Publications

Human Rights and Democracy in Action 
Pilot Projects Scheme 2013-2014

This publication aims to show how citizenship and human rights education helps to address current challenges to democratic stability in different countries and to initiate the development of a data base of good practices and tools to be put at the disposal of various stakeholders in the field of EDC/HRE. 
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Managing controversy

This tool aims to help strengthen the managing of controversial issues at whole-school level
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Addressing violence in schools

A collaborative and reflective report on sustainable means for addressing and preventing violence in schools.
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Training pack Teaching controversial issues

This training pack is a professional development programme for teachers which is designed to support and promote the teaching of controversial issues in European schools.

This publication is available to download in English; French; German; Greek ; Lithuanian; Norwegian; SlovakSpanish and Swedish. It will soon be available in Hungarian; Montenegrin and Polish

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How to develop the ability of students to assess information from media and social networks?

A tool for teachers to develop learners' analytical and critical competences towards online information.
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Travel Pass to Democracy: Supporting Teachers in Preparing Students for Active Citizenship.
State of citizenship and human rights education concentrating on the training of teachers in Croatia, Hungary, Montenegro and Romania.

This booklet is an assessment of the state of citizenship and human rights education with a specific focus on teacher training.
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Also available to download in Croatian, Hungarian, Montenegrin and Romanian.

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Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education: a diversity of approaches.
Analytical review of the findings of a survey on the development of competences for democracy and human rights in Belarus, Georgia, Lithuania and the Russian Federation.

This analytical report focuses on the development of skills for promoting social cohesion, valuing diversity and handling differences.
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Also available to download in Russian..

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Three Country Audit of the Lower Secondary Citizenship and Human Rights Education Curriculum.
The principles of the Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education in the curricula of France, Finland and Ireland.

This report assesses the degree of reflection of the principles of the Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights Education in the curricula.
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Also available to download in Finnish and French.

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Films

Tools

Training modules

Common training module

National Training Modules

Questionnaire:

This questionnaire aims at gathering information on the current state of the development of skills / competences required for life in a democratic society.
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Assessment tool:

This tool is designed to evaluate the level to which democratic values and human rights are embedded in the curriculum.
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Also available to download in French and  Finnish.