On September 24, 2021, a round table was held as part of the launch of the educational project "Center of Attention".
On September 24, 2021, a round table was held as part of the launch of the educational project "Center of Attention". This is a unique project that has no analogues in Ukraine, designed for staff of boarding schools and orphanages, where children with special needs live and study. The project is supported by the German foundation Aktion Mensch and aims to develop new methods and practices to support professionals who develop, train, rehabilitate and are close to children with special needs every day.
The round table was joined by:
🔸 employees of the Blagomay Foundation Tetyana Karapetyan, Kira Syrotenko and Khrystyna Yermakova,
🔸 Lilia Lavruk - Director of the Integration and Cultural Center in the district of Mettmann North Nordrhein Westphalia Germany.
🔸 Borys Yurchenko - Head of the German-Ukrainian public organization "Best Together" Wuppertal
🔸 Miroshkina Lyudmila - teacher-defectologist, KZ KOR “Mostysche special school of I-II degrees”
🔸 Oleg Torkunov - Deputy Head of the Kyiv Regional State Administration
🔸 Andriy Ivchatov - founder of the rehabilitation center "Samotuzhka"
🔸 Babyak Olga - Candidate of Psychological Sciences, Head of the Department of Psychological and Pedagogical Support of Children with Special Needs of the Institute of Special Pedagogy and Psychology. M. Yarmachenko of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine.
🔸 Osipenko Zhanna - Director of the Department of Education and Science of the Kyiv Regional State Administration.
The following important issues were discussed during the round table:
🔺 what children with special needs need and what techniques they need for better psychological and physical rehabilitation and education.
🔺deficit of funding for the education of specialists and teachers to work with children with disabilities.
New world educational practices for staff of boarding schools and orphanages and exchange of experience with German specialists
🔺building the right culture of treatment and learning with children with special needs and many other issues.
We thank the German partners of the Integration-Kulturzentrum e.V. im Kreis Mettmann, Aktion Mensch and Deutsch-Ukrainischer Verein "Besser Gemeinsam" E.V.
You can join the project by following the link: https: //charitymay.com/uk/programs/program/obrazovatelnyij-proekt-tsentr-vnimaniya/