Curriculum Reform for Promoting Civic Education and Democratic Principles in Israel and in Georgia (CURE)

The Pädagogische Hochschule OÖ is involved in a Capacity Building Project within Erasmus+, which is coordinated by the Gordon College, Haifa, Israel. 

This project „Curriculum Reform for Promoting Civic Education and Democratic Principles in Israel and in Georgia (CURE)“ is a multi-faceted programme for curricular reform that aims to improve the level of curriculum for Civic Education and Principles of Democracy in teacher-training  programs in Israel and in Georgia through:

  • developing new courses
  • faculty  training workshops
  • student leadership training
  • student activities
  • establishing Civic education clubs/centers at CURE's Israeli and Georgian universities and colleges and in schools where students practice teaching 

CURE’s PARTNERS: 

ISRAELI MEMBERS:

  • Gordon Academic College of Education (Coordinating Institution)
  • Sakhnin Academic College
  • David Yellin Academic College
  • Academic College of Education Givat Washington
  • Sapir Academic College
  • The Heschel Center for Sustainablity

GEORGIAN MEMBERS:

  • Ilia State University
  • Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University University
  • Samtskhe-Javakheti  State University
  • Batumi Shota Rustaveli  State University
  • Kutasi University
  • Civic Development Institute

EUROPEAN MEMBERS:

  • University of Education Upper Austria
  • Paris-Lodron-University of Salzburg, Austria  
  • Canterbury Christ Church University, United Kingdom
  • Tallin University, Estonia
  • Jagiellonian University, Poland
  • Jaan Tõnissoni Instituut

The project is a 3-year’s project from October 2016 till September 2019.