Non-formal learning methods for supportive learning environment
The main objective of the course is to introduce the resources of non-formal learning methods for supporting teachers' work, and students' development and learning processes at schools and educational institutions. Through experiential learning and practical experience, participants will become skilled in a variety of non-formal methods, games and tools aimed at creating and sustaining functional, favourable and inclusive learning environment. By the end of the course, every participant will create a personal "Toolbox of non-formal methods".
ERASMUS+ KA1 training course for educators
Competencies that will be developed by participants of the course
Understanding principles, values and characteristics of non-formal learning & practising facilitation of non-formal learning for young people
Understanding how the needs and interests of young people (including young people with special needs) could be better addressed by non-formal learning methods
Choosing adequate non-formal methods for supporting the learning process at school: icebreakers, energizers, team-building games, feedback techniques, etc.
Developing personal reflective practice, learning how to use it for fostering students development & acquiring mindfulness techniques for reducing stress & anxiety
Collaborative & experiential learning will promote interaction among participants in the whole programme & create favourable preconditions for further cooperation
Locations & Dates
Protaras, Cyprus 23 October 2023
St-Martin 12 February 2024
Malta 26 February 2024
Cappadocia, Turkey 15 April 2024
Estonia 29 April 2024
Cyprus 27 May 2024
Malta 17 June 2024
Estonia 24 June 2024
Corfu 19 August 2024
Malta 21 October 2024
Supportive learning materials of the programme will be sent to the participants in advance.
The training itself will not be built on lectures or presentations, but on searching effective solutions and inspiration for the participants' practice, discovering experiences of other countries and spending valuable time together.
We make tailor-made programmes according to the organisation's needs if the whole group is from one organisation.
Target groups: teachers (pre-school, primary, secondary, vocational, special needs), adult educators, teacher trainers, career officers, educational guides and counsellors, headteachers and principals.
Course fee: 560 €
The amount includes preparation for the course, training, training materials, organizational costs, cultural and social programme. Accommodation and meals are not included.