Foster quality improvements, innovation and internationalisation of educational establishment, in particular through transnational cooperation and sharing best practice in education.
Racism, Prejudice, and Discrimination
Legislation in the UK and other EU countries prohibits discrimination in education and supports inclusive education.
- • Exploring the meaning of prejudice and discrimination in broader terms, to include sex, race, disability and age. What may constitute discrimination in schools and adult learning centres.
- • Awareness of socially excluded groups
- • Explore how prejudice and discrimination impacts on development, health and mental health of people
- • Help develop techniques in anti-discriminatory practice
- • Have a basic understanding of the EU legislation and UK Equality Act (2010).
- • Explore examples of how equal opportunities policies can work in practice
- • Bullying around racism, religion and culture
- • Implementation of strategy for both prevention and intervention of discrimination
- • Support for those at the receiving end
- • Challenging those who are responsible
- • Improved competences, linked to the participants’ professional profiles:
- • Increased English language skills.
- • Increased awareness of prejudice, discrimination and racism.
- • Increased analytical skills.
- • Increased knowledge of different ways how to meet the needs of the disadvantaged.
- • Increased ability to develop prevention and intervention strategy to tackle racial discrimination in education.
- • Increased awareness of European Regulations and
- • Increased awareness of UK Education system and methods used in UK schools.
- • Increased knowledge of new methods and approaches.
- • Greater understanding and responsiveness to social, linguistic and cultural diversity of Europe and local area.
- • Increased motivation and creativity in daily work.
The EU countries also have obligations under international human rights law to provide inclusive education for all regardless age, race, gender.
Finding ways to fight or prevent discrimination is essential to ensuring students’ educational opportunity.
Confronting discrimination can be challenging and intimidating, but it is critical to safeguarding students’ rights to learn.
The training will be of interest to those wishing to develop knowledge and skills to support effective anti discriminatory practice and promises to provide many practical and thought provoking examples.
This course takes a refreshing look at the subject of discrimination and equality with an interactive session that aims to encourage a greater understanding of the subject.
Broader understanding of practices, policies and systems:
Better quality of the work through.
Methods used:Combination of methodology sessions, case studies, practical activities in the field and visits to local schools.
How to Apply?
POSSIBLE ERASMUS+ FUNDING
Mobility project for school education staff under Key Action 1 (staff training) follow the link here: Opportunities for staff
Who can take part?Staff engaged in adult education activities, including support staff, managers and guidance staff as well as teachers and trainers
Eligible countries:All EU countries and Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Republic of Macedonia, Norway, Turkey and Iceland).
When & How to apply:Applicants (any organisation working in adult education field) have to submit their grant application by
2 February at 12:00 (midday Brussels time).