Agenda

Policies, Practices and Qualifications in Early Childhood Education

DRAFT Agenda

You can download the detailed agenda for the conference from HERE

17 October 2019

9:00 – 13:30 Pre-conference program for early arrivals: school visit (see the draft pre-conference program)


18 October 2019

SEHIR UNIVERSITY, Dragos Campus, Address: Orhantepe Mahallesi,

Turgut Özal Bulvarı No:21, Dragos, 34865 Kartal/İstanbul

Plenary session

Dragos Campus Conference center

08:30 – 09:00 Registration of the participants

09:00 – 09:10 Opening concert

09:10 – 09:50 Official conference opening, welcoming speeches by

Prof. Dr. Peyami Çelikcan - Rector of Istanbul Şehir Üniversity and

Ali Rıza Lüle - General Manager of Doğa College

Presentation of the MOV-UP projectby the project coordinator

09:50 – 10:30 Children’s Emotional Competence, Foundation of Success: Skills, Outcomes, and Support

key-note speech by Dr. Susanne Denham, George Mason University (USA)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 12:00 Positive and enabling environments in Early Childhood and Primary Education through the lenses of

critical pedagogy panel discussion led by Assist. Prof. Maria Ampartzaki, University of Crete,

with participation of teachers who took part in the MOV-UP project

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch (served in the Dining Hall in the Student Center )

Poster session 1

Dragos Campus AB7 Building / 2nd floor (Working language: EN )

13:10 – 15:20 Creative methods for successful inclusion in multicultural schools – presented by Reni Dimova,

Center for Creative Training (Bulgaria)

13:20 – 15:30 The PROMEHS project: an evidence-based curriculum to promote mental health in schools

presented by Prof. Carmel Cefai, Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health, University of Malta;

Authors: Dr. Valeria Cavioni, Ilaria Grazzani, Alessia Agliati, Elisabetta Conte, Veronica Ornaghi, Mara Lupica Spagnolo, Francesca Micol Rossi, University of Milano-Bicocca, Prof. Carmel Cefai, Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health, University of Malta

Parallel sessions

Dragos Campus AB7 Building / 2nd floor and 3rd floors

13:30 – 15:00 For topics and titles see the detailed agenda

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 16:30 For topics and titles see the detailed agenda

16:45 – Transfer to Kadiköy


19 October 2019

Plenary session

Dragos Campus Conference center

08:30 – 09:00 Registration of the participants

09:00 – 09:45 Triangulation between parents, teachers and children in Early School Education –

Prof Dr. Fatma Alisinanoğlu, Fatih SultanMehmet University (Turkey)

09:45 – 10:30 Evidence-based in-service training: tools for promotion of pre-school teacher reflection and capacity –

Dr. Tatiana Le-van, Moscow City University (Russia)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 11:45 The subjective wellbeing of children with a migrant background – presentation,

Prof. Carmel Cefai, Dr Noemi Keresztes, Natalie Galea and Rachel Spiteri,

Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health, University of Malta

11:45 – 12:30 Presenting the Association of Teacher Education in Europe and the International Migrant School in Rome

Milagros Ragodon Nabur, ATEE & International Migrant School (Italy)

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch (served in the Dining Hall in the Student Center )

Parallel Sessions

Dragos Campus AB7 Building / 2nd floor and 3rd floors

13:30 – 15:00 For topics and titles see the detailed agenda

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 16:30 For topics and titles see the detailed agenda

16:50 – Transfer to Kadiköy

18:00 – Transfer to the Gala & Networking dinner (from Kadiköy)