Centre for European and International Projects
The Centre for European and International Projects is an important part of Collegi mission. The institution aims to:
The Centre was created in 1987 with the aim of disseminating European education policies, especially the teacher training programs Comenius, Leonardo and Erasmus (transformed in 2013 into Erasmus +). From 2004, the centre created global projects that involved countries in North America, Asia, Australia and Africa.
The current Director of Centre of European and International Projects at Col·legi de Doctors i Llicenciats en Filosofia i Lletres i Ciències de Catalunya is Dr. Maria-Mireia Montané, click here for contact information.
CDL is one of the earliest members of the Association for Teacher Education in Europe (ATEE). It has been part of it since 1987. Later, CDL also joined the Association of Teacher Educators in USA(ATE) and other similar teacher´s education organisations as ATEA and ATA.
The centre coordinates the necessary research that results in developing methodological and practical instruments as well as evaluation tools to enhance the projects. Currently, the Centre is involved in the following projects:
Born in Catalonia, this project enhances the construction and creation of knowledge in a collective and collaborative way in different countries, on the basis of the experience developed in Quebec and Toronto. learn more...
- Knowledge Building International Project (KBIP)
The goal of knowledge building is to improve ideas and deepen understanding of a topic rather than simply to accomplish a task or complete a project. The focus of participants is on collaboration rather than on conflict.
- Global Education in European School Promoting Entrepreneurship (GEESE)
The GEESE pilot project is a response to the challenges of developing an entrepreneurial spirit in international students. It aims to reinforce ongoing efforts supported by the European Union to devise a strategy for achieving urban growth in a "smart” sense for its metropolitan city-regions or for its rural-villages. learn more