Facing Diversity: Intercultural Classroom Management - Florence

Rating: 5/53 users

This Erasmus+ course is for teachers working in multicultural classes.
Diversity challenges traditional teaching strategies and asks for innovative solutions.

This introductory course will address issues such as: how is it possible to create a syllabus suitable both for native and for non-native students? How can educators face language and communication difficulties? How can students interact in a productive way regardless their cultural belonging?

Through case discussion, sharing of good practices and engaging activities, participants will explore intercultural educative practices. They will receive prompts to foster communication in their classes and will explore solutions to plan activities aiming at meeting newcomers’ needs without interrupting the regular didactic flow. Teaching strategies with concrete, across-the-board objectives will be presented (role-playing, cooperative learning and many others).

By the end of the course, participants will have gained broader awareness about different learning approaches, intercultural communication, innovative methods, and how to convert diversity from burden to opportunity.

- Students’ different learning approaches: knowing about them to be able choose the correct teaching strategies;
- Ability to choose suitable methods for different classes, contexts and moments during the lesson;
- Teaching strategies with concrete, across-the-board objectives: role-playing, cooperative learning;
- Expertise related to intercultural communication;
- Ability to convert diversity from burden to opportunity.

2 City Guided Tours of Florence and a 1 day Excursion in Tuscany to be chosen among options.

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Europass Teacher Academy
Florence, Italy

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Upcoming sessions

10.02.2020 > 15.02.2020 (ID: 91308)
09.03.2020 > 14.03.2020 (ID: 91307, Confirmed))
30.03.2020 > 04.04.2020 (ID: 110400)
13.04.2020 > 18.04.2020 (ID: 91312)
11.05.2020 > 16.05.2020 (ID: 91310, Confirmed))
08.06.2020 > 13.06.2020 (ID: 91304)
29.06.2020 > 04.07.2020 (ID: 110403, Confirmed))
13.07.2020 > 18.07.2020 (ID: 91303)
10.08.2020 > 15.08.2020 (ID: 91301)
31.08.2020 > 05.09.2020 (ID: 110402)
14.09.2020 > 19.09.2020 (ID: 91299)
12.10.2020 > 17.10.2020 (ID: 91306)
09.11.2020 > 14.11.2020 (ID: 91305)
30.11.2020 > 05.12.2020 (ID: 110401)
14.12.2020 > 19.12.2020 (ID: 91297)

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Attended 09.12.2019 - 14.12.2019

A very good course!!! A nice experience!!!

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Thank you very much! We are glad you enjoyed the experience!

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Replied by Europass Teacher Academy on 04.01.2020 19:35
Attended 12.08.2019 - 17.08.2019

Training conducted at a high level in a very nice atmosphere. A large dose of knowledge and skills that I can now apply in practice. An interesting form of classes, a lot of practical examples enabling discussion and drawing conclusions. Creative approach to the subject. The training was conducted and organized in a professional manner.

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Attended 02.09.2019 - 07.09.2019

A very interesting and helpful course. It is well organized and guided. My recommendation.

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