The NATO Parliamentary Assembly invited the CDRSEE’s Executive Director, Nenad Sebek, to speak at its 85th ROSE-ROTH Seminar held in Sarajevo.
Dr. Koren, a member of our History Education Committee, reflects upon the continued need to enlighten teachers, politicians and policy makers about the importance of encouraging critical-thinking skills in the history classroom.
Thirty teachers from throughout the country gathered to collaborate and discuss best methods of educating JHP workbooks to their pupils. The trainings took place in Hotel Park, near Belgrade’s Slavija center.
The CDRSEE gathered educational experts, teachers, prominent board members, and its staff to discuss education reform and novel methods in history teaching at the regional conference His Story or History: Europe in the Trap of Populism.
Despite the success of the cross-Balkans current affairs talk show Vicinities, the alarming trend in the region’s media is to feed prejudices and ignore opposing opinions, Fabrice de Kerchove told Members of the European Parliament.
Another successful Teacher Training Workshop was held in Struga, the second in the city, at Hotel Drim as part of the CDRSEE’s Joint History Project.