Final International Conference at the Institute of of the Innocents, Florence

14 feb 2020

The Final International Conference of the RISE project will take place on Friday the 14th of February 2020 at the Institute of the Innocents in Florence. The title of the Conference is "Building a School Together: Inclusive Experiences from Roma Children".

You can consul the program and register to the event directly in the documentation section of your website.



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19 nov 2019

The Portuguese RISE Conference took place on 19th November at the Institute of Education/University of Minho and was attended by more than 150 participants including teachers, educators, school group leaders, other education professionals, social workers, members of parents' associations and students of the Institute of Education.

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The video of the RISE digital storytelling workshops are online

28 oct 2019

A first set of stopmotion video realized by the children in the frame of the RISE digital storytelling workshops are online.

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18 oct 2019

On October 18, 2019, a meeting of the partners of the RISE (Roma Inclusive School Experiences) project took place in Novo mesto, Slovenia. Together with partners from Italy and Portugal, we summarized the main project activities in all participating organizations.

The presentations included trainings for teachers, social workers and Roma assistants and workshops for all children involved in the project.

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Digital storytelling workshops in the schools of Bologna and Bari, Italy

19 apr 2019

The workshops in digital storytelling goes on in the schools of Bari and Bologna with the aim of realizing shortmovies. The students, through the cooperative learning, have written the subjects and screenplays, working from the graphic elaboration towards the digital editing of the stories. During the workshops the following issues have been developed: cultural pluralism, inclusion, friendship and diversity as enrichment and fight against all discriminations.


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“Know-how and imagine your own future" workshops in Bologna, Italy

16 apr 2019

Five classes that joined the RISE project in Bologna (Italy) realized a workshop at school in which they met an artisan in order to deepen his profession and the context of working. The workshop took place in the months of February, March and April 2019.

The artisans that participated in the workshops were a "sfoglino" (a special cook who makes puff pastry) and a circus actor.

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Workshops for students in the Primary School Drska Novo Mesto, Slovenia

14 mar 2019

On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, and Thursday, March 14, 2019, workshops on the production of didactic material were held at the Drska Primary School in Novo mesto in three classes of the first grade and one class of the second grade. In the first group they produced drawing and writing plates for sharing acceptance, in another a toy - a bunny of goods.

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Primary school Loka Črnomelj - Workshops for students in Slovenia

02 apr 2019

Within the framework of the RISE - Roma Inclusive School Experiences project, we are preparing and implementing workshops for children in six participating schools in Slovenia. The first part of the workshops included a discussion on the different personality and diversity of cultures. The main task of the children was to get to know the Roma culture and to create a didactic game that would teach us about Roma culture and history.

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