EDUPAD – Creating Educational Programs on Anti-Discrimination on a Par with EU Standards

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Objectives

  • To contribute to making the necessary adaptations in elementary school programs on anti-discrimination towards people with disabilities, so that they are compatible with EU standards
  • To strengthen the relationships and enable an exchange between the civil society actors in EU member countries and in Turkey

Activities

  • Research to compare curricula and practices in Italian, Turkish and European primary schools
  • Development of a pilot model of education inspired by the research
  • Development of specific educational materials to raise awareness in primary schools about the fight against discrimination of people with special needs
  • Implementation of awareness-raising seminars in 30 schools in the district of Atasehir (Istanbul, Turkey)
  • Organization of educational workshops for guidance teachers and school vice-principals
  • Proposal of alternative classroom activities to the Turkish Ministry of Education

Results

  • Comparative research report on the curricula and best practices dealing with discrimination of people with special needs in Turkey, Italy and in Europe
  • Pilot model of education on anti-discrimination
  • Awareness-raising educational materials for primary schools, including activity cards and an animation movie
  • Awareness-raising seminars
  • Educational workshops for guidance teachers and school vice-principals
  • Alternative classroom activity proposals presented as a report to the Turkish Ministry of Education

Partners

  • Coordinator: TSCV – Turkish Spastic Children’s Foundation (Turkey)

The project

Project Number

Date of the project

15/10/2014 – 15/01/2016

DG of reference

DEVCO EuropeAid – Central Contracting and Financing Authority (CFCU, Turkey) – Civil Society Dialogue Between EU And Turkey –III – Political Criteria Grant Scheme (CSD-III/PC)

Categories

Unit

School

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noemi.deluca@cesie.org

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