Our Serbian Participants have been in Afyon, Turkey for their Job Shadowing Program under Erasmus Plus Program
As Anatolia, we have hosted Serbian participants in Turkey this week. Four teachers from Elementary school “Mladost” – Serbia carried out job shadowing activity about fighting early school leaving and illiteracy, improving teaching and learning skills in adult education.
During this job shadowing, they have visited many intuitions and meet many directors, teachers and students. Firstly, they have visited Afyonkarahisar Adult Education Center and joined the lessons to observe the classes. During this visiting they got answers about adult education system in Turkey, they have seen the best practise in the correct places. They have exchanged ideas and practices with Turkish teachers. They have joined some workshop activities in adult education centre such as cooking, painting and knitting.
Secondly, they have visited Afyonkarahisar Vocational Training Centre whose students are between 14 – 65 and it gives 1 day theoretical education and 4days practical education. After observing theoretical lessons, they have went to observation to enterprise and factories that the students of this school do their practice such as Hair and Beauty Salons, Hair dressers , Repairing and Production centres etc. They have also visited Afyonkarahisar Youth Centre and have learn about how to support students by arranging social-cultural and sport activities.
Thirdly, they have observed the lessons in Afyonkarahisar Anatolian High School and Afyonkarahisar Science and Social Science Project School. They have joined English and ICT lessons. They have practices about web2.0 applications such as Class Dojo, Padlet, Kahoot, Quizzes, Action Bound, Edmodo, Zip Grade etc.
They have also give presentations to many students and teachers about their project, their country, city and culture and played many cultural games with students.
After job shadowing sessions of everyday, they have joined some social and cultural activities and trips to explore the city in depth.
After certification ceremony which are Europass and Participants Certificates, they finish the job shadowing session by saying “This is a really great experiences for us, we have learn and experienced many things from this process, hope to continue future collaboration…”