ERIC Number: ED403660
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
School Exchanges: Cultural Diversity, Conflict and Cooperation. Report of the Conference (7th, Dubrovnik, Croatia, September 11-15, 1996).
Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).
The Council of Europe was founded in 1949 to achieve greater unity among European parliamentary democracies. The Council for Cultural Co-operation (CDCC) is responsible for the Council of Education's work on education, culture, and sport. This publication contains proceedings of the CDCC Conference of the Network on School Links and Exchangers. Topics of the plenary session included the Croatian school system, education and multiculturalism, peace education, and the European Studies Program. Workshops dealt with conflict management and international school links; the media, citizenship education, and international school partnerships; and history projects and school links. Activities under review included long-term teacher training and the Visions of Europe pilot project. Suggestions for meeting the challenges faced by the Network on School Links and Exchanges were offered in the closing session. Appendices contain summaries of reports and presentations. (LMI)
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Cultural Pluralism, Educational Cooperation, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Information Dissemination, International Communication, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Partnerships in Education, Professional Development
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Cultural Cooperation, Strasbourg (France).
Identifiers - Location: Croatia