The RISE project book is out!
The RISE project book "School Education, Minorities and Life: Roma Inclusive School Experiences" is out! The book contains the final reflections and documentation of the RISE project, starting from the presentation of the actions implemented in the local contexts where the project has been developed (Bologna and Bari in Italy, Braga District in Portugal and Novo-Mesto in Slovenia).
The RISE project video "A message to Europe" is online
The RISE project video "A message to Europe" has been uploaded on the YouTube channel of the Department of Education Sciences of the University of Bologna.
Council of Europe Recommendation: schools should include Roma and Traveller history in teaching curricula
The Council of Europe, international organization whose aim is to sustain democracy, human rights, European cultural identity and the searching for solutions to social problems, emanated a new recommendation to on the necessity to analyze and revise current school curricula, textbooks and other teaching or learning materials with a view to eliminating stereotyping related to Roma and/or Travellers and to promoting issues
Final International Conference at the Institute of of the Innocents, Florence
The Final International Conference of the RISE project took 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 pictures of the event directly in the documentation section of this website.
Workshops for students - Primary School Grm Novo Mesto
First part of workshops included learning about the diversity of cultures around us. The main task of children was to learn about Roma culture and create a didactic game, which would teach us about Roma culture and history. Students were divided into groups and each group had to explore where did Roma come from, how they moved and when they came to Slovenia. After gathering all of the necessary knowledge students prepared a board game with questions about Roma culture and history.
Modern learning methods for successful inclusion - Slovenia - March 2019
On March 2, 2019, in the Novo mesto Development and Education Center, training for teachers, social workers and Roma assistants took place within the framework of the Roma Inclusive School Experiences project. The main topics were cooperative learning and inclusion in school.
RISE Portugal | Training course "Peer observation and teacher´s professionalism"
The professional development course "Peer observation and teacher's professionalism" that will be organized in Portugal aims at promoting peer observation among teachers, as a privileged strategy of horizontal pedagogical supervision, at the service of a vision of teacher´s professionalism as a collective action for social change. By helping to better understand and intervene in classroom work, class observation is a powerful strategy for the development of teacher´s professionalism.