On May 10, a project team from Klaipeda Gedminai progymnasium organized an international teachers’ conference “The Impact of Project Activity on School Community”. Its aim was to gather Lithuanian and foreign teachers to discuss the impact of project activities on the school community and to share the gained methodical, practical experience from various projects. Different subject teachers from Greece, Romania, Croatia, Turkey and Lithuania attended this conference. Our project “ACTIVE IN NATURE – ENJOYING THE NATURE!” – ANEN was also presented in this conference.
The republic arts teachers’ methodological – practical conference “Teaching and learning differently” was held on March 23 in Gedminai progymnasium. Plenty of participants were listening to presentations on a contribution of art subjects to a personal learner’s development, discussed the trend of artistic subjects, perspective, possibilities of education of artistic creativity during the project activities and also education opportunities of children with special needs.
Attending the workshop teachers shared their own methodical and practical experience, presented own ways of organizing lessons and methods which help to motivate students, develop their creativity.
Klaipeda region’s educational institutions “Project Fair” was held in Gedminai progymnasium on 4th February. The fair was really fruitful – there were 55 projects presented from Klaipeda, Klaipeda district, Silute district and Plunge educational institutions. Students, teachers and various education related individuals from 30 institutions creatively presented school, national, international (Erasmus+, Lifelong Learning, eTwinning, Nordplus, the EU Structural Funds) project activities enriching school life and the whole process of education. Participant innovatively showed their designed products, demonstrated how they are continuing their project activities which have already ended. All the participants shared joyful mood, got new ideas, teachers and students discussed the success of the project, the impact on the institution community, funds, programs and partner search as well as project application and the whole project implementation. Honored guests of the event from The department of Education and Culture of the municipality of Klaipeda City, Klaipeda Teachers` Center for Culture and Education and Klaipeda Pedagogical Psychological Service were delighted by excellent presentations.
Probably the best assessment of the event was participants‘ impressions, experiences recorded on the evaluation wall and the questions „Will we be able to participate again next year?“
The prizes for the “Project Fair” attendees were established by Education Exchanges Support Foundation, JSC „Eurobiuras“ and PI “Edukateka