strengths and virtues that enable individuals, communities and organizations to succeed.

The course will introduce participants both to Positive Psychology fundamentals, presenting the most relevant international theories and references, and to Positive Education theories and techniques.

By the end of the course participants will have learnt how to design programs that combine academics with the development of character strengthening and well-being, such as the experience of positive emotions, engagement with activities, establishment of meaningful practices and relationships etc.

During the course participants will also be introduced to mindfulness as an opportunity to train their minds, drive attention to present moments, relax, achieve goals, and boost a certain level of self-awareness. They will be invited to design a personal project based on positive education to share with their colleagues once they go back to school.

Finally, participants will be involved in an active learning process also focusing on personal experience and self-reflection, combining cognitive and emotional elements to make the learning process easier and ensure long-lasting retention of the new knowledge.

Free Time Activities included: All our courses in Barcelona include a city guided tour and 1 full day excursion (usually on a Saturday).

Course organiser
Europass Teacher Academy
Location
Barcelona, Spain


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Upcoming sessions

03.02.2020 > 08.02.2020 (ID: 91504)
02.03.2020 > 07.03.2020 (ID: 91509, Confirmed))
06.04.2020 > 11.04.2020 (ID: 91508, Confirmed))
04.05.2020 > 09.05.2020 (ID: 91501, Confirmed))
01.06.2020 > 06.06.2020 (ID: 91500, Confirmed))
06.07.2020 > 11.07.2020 (ID: 91499)
03.08.2020 > 08.08.2020 (ID: 91497)
07.09.2020 > 12.09.2020 (ID: 91496)
05.10.2020 > 10.10.2020 (ID: 91494)
02.11.2020 > 07.11.2020 (ID: 91503)
07.12.2020 > 12.12.2020 (ID: 91502)

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Attended 24.07.2017 - 29.07.2017

I enjoyed the course and found it useful not only for school but for myself as well. The main focus was on the importance of positive emotions and being aware of the moment you are in. Thank you, Marta!

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Thank you very much, Gita, for your review!😊

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Replied by Europass Teacher Academy on 28.12.2019 17:25
Attended 24.07.2017 - 29.07.2017

The course was very positive, structured and useful. Thank's Marta,good job :)!

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Attended 15.07.2019 - 20.07.2019

The teacher was excellent and the course was very interesting.

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Attended 05.08.2019 - 10.08.2019

It was a very good course with a wonderful teacher!

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Attended 24.07.2017 - 29.07.2017

Une formatrice compétente, un groupe positif... j'ai passé une semaine très enrichissante autant sur le plan humain que dans l'acquisition de méthodes nouvelles et bienveillantes. Merci! ps: j'ai assisté au cours en juillet 2019

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Attended 01.04.2019 - 06.04.2019

I expected it to be more experiential with many more activities and accompanying material.

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Attended 28.01.2019 - 02.02.2019

Great course, great teacher!

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Attended 24.09.2018 - 29.09.2018

it's an inspiring, well organised and structured course

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Attended 24.09.2018 - 29.09.2018

it was a very good course. The teacher was excellent.

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Attended 24.07.2017 - 29.07.2017

The course was very interesting and well-structured. Marta is great!

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Attended 24.09.2018 - 29.09.2018

Inspiring!

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