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There is Another Way: Human Connections and Citizenship

Dr. Arina Bokas is a faculty member in the department of English at Charles S. Mott Community College in Flint, Michigan. She adapted Out of Eden Learn activities and other Project Zero frameworks for her first-year composition class. 1,140 more words

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Abdellatif Laâbi: attesting against barbarism.

The brilliant Moroccan poet, novelist and playwright Abdellatif Laâbi is the epitome of the engaged writer. Born in Fez in 1942, he studied at the University of Rabat and was one of the founders of the literary magazine… 445 more words


Team building with a "mission impossible"

In the afternoon,of the first day, we did a Team-building activity called “Mission Impossible”. The trainer give us the instructions and we had 14 points to do all together,  in one hour. 94 more words

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Introducing the project objectives, agenda and non-formal education methodology

On the first session of today, we have talked about the project, its objectives, working agenda and the methodology we are going to use in the next 8 days. 148 more words

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Getting to know each other

We started getting to know each other by doing some fun and engaging activities. For example, we started with telling our names and showing a sign which the others needed to repeat, so in that way we can remember the names of all people. 87 more words

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Opening ceremony and first impressions

First day on the project, we all gathered at the hotel’s lobby as everyone was arriving to Topola to start with the Training course.

After short introduction and welcoming to the project by the hosts and trainers, we had the chance to introduce ourselves to each other by saying our names, where we come from and saying a bit about our backgrounds and experiences. 73 more words

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Going beyond.

Going beyond what is expected.

What do we expect from the education of 16-19 year olds in England? Judging from the funding available, the qualifications on offer and the accountability measures which inevitably steer our work, our national aspirations for this phase of education are fairly low. 644 more words