The conference, organised by the Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Education, DCU Institute of Education, welcomes teachers, teacher educators, academics, students, children, artists, performers, writers, NGOs, parents, principals and others working in or concerned about intercultural education within schools.
Friday 25th January9.30 - 10.15 Tea and coffee10.00 - 10.15 Registration10.15 - 10.30 Introduction and Welcome from Dr Anne Looney10.30 - 11.15 Keynote Speaker: Dr Amanullah De Sondy11.15 - 11.30 Questions and answers11.30 - 12.45 Parallel sessions I12.45 - 14.00 Lunch 14.00 - 15.15 Parallel sessions II15.15 - 15.30 Coffee15.30 - 16.15 Panel Session: Sharing Stories 16.15- 16.30 Close of conference16.30 Finish
Saturday 26th January: 10.00 -10.30 Registration10.30 - 11.00 Migration performed by Wave 11.00 - 12.30 Children’s workshop (Fighting Words for children aged 8-12 yrs)11.00 -11.45 Key note 2: Hannagh McGinley11.45 - 12.00 Questions and answers12.00 - 12.30 The Intercultural Classroom Exhibition12.30 - 13.30 Lunch13.30 - 15.00 Children’s workshop (Fighting Words for children aged 8-12 yrs)13.30 - 15.00 Workshops 15.00 - 16.00 Final presentations and exhibition of children’s work16.00 Close
THE CONFERENCE IS FREE BUT BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL AND PLACES ARE LIMITED.
The conference is part of the project 'Strengthening the Practice of Intercultural Education in Primary Schools' funded by the Department of Justice.