Vacations – time for teacher’s self-improvement

At Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University a participant of the international project, Deputy Head on the Content and Research of IT in Education Laboratory Svitlana Vasylenko creatively adapted the materials of trainings and educational meetings in European Universities – partners of the international project “Modernization of Pedagogical Higher Education by Innovative Teaching Instruments” (MoPED) of the EU program Erasmus + KA2 – Development of Higher Education Capacity, No. 586098-EPP-1-2017-1-UA-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP, lead several events during the autumn and winter holidays.

October 29, 2018 for teachers of the Karbyshev specialized school №2, Podil, on October 30, 2018, for teachers of Gymnasium #136 held seminars “Using of the Phet.Colorado Platform to create Interactive lessons”. High school teachers, especially physicists, chemists, biologists, mathematicians and geographers, have emphesised the importance of simulators to better understand their students’ processes and features of nature and technology, the graphic construction of functions, the ability to create and complete research tasks online.
The workshop “Using the GoLabz platform to create interactive lessons”, held on November 1, 2018, was attended by teachers of Gymnasium #136 of the Dniprovskyi district, specialized school № 210 of Obolonskyi district, Secondary school №285 of Solomensky district, teachers of the Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University and the Kyiv National Economic University named after Vadym Hetman.
January 4, 2019, with the participation of teachers of secondary school № 93 of the Podilskyi district, a workshop “Collaboration in the Go-Lab” was held. It used the materials of the training workshop Olga Dziabenko, a research scientist at Deusto University (Spain) “Collaboration to create research spaces for knowledge in the Go-Lab ecosystem”, which was held at the Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University in September 2018.