Third Erasmus + K2 project "NEWS: New Skills New Schools" Common Standards and Skills in Education, partner meeting in Lithuania
On April 16-20, 2018, the third meeting of the partners of the project "NEWS: New Skills New Schools" was held in the Tauralaukis Progimnasium. Project guests from Italy, Spain, Greece, Finland, Poland and Romania were met with the greetings of the Tauralaukis Headteacher Ona Šalkauskienė, with Lithuanian songs and dances taught by students. The guests watched open lessons in the pre-school group, in primary classes Lithuanian and math lessons, in older classes, lessons of the Lithuanian language, English language, mathematics, and information technologies.
The international conference "Innovative teaching methods and teachers' role using the CLIL method" was held at the Progimnasium. The conference was attended by lecturers from Vilnius, Klaipėda, Klaipėda LCC International University, from Italy. The conference highlighted the importance of innovative teaching methods for education.
The participants of the project were given an opportunity to get to know Lithuania - to visit the Curonian Spit, Trakai and Vilnius. The students of Tauralauki's progymnasium had an excellent opportunity to use their English language skills presenting guided tour around old city.