International Teacher Training Course
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.