The mass closure of universities in the EU had begun on 12th of March 2020, as governments hope lockdown and bans on public gatherings will slow down the spread of COVID-19. Due to COVID-19 all KINDINMI partners were forced to work from home. In the last weeks of the project we were busy writing the final report for KINDINMI.
Véronique Simon will present KINDINMI at “Tolerance(s) – concepts, language, history and practices”, which takes place on 12 October 2020. Further Key Note Speakers of the international Colloquium in Stockholm are Jenny White, Christer Mattsson, Denis Crouzet and Emmanuel Fraisse. Lilian Thuram, Honorary Doctor at Stockholm University, will speak at a public seminar.
Rainer Hawlik was invited to present his KINDINMI text “How do teachers of mother tongue instruction carry out their roles? Migration specific perspectives on teachers of migration languages within the Austrian public sector education system.” (English Translation: Dorothea Scherer, University of Aberdeen) at BIMM conference which took place on 11th of May 2020 virtually in ZOOM. 18 Austrian University College Teachers attended the lecture.
Rainer Hawlik took the chance to present “Multilingual Pre-school Education as an opportunity” (7,5 ECTS) on 26.02.2020 at University College Teacher Education Vienna (PH Wien) during TNM of ERASMUS+project TRANSCA. In the audience were 11 University professors from Denmark, Austria, Greece and Croatia, who gave their feedback on the final version of the curriculum. KINDINMI Curriculum presentation in Vienna (Austria) weiterlesen
Véronique Simon participated in Erasmus+ ”Thematic seminar for ongoing projects” in Bergen 21-22 november 2019. The seminar was coordinated by Diku – Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education – NO01
During the stay at the UCJC in Madrid, Alena Vavrdová participated in the international conference “Exchange of Teacher Training and Implementation of Active Methodologies and Best Practices in Different Educational Systems”, held on November 27, 2019 at the Camilo José Cela University in Madrid.
This published essay by Rainer Hawlik discusses seminars for teacher trainings, following pedagogic material which was developed during KINDINMI (KA2 2017-1-SE01-KA203-034587)
Rainer Hawlik (2019). Professionalisierung von angehenden Lehrer/innen: Menschenrechtsbildung unter Beachtung migrationsgesellschaftlicher Differenzverhältnisse. In: Furch et al (Hrsg.): 1. Jahrestagung zur Menschenrechtsbildung. Schneider-Hohengehren: Baltmannsweiler, S. 60 – 69
On day two of the KINDINMI conference Put yourself in someone else’s shoes, Sarah Campbell (Team Sweden) led a guided walk of Uppsala with the title “From taxonomy to translanguaging – a glimpse into language and inclusion in Uppsala”
Pictures and impressions from the KINDINMI Final Conference, which took place on 28.10. and 29.10.2019 in Uppsala, Sweden.
The following list sums up conferences, workshops, teacher trainings and seminars, which were held in Europe and Africa since April 2018. Different KINDINMI teams from Austria, Czech Republic, Scotland and Sweden were responsible for these events.