Τraining on Adopting Digital Media in Youth Work
Duration of the training course: 7 days for training and 2 days for travelling.
Training dates: Sunday 20 October 2019- Saturday 26 October 2019
Travel dates: Saturday 19 October (arrival)- Sunday 27 October (departure)
Number of participants: 30. Each partner will be represented by 3 delegates.
Age of participants: there is no age limit.
Place: Larnaca, Cyprus.
Venue: Hotel Flamingo, Larnaca
SEAL CYPRUS, Cyprus (Coordinator) www.sealcyprus.org
Association “WalkTogether”, Bulgaria, www.Facebook.com/Walktogether
EUROTEAM, Czech Republic , www.euroteam.webnode.cz
ADEL Slovakia, Slovakia, www.adelslovakia.org
MTÜ ISLANDER, Estonia, https://estislander.wordpress.com/
PRAXIS, Greece, http://praxisgreece.com/
EXPRESS YOURSELF, Latvia.
ASOCIACIJA “AKTYVUS JAUNIMAS”, Lithuania, www.activeyouth.lt
PRISMS, Malta, http://www.prismsmalta.com/
Asociatia TEAM 4 Excellence, Romania, www.team4excellence.ro
FUNDACJA ”RA I DO” MIĘDZYNARODOWE CENTRUM WSPARCIA MŁODZIEŻY I DOROSŁYCH, Poland, www.raido.mispomocnik.pl
AIMS & OBJECTIVES
With this training course, SEAL CYPRUS will bring together youth workers and trainers from European organisations in order to:
- promote the Digital Competence and Media Literacy among the individual participants (youth workers/ youth trainers) and the target groups of the organisations and
- use Information Society Technology (IST) and Information Communication Technologies (ICT) to develop the quality of youth work.
- learn how to raise the visibility of youth organisations, their projects, and their target groups.
NUMBER AND PROFILE OF THE PARTICIPANTS
30 youth workers and trainers with the following characteristics:
(A) Aware of the power of the Social Media in Youth Work;
(B) motivated to develop their knowledge and skills in using Digital Media;
(C ) Keen to share their experiences with others;
(D) Open to other cultures and willing to disseminate what they would acquire in the training.
Youth professionals who are handling the Social Media of the partner organisations are most welcome.
There is no age limit.
A combination of practical instructions and the opportunity to practice in actual digital environments. Non-formal learning activities with a participative and learner-centred approach, will be carried out (ice breakers and energisers, discussions in the plenary, question & answer sessions, group- building activities, simulation exercises, debriefing after each exercise, case studies, work in small groups, brainstorming, presentations, info sessions for theoretical input, hands- on experiences, team games, tests, intercultural events. There will be place for reflection on learning experiences and outcomes (with Reflection Groups and with the Youthpass process).
Youth workers, youth trainers, facilitators and youth leaders who wish to enrich their toolbox with digital tools to raise their professional profile and promote youth work. No age limit.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
Read the Description and the ADD ME_Training in Cyprus_Infopack v1 Aug.2019 carefully before you fill out the application.
Participants from Cyprus
People who are based in Cyprus (not necessarily Cypriots) need to fill the Application_International participants_ADD ME in Cyprus
After you fill the application form, send it to email@example.com with the subject “ADD ME_your surname”.
Participants from the partners’ countries
You need to fill the Application_International participants_ADD ME in Cyprus and send it to your organisation. If your organisation has a different form, you will probably need to fill in both forms.
After you fill out the application form, send it to the partner organisation in your country with the subject “ADD ME_your surname”. Do not send the form directly to SEAL CYPRUS.
Please note that there might be some changes to the program.
You will all be informed of course, during the training.
Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/sealngocy
Facebook group of the project: https://www.facebook.com/groups/AddMeEU
This is a closed group, only for selected participants.
The hashtag of the project on Twitter and Instagram is #addmeEU
HOW TO REPORT TRAVEL EXPENSES
Please, read the instructions carefully here: Instructions to report travel expenses
The Excel you need to fill is here: Travel expenses_Form_ADD ME
The email we will use to receive the documents is firstname.lastname@example.org
Programme: Erasmus+ Key Action 1: Mobility of Youth Workers. Training Course.
Project identification/ contract number: 2019-2-CY02-KA105-001592
Project duration: 5 months (01-09-2019- 31-01-2020)