Making the classroom more inclusive for students with additional needs.

This TCA “Making the classroom more inclusive for students with additional needs” will take place in Sofia, Bulgaria between the 27th – 31st May 2018.

The target audience is mainly teachers and school staff from pre-school level to primary, secondary and special needs education and all those who are interested in creating a positive and inclusive educational environment.

It aims to improve the level of key competences and skills, related to professional profile of the participants, in particular through; Encouraging a greater understanding of equality in educational settings and inclusive education, exploring ways how to work with children with SEN in practice; exploring examples of how to develop suitable resources for students with different abilities, sharing experiences of inclusive education from different organizations, and exploring examples about classroom management strategies and how to create an inclusive environment. Participants would also have the opportunity to visit an Inclusive Centre in Sofia.

The expected results include:

  • Increased awareness of a complex system to support children with SEN.
  • Improved competences, linked to the participants’ professional profiles.
  • Increased knowledge of different methods used in work with students with SEN and different abilities
  • Increased knowledge of different ways how to meet the needs of children with SEN
  • Increased creativity and motivation.
  • Intercultural awareness

Interested applicants should send their application form to Janelle Camilleri (Janelle.camilleri@gov.mt) by no later than Monday 12 February.