Category: otherness

Otherness: new tools to teach tolerance, active citizenship and respect for human rights

How can we foster tolerance in the school environment, teaching students to express and to understand different points of view, evaluating the “different” as an added value, essential for the life of every society? An important result towards achieving this goal has been obtained thanks to the Otherness project. A project developed thanks to the collaboration of four international associations such… Read more →

The final meeting of Otherness’ Partners in Palermo

OTHERNESS: Promoting responsible citizenship through education Could teachers sensitize students to overcome prejudices and promote cultural differences, intercultural dialogue and active citizenship? On the 4th June, the partners from Italy, Greece, Bulgaria and Portugal have met in Palermo (Italy) for their 4th transnational and final meeting. The meeting has been hosted by the Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo “Danilo Dolci”. In this special occasion, partners have been engaged… Read more →

Diversity, human rights and multiculturalism: what do students think about these topics in Italy, Portugal, Greece and Bulgaria

Nowadays society is characterized by the coexistence of people with different ethnical backgrounds, religions and traditions. A mixture that is lived everyday also in the school environment and which the project Otherness has deepened through a questionnaire given to the students of the schools which have taken part to this important project. In the Italian case, the schools participating in… Read more →

Ημερίδες Διάχυσης προγράμματος Erasmus+ “Otherness”

Ένα ακόμη πρόγραμμα Erasmus+ ολοκληρώνεται και φτάνει προς τη λήξη του. Το ταξίδι ξεκίνησε πριν από 3 χρόνια όταν 4 χώρες – εταίροι (Prosveta Sofia Foundation – Βουλγαρία, ΜΚΟ ΑΕΝΑΟ – Ελλάδα, Centro Sviluppo Creativo DANILO DOLCI – Ιταλία, Instituto Politechnico De Santarem – Πορτογαλία) δημιούργησαν τη Σύμπραξη για τη Σχολική Εκπαίδευση με τίτλο “Otherness” – Διαφορετικότητα (κωδ. Έγκρισης 2015-1-BG01-KA201-014300).… Read more →

OTHERNESS 3rd meeting

Project management meeting 3 (end of  June 2017) was held in Lisbon and was hosted by the Portuguese partners. It was  time for discussing the piloting of Output 2 during school year 2016/2017, the feedback provided by  teachers and students, the upgrading of the teachers’ manual and the digital tool and the planning of transnational training event 2. Greece was… Read more →

Meeting “Otherness” in Kerkini

A meeting of 9 schools which participate in the project Erasmus+ “Otherness”, 2015-1-BG01-KA201-014300 took place in Kerkini lake, Serres at 9th March 2017. The project is implemented through the collaboration of 4 organisations; Prosveta Sofia Foundation (applicant organisation – Bulgaria), AENAO – Center of Non Formal Education (partner organisation – Greece), CSC Danilo Dolci (Partner organisation – Italy) and IPS Santarem… Read more →

announcement_iconThe transnational meeting which took place in Thessaloniki on 17-18th February ended successfully after addressing all the issues put on the agenda beforehand: Deadlines, tool structure, key points on intellectual outputs and a whole number of other issues were agreed upon and now all that remains is hard wo12729251_947665361955196_8388665494488674933_nrk!

Good work people!

On behalf of Aenao NGO we thank you for your excellent collaboration, inputs and suggestions as we are looking forward to creating an innovative, to-the-p12742800_947665441955188_658642638088104470_noint, creative and fun Teacher’s Manual on Otherness!

On Wednesday and Thurdsday 17th & 18th February 2016 partners involved in the project “Otherness” will be meetingotherness-logo in Thessaloniki to further discuss updates and relative organisational issues.

Colleagues from Prosveta, Centro Danilo Dolci and Polytechnic Institute of Santarém we are waiting for you!