EUROCLIO Offers Three Full Scholarships to Attend 2017 Annual Conference

EUROCLIO – European Association of History Educators is proud to present a unique opportunity for history education professionals to attend the 2017 EUROCLIO Annual Conference “Intersections: How Can History Education Change Today?” The conference will take place from 2-7 April in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.

At the 24th Annual Conference, the EUROCLIO project Decisions and Dilemmas will launch learning materials and have workshops specifically about how to teach the European Union. Through this project, EUROCLIO is able to offer maximum three scholarships for full participation in the 2017 Annual Conference. The scholarships cover travel from door-to-door, participation in the full conference and stay for 6 nights, for maximum three grantees.

Selection criteria

Preference will be given to candidates who:

  • have a strong relationship with a EUROCLIO member organisation;
  • face economic obstacles to cover their own participation;
  • have concrete opportunities for follow-up and dissemination of EUROCLIO conference materials, especially from the Decisions and Dilemmas project;
  • have had limited opportunities to participate in EUROCLIO annual conferences in the past.

Eligible candidates are required to:

  • have adequate proficiency in English;
  • have a background in history education, preferably practicing at a school;
  • be motivated to engage and share knowledge with colleagues from across Europe.

How to apply?

Are you interested? Click here (or copy the link below in your browser), to fill out the application form. The deadline for applications is Monday 13 February, 23:59 CET. Applications received after Monday 13 February will not be considered. Candidates will be notified of the results by February 28 at the latest.

Application form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd6afa3bpaF72kpQNKIp5NbF1JechM-ZQuo_On2wTyF2CzdZg/viewform

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Register now for EUROCLIO Annual Conference 2017: Intersections – San Sebastian, Spain

EUROCLIO – European Association of History Educators, AEPHG – History Teachers Association of Spain and Basque School Network – Ikastolen Elkartea are proud to announce exciting new features and welcome you to register to our Annual Conference & professional development and training course in Donostia-San Sebastian!

The conference will address the key question “How can history change today” in the context of our dynamic and challenging world. Looking trough the theme Local vs. Global it wishes to go beyond the most evident communities of all, the nation, and explore the role of history in the shaping of local and global communities and identities. Another theme, Past vs. Present will be discussed in the relation to history education and current affairs. With the ongoing series of crises, embedded in global developments, what is the role and responsibility of history, heritage and citizenship educators in bridging all these complex current affairs with history?

Specific topics feeding into workshops and dialogues will include European cooperation in historical context and independence in an interdependent world. The conference will entail a key note speech by a prominent historian, panel discussions, dialogue tables, workshops, on-site visits, visit to schools and many more.

To learn more and to see the preliminary programme, download the conference brochure and visit the event page below.

24th EUROCLIO Annual Conference and Professional Training and Development Course 2017: Intersections – San Sebastian, Spain