„EDUCATION FACING CONTEMPORARY WORLD ISSUES”
Location: University of Pitesti , Romania
Conference venue: Ramada**** Hotel in Pitesti
PRESENTING THE CONFERENCE
The aim of this Conference is to create a debate conference concerning the great challenges which the contemporary society addresses to education of everywhere: globalization, interculturality, development, communication, partnership, profesionalisation, qualification.
The participants will be invited to discuss about the priorities of education in the beginning of the third millennium, about multiplying the functions belonging to education within the Knowledge Society, about increasing the role of the school institutions at the local communities’ level, about ways of innovating the teaching & learning processes.
Opportunities for debating on/upon the initial & continuing training of the didactic staff and for presentation of important educational European organisms (European Society for Research on the Education of Adults, European Network on Teacher Education Policies, European Forum of Vocational Education and Training, The Balkan Society for Pedagogy and Education) will be created.
The conference is equally opened to researchers, educational policies makers, strategists, managers and educators which are performing their activity in classrooms or in non-formal & informal educational organizations as well.
5th International Conference Edu World 2012 Proceedings will be published by The Procedia – Social and Behavioural Sciences – ELSEVIER (www.elsevier.com) – which is also included in Scopus, the abstracting and indexing database, ScienceDirect and is also currently being evaluated by ISI for SSI Proceedings inclusion.
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The official language of the conference is English.