Two schoolteachers visit local schools and participate in activities at the teacher training college from Arteveldehogeschool in Ghent.
The India Platform facilitates internships of Belgium teacher Trainees to Indian Primary and Secundary schools in Karnataka. For this purpose we work togehter with the NGO Sikshana. This NGO supports government schools: working in collaboration with state governments, they have created a replicable model that improves learning levels in the public education system in rural and semi-urban areas.
The visit takes place from 15 to 20 October 2012.
The teachers will explore the schools system in Flanders and learn about educational methods used in our schools.
Interaction with students will also shed light on cultural differences.
They will also meet the students who will be going on internship to Sikshana schools during February/March 2013.