Estonia, Tallinn

Creating a Passion for Learning – Pathway to Future Superstars

when 15 July 2019 - 19 July 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 300

Whether in primary classes or adult education, there is one issue the teachers are always puzzled with – how to guarantee learner motivation? This course is aimed to help teachers in their quest, offering deeper knowledge of the self-determination theory and growth mindset and how their implementation fosters student learning and development. Each day we will focus on one aspect of each theory and participants will have the opportunity and requirement to develop their own methods specific to their teaching needs.

Target group

The course is meant for anyone active in some sort of educational field dealing with learners (secondary school, higher education, adult training, teacher training/education field BA and MA students etc.) with at least BA or equivalent or higher.
High level of English proficiency is required (at least B2).

Course aim

The goal of the course is to provide teachers with a deeper knowledge of the self-determination theory and growth mindset and how their implementation fosters student learning and motivation.

Credits info

2 EC
Students will be awarded credit points upon participating fully in the course and completing independent reading and practical tasks.

Fee info

EUR 300: Early-Bird Course Fee (until March 31, 2019). Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.
EUR 350: Regular Course Fee (after March 31, 2019). Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.