The International Teachers Training Course (ITTC) was held in
Beykoz, Istanbul from the 2nd to the 9th of June 2013 with the
participation of 24 teachers and educators of pre-primary and primary
school coming from the 4 partner countries.
The course used blended methods of training involving distance activities
(self-preparation and follow-up activities) and face-to-face training
based on participatory teaching methods. The participants, guided by
experts and trainers from the partner countries, were actively involved in
detailed explanations of the conceptual issues, classroom observation in
the Beykoz campus of Doga school, practical application of the new
knowledge in teamwork with peers in order to encourage the participants
to integrate the Key Competences relevant to Education for Sustainable
Development in the school curriculum.