MULTI-SPECTRUM APPROACH FOR EDUCATIONAL INTEGRATION FOR KIDS FROM ETHNIC MINORITIES

европейски съюз европейски соц фонд

The project is implemented with the financial support of The Operational Programme Human Resouces Development financed by The Social Fund of the European Union

Partners: II High School “Neofit Bozveli” and School “Dobri Voynikov”

Project duration: 12 months (October 2012 – October 2013)

Total value of the project: 366 863,00 BGN

General objectives:
1. Adaptation of Roma students to conditions in school and their integration into the school environment by expanding their circle of activities
2. Introducing and forming positive attitudes to Bulgarian traditions, customs and cultures to increase interest and motivation to learn
3. Positive learning outcomes that will be a prerequisite for higher self-esteem, self-affirmation and promotion of professional development

Activities that were implemented under the project are:
– Organization and management
– Information and publicity – were realized four conferences
– Organization of the exported forms
– Creation of a center for educational integration and adaptation of children

During the whole period of its implementation were conducted four workshops and one conference to share best practices, and press 4 . Attended by professionals , teachers, parents , students and representatives of various institutsii.90 children enrolled in the clubs of both schools – partners participated in two organized academies leaders – winter and summer . During the academy motivate children to actively participate in curricular and extracurricular life. Students from both schools develop environmental and civic education . Were organized several trips , where children are introduced to the beauty and history of Bulgaria . And in the clubs children are introduced to a variety of environmental problems and how to deal with them , the specifics of the Bulgarian and ethnic festivals, and different types of dances. 3 clubs in both schools – partners : ” To preserve the traditions and customs ,” ” Dance ” and ” Ecology and Health” . In the project were covered over 800 children and parents in different activities . They participate actively interested and the effect was present. The project worked social workers , psychologists, counselors , training , leading , mediators , lawyers and educators. Targets were achieved and tasks fulfilled.

The project were made :
– Film of the Bulgarian and English
– Guide for good practice in the integration of minority children
– Collection of good practices
– School Newspaper of children