|Project Title||Modernization and Development of Curricula on Pedagogy and Educational Management in the Central Asian Countries|
|Country||Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||500 001 - 1 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||January 1, 2011–December 31, 2014|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||European Union|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
This project is coordinated by Magdeburg University (Germany) with the co-coordination of EdNet (Kyrgyztan) for those activities to be implemented in Central Asia.
Coordinator: Compostela Group of Universities
|Contact / Team Leader / Project Team||
Kai Gleißner M.A., Coordinator
Arbeitsbereich Internationale Kooperationen, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Institut für Berufs- und Betriebspädagogik
Tel.: (03 91) 6 71 67 57
|Beneficiary||Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Kazakhstan, Ministry of Education and Science of Kyrgyz, Ministry of Education and Republic of Tajikistan|
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
Within the project «Modernization and development of curricula on pedagogy and educational management in the Central Asian countries» university partners from Central Asia will develop and modernize the existing curriculums on “Pedagogy” and develop a new curriculum on “Educational Management” based on European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) that meet international best practices and national specifics, based on the experience of European and Central Asian universities.
The project aims at significant reformation and modernization of the pedagogic-educational system in 3 countries of Central Asia in terms of implementation best practices from EU partners, national specifics and priorities of their home countries and with the purpose to provide the countries with the highly-qualified specialists in pedagogy and also in administrating educational institutions with new competence. The goal is to introduce new curricula on Pedagogy and Education management.
The main objectives of the EDUCA project are:
|Components of the Education Process||Education Policy Advice & Development, Quality assurance, Standards and curriculum development|
|Occupational Field||Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science|
|Target Groups||Decision-makers and managers in VET and HE institutions, Developers of standards, programs, curricula etc., Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers|
• Creation of local expert group from PC HEIs
The project will result in the significant modernization of the pedagogic education and establishment of the relevant system for training managers for education system in Central Asian countries.
As a result of the project in the partner countries of Central Asia a new system of training teachers, based on the multilevel system with different possibilities of constructing the paths for the career development, including the scientific, academic and managerial will be formed.
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