Step by Step
tThe conference will be held on June 3rd 2016 at Bistriţa University Extension, Babes-Bolyai University, and aims to promote and disseminate the most recent theoretical and practical findings that are related to educational alternatives, being the only such initiative in Romania.
The event, organized by Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Department of Educational Sciences, will reunite higher education representatives from Romania and abroad, experts from secondary education, representatives of associations and federations activating in educational alternatives, representatives of professional organizations, public institutions, but also researchers, field experts, undergraduates, M.A. and PhD candidates.
Now hosting the fourth edition, the conference represents a significant opportunity to know and develop this field of study, based on research and good practice examples.
The interest granted to this topic led to the attendance of over 250 theorists and experts in the field throughout the previous editions. The contributions of the participants were published in distinct conference proceedings volume cited by CNCS, with reference to the topics that are specific to the six educational alternatives that exist in Romania: Step by Step, Waldorf, Freinet, Curative Pedagogy, Montessori and the Jenaplan.
We invite you to join us in Bistrița, in order to reflect upon the current and forthcoming challenges of educational alternatives, divided under the following conference sections:
Section 1.Methodological developments, action plans and specific conceptualizations in educational alternatives
Section 2. Optimization of the development in pedagogical competencies through alternative programs of professional training
Section 3. Contribution of alternative pedagogies to the optimization of contemporary education
Section 4. Theoretical and practical convergences between the alternative and contemporary educational system
- May 19 2016- registration for submission and submission of the abstract/summary
- May 25 2016- feedback regarding abstract approval/rejection
- June 1 2016- participation fee payment