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29 and 30 April 2017
THE THIRD NATIONAL (UN)CONFERENCE
for school teachers
WHAT IS EDCAMP
EdCamp (un)conferences are held by adopting new participant-driven format for educators to co-create all over the world.
Place for professional development
Open exchange of teaching experience and collaboration based
on the "Give – Get" principle.
is a change agent
An effective model for transformations in education at the level of a daily lesson, a school, a region
and the country as whole.
A tool for building up
Educators hold (un)conferences
to unite in their communities for solving the most concerning problems.
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT EDCAMP
6 TENETS OF EDCAMP
Free of charge
EdCamp is offered at no cost
to attendees. It is a strict condition ensuring equal chances
of all educators.
The program is created by participants on the first day
On the first day morning
all participants plan the timetable
and session topics. Due to
the spontaneity, the plan of events meets the needs of the participants
as much as possible.
EdCamps do not have
any supervisors from state authorities or vendors. Everyone is free
to express their thoughts, take part in
a discussion and defend their opinion.
Everyone can become
If you attend EdСamp, you are empowered to drive the conversation. Everyone can share their experience
in the uniting atmosphere.
Everyone can host EdСamp
in his/her area: any local
school, public organization
or informal group of teachers.
on the "law of two feet"
Attendees find the sessions
meeting their needs on their own.
The ”law” ensures an effective way
to “drop out” the presentations
that are not topical for educators
or presented in an unattractive way.
WHY TO ORGANIZE EDCAMP IN UKRAINE:
24 COORDINATORS' VOICES
And when and where will your EdCamp be held?
WHO AND WHY MAKE EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
EDCAMP UKRAINE 2016: AS IF IT WAS YESTERDAY
This is our final video
from the closing ceremony:
Oscar Brenifier about responsibility
and critical thinking:
Eva Rambala about effective communication:
Several photos for good mood:
Famous children philosopher and author
of bestsellers (France)
Expert on nonviolent communication,
Marshall Rosenberg’s successor (Hungary)
from Amnesty International
WHAT IS ON EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
Rara avises from different countries
600 educators from Ukraine and other countries will attend EdCamp Ukraine 2017.
National and international. Learn more about their sessions click a link.
The highlight of the year
We will live at the New Ukrainian School for 2 days and examine 10 competencies.
Give a lesson to a class of random students and get a professional feedback.
Constantly active: LEGO-robots, extruders for plastics processing, non-discrimination wheel and …a bit of intrigue! :)
Jobs of the future
We will visit the most interesting and modern enterprises together.
Discover the community values
Education, love, dignity, family, peace – which values will unite the community of responsible teachers?
The Global Teacher Prize
Let’s open a national way to the prestigious world prize.
Youth Debates project
We will announce registration for participating in a new wave of the Ukrainian-German project aimed at the development of critical thinking.
We will play the game and seek answers to unexpected questions - and get presents for that! :)
Do educators believe in success of the reforms? Will they support them? Do educators have enough knowledge? What kind of help do they need?
EdCamp in a Box
35 coordinators of mini-EdCamps will infect you with their experience of hosting (un)conferences in the regions.
"I am reforming the education!", "An educator is the best multiplier of changes", "I’m building up the New Ukrainian School" – choose the text for memorable pictures.
Visit the favourite café with inspiring coffee and responsible buiscits.
Tour of Kharkiv
Our charismatic guidess Olena Yelagina will show you real Kharkiv. Click the link to register.
Sustainable development of EdCamp
Do you dream about more EdCamps? Help our team combine the calling and a dignified life – support us with a regular contribution on Spilnokosht.
Everyone can help! Bring a part of your attention to pack "flying" schoolbags for children with special needs from Ukraine and Poland.
EdCamp Ukraine 2017 Magazine
You can order an exclusive featuring all the interesting facts from the (un)conference. It will be prepared in cooperation with OSNOVA Publishing Group.
And what would you like?
The full version of the program of EdCamp Ukraine 2017
is available HERE.
5 REASONS WHY YOU CAN’T MISS EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
I want to be interesting to those whom I teach using the best educational practices –
to prepare children for the real life,
not just for exams.
I will choose only those sessions that I need.
150 training options from national and international practitioners are waiting for me.
Within two days representatives
of the authorities of different levels will be
with us. I want to meet them in person and ask
them a few questions.
I want to meet with people who also care about
the ways to develop the education system in Ukraine. And there will be over 500 people!
The coordinators of mini-EdCamps will be
the guests of the (un)conference – I want
to learn how to organize such a unique event
at my school.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
Everything is simple. The main criterion is your motivation for development and willingness
to accept responsibility! Both young specialists and experienced educators are invited to take part in the event. The subject you teach, the age of your students and the position you occupy
do not affect the results of the contest selection.
Here you will find photo memories kindly kept by our friends from BRIDAL GROUP:
Here you will watch videos of practitioners’ sessions
on EdCamp Ukraine 2017:
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
Fill in the registration form
by 19 MARCH 2017
(the number of places is limited, hurry up*)
Pass the eliminatory interview and win in the selection.
The competition results to be announced by 9 APRIL 2017.
Tell us about the dissemination of the obtained knowledge among schoolchildren, students, parents, and colleagues
in essays by 31 MAY 2017.
Wow! EdCamp Ukraine pays for everything: you only must take care of your journey to the event. If you are from Kharkiv, then make a charity contribution**.
* EdCamp Ukraine is a non-profit initiative of NGO "EdCamp Ukraine" and Education Producing Agency. We take care about the participants, and they will not have to spend money on accommodation, food, pay for education, expert advice, workshops and educational materials.
All these significant costs are sponsored by our supporters - partners of the (un)conference.
** Charity contribution should be donated according to the policy of equal chances: people who live in Kharkiv and do not have transportation expenses donate 400 UAH to the budget of the "EdCamp in a Box" program to support regional (un)conferences.
OTHER WAYS TO PARTICIPATE IN EDCAMP UKRAINE 2017
Do you have any practices you would like to share with inspired educators? We can offer you everything to fulfill your dream but sessions number is limited :-)
Do you want to get a unique experience? We invite you to help us
in carrying out the event and to learn from inside how to organize
Do you want to be involved
in the key event in the life of school teachers of Ukraine? We can offer extraordinary opportunities
THE LONG TAIL EFFECT
It has been proved that the most interesting things start after EdCamps. As a result of your acquaintance
with many people new ideas as well as joint projects are born: this is the so-called the long tail effect.
After EdCamp Ukraine 2016 we:
held GLOBAL DIGNITY DAY in Ukraine for the second time – a training course that united 12,000 schoolchildren
from 73 educational establishments
implemented the YOUTH DEBATES project aimed
at the development of critical thinking and democracy in 8 schools
of the eastern regions
launched the research
CHILDREN AND PAPERS: HOW TO ACHIEVE BALANCE AT SCHOOL
to free teachers and administrators from excessive paperwork.
10,000 educators participated in it
of 195 school textbooks and
12 curriculums for primary school
What will happen this year?
We are looking forward to it ;)
EdCamp Ukraine is proud to be helped and sponsored by the below organizations and their employees:
Supported by the Public Affairs Section of the US Embassy in Ukraine.
News EdCamp Ukraine 2017
© 2015-2018, NGO "EdCamp Ukraine"
NGO "EdCamp Ukraine"
is a legal entity separate
and distinct from
The Edcamp Foundation
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