Kako iskustveno učenje u prirodi razvija empatiju kod djece

Can outdoor education teach children empathy?

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Empathy and compassion are some of the key social skills that allow us to be cooperative, tolerant, understanding, and offer and accept help. Although we may have more than ever possibilities to digitally connect with other people, it seems like the lack of face-to-face communication has led to a decrease in empathy among young people. We’ve already discussed the benefits of occasionally engaging in a …

Kako poticati motivaciju učenika u nastavi?

How to motivate students in the classroom?

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One of the biggest challenges almost every teacher faces on an everyday basis is how to motivate students to participate actively in the classroom and learn. From your own experience, you surely are aware that not only is it easier for you as a teacher to work with motivated students but that motivated students are much more successful in their undertakings in school and outside …

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TEACHING GENERATION Z: 5 characteristics of this generation to keep in mind when stepping into the classroom

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In this post, we are going to discuss what’s important to be aware of about students who belong to Generation Z and how you can adapt your teaching methods to their needs and learning styles to reach better learning outcomes. Since our first course in 2005, a generational shift has happened, and we have understood that we need to adapt our courses and methodology of …

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Why the EVS in OB changed my life

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This january I went to visit some of the beautiful islands in Croatia and I made my thoughts rippling across the waves of the wondeful sea. I was born and I grew up near the sea, I cannot resist its charme. Our friend Alenka asked me “What is the event or thing that changed your life?”. I didn’t hesitate and I said “coming in Croatia …

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Outward Bound school Croatia and CMRS, Maritime – climbing expedition

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Late in the evening on the 1 of August 2014, our little expedition outward bound from Murter port – as a true “Outward Bound” adventure, carrying all the dangers and possible adversity as well as all the benefits – and set sail to meet new challenges. The objectives were: to sail up to 80km distant Jabuka Island, the farthest island in the Adriatic Sea, climb …

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Outward Bound Croatia and Faculty of education and rehabilitation sciences of the University of Zagreb

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In 2014. we have continued our professional cooperation with the students and professors of the Experiential pedagogy collegium of the Faculty of education and rehabilitation sciences of the University of Zagreb. In June this year we contributed to their education with a presentation, lesson and some practical examples of the experiential education Outward Bound methods and tools we use on our programs. We are developing …