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CURE ISU team receives RUSTAVELI Grant for applied research relating to promoting Democractic Citizenship in Secondary Schools!

 
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CURE ISU team receives RUSTAVELI Grant for applied research relating to promoting Democractic Citizenship in Secondary Schools!
by Rhonda Sofer - Sunday, 10 February 2019, 9:07 AM
 

AMAZING news from our CURE team from ISU.  They have been awared a SHOTA RUSTAVELI NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OF GEORGIA applied research  grant  Global challenge of modern world is the development of democratic citizenship.    As a result of the research:

a) Authentic model of secondary school student competences for democratic citizenship (CDC) will be created;

b) Target group competences for democratic citizenship and their relation to student civic activity will be determined; pedagogical approaches for formal and informal education promoting student CDC and civic activity will be developed and introduced;

c) Methodical textbook and a monograph reflecting research results will be published. 

The grant is for 3 years and Project members include CURE members:  Professors of Ilia State University David Malazonia - Scientific principal of the Project;   Shorena Maglakelidze – Researcher;  Sofiko Lobzhanidze   Researcher Nino Chiabrishvili ( who has been participating in our CURE SMS training sessions) and  Researcher PHD student, Natia Natsvlishvili –  

We wish them good luck and success with this project that is a spinoff-outcome of our CURE project.. Looking forward to hearing some preliminary results!