Our course, "Drama as a Tool for Self-Expression, Inclusion, and Anti-Bullying," provides a practical exploration of how drama can be used to promote self-expression, create inclusive educational environments, and address the important issue of bullying. This course is designed for educators, teachers, and individuals who seek to understand the transformative potential of drama in these crucial areas.
Throughout the program, participants engage in a series of drama-based activities and exercises that encourage self-expression and effective communication. These activities are accessible to all, regardless of prior experience, and aim to help participants find their voice and express their thoughts and feelings confidently. A significant focus of this course is on using drama to promote empathy and understanding among learners. Participants will learn how to use dramatic techniques to step into the perspectives of others, fostering greater compassion and respect in educational settings. This approach enriches educators' abilities to create inclusive and supportive learning environments, where each student feels valued and heard. Furthermore, the course addresses the issue of bullying by equipping participants with practical tools and insights. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of bullying behaviours and learn strategies for prevention and intervention.
"Drama as a Tool for Self-Expression, Inclusion, and Anti-Bullying" offers a valuable learning experience for personal and professional development, providing practical insights and tools for educators to create more empathetic, inclusive, and bully-free educational environments. By the end of the course, educators will be better prepared to create safe and respectful learning environments that promote self-expression, inclusion, and stand against bullying.
Classes take place Monday to Friday in the morning.
Day 1: Welcome and Introduction
Welcome and Registration
Course Introduction and Overview
Ice-breaking Activities and Participants' School Presentations
Understanding the Role of Drama in Education
Building a Supportive Learning Community
Day 2: Self-Expression Through Drama
Self-Expression and Its Significance
Drama Techniques for Self-Expression
Practical Exercises: Exploring Personal Narratives
Sharing and Reflecting on Self-Expression Experiences
Day 3: Fostering Empathy and Inclusion
The Importance of Empathy in Education
Using Drama to Build Empathy
Group Activities: Role-plays and Perspective-Taking
Discussions on Promoting Inclusivity
Day 4: Addressing Bullying and Conflict Resolution
Understanding Bullying: Types and Impact
Strategies for Anti-Bullying Education
Role-plays: Handling Bullying Situations
Conflict Resolution Techniques Through Drama
Day 5: Application and Closing
Practical Integration: Using Drama in Teaching and Anti-Bullying Initiatives
Final Group Presentations: Applying Drama Techniques
Course Reflection and Feedback
Closing Remarks and Certificate of Attendance
The 5-day course fee per participant is set at 400€, which provides comprehensive coverage for all aspects of the program. This fee includes the following:
We strive to ensure that participants receive exceptional value for their investment in the course, with the fee covering a wide range of services and resources that contribute to their professional development and overall satisfaction.