Teachers of Moscow schools – winners and finalists of the annual contest “Teacher of the Year” got an opportunity to get acquainted with the Finnish education by visiting educational institutions of different levels in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area in the last week of February 2020. The school visits, which included communication with both teachers and students, as well as attendance at several lessons on various subjects, contributed to the understanding among Moscow colleagues of the notorious “Finnish education system”.
In the period from the 2nd to 7th December 2019 a seminar on current trends in further development of inclusive school and preschool education in Germany took place in Dusseldorf. Teachers from Moscow visited an integrative kindergarten and different types of schools: primary, comprehensive, secondary and two high schools (gymnasiums) to exchange with German colleagues about practical approaches on on the way of long-term progress towards more educational inclusion.
From March 25 to March 29, 2019, the INTAMT Academy hold a study tour for a delegation of Moscow school teachers on the topic “The Role of Career Guidance in the German School System”. The seminar will be held in Stuttgart and the surrounding region. The Moscow delegation visited leading German companies located in the Stuttgart area.
From December 10-15, 2018, INTAMT Academy organized a study tour “Innovations in German School Education” for teachers and leadreship of the Moscow School “Maryino”. As part of the school visits, there was an intensive exchange of experiences that benefited participants from both Russia and Germany. The school directors intend to maintain existing contacts as well as to develop dialogue and cooperation.
Vice-rectors, heads of administrative departments and professors of Russian and Kazakh universities took part in a professional development event on the topic “Innovations in organizational and research activities of European universities”, which the INTAMT Academy conducted from the 3rd to 8th of December 2019, in Germany and the Netherlands.
From November 5 to 11, 2018, INTAMT Academy held a seminar on “Development Trends in Austrian Higher Education”. The participants of the event included teachers from Moscow universities and representatives of the Moscow Municipal Union of Education and Science of Russia.