Through the theme “The hinterland that changes because of Education,” Amigos do Bem promoted, from January 12th to January 22nd 2016, the “Pedagogical Training 2016” for 250 educators who work in the four Educational Centers and four Centers of Transformation, located in Alagoas, Ceará and Pernambuco.
In order to develop and enhance teachers’ skills and also to define the contents to be worked with children and youth, different workshops were developed. Some of them, are the workshops on Physical Education, English, Dance, Theatre, Computer, Cooking, Music, Hairdresser, Literacy, Portuguese and Mathematics. The educators of each educational area made part of workshops, working groups and practical and technical classes.
AWARD SCHOOL GOT AN “A”
The Educational Center of Amigos do Bem in Mauriti, Ceará, received the Award “Escola Nota Dez” for the fifth consecutive year.
The award, created in June 2009 by the Education Department of the State of Ceará, aims to strengthen, enhance and expand the literacy work that have been undertaking by schools in Ceará
BOOK PROJECT AND STORYTELLING
The Book project, developed in partnership with SESC Read of Buíque, promoted several reading activities and storytelling, with the instrumentalist Mila Bigio and the writers Mariane Bigio and Paulo Tarciso Freire de Almeida, in the Transformation Center of Catimbau, in Pernambuco.
Our goals are to awaken the imagination of children, to encourage their love for reading and their creativity, to develop oral language and to contribute to the personality development of children through playing make-believe.
SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERT
Besides the concert, held in the auditorium of the Center of Transformation, there were also promoted music mini-courses with members of the orchestra, which sought to broadly present the universe of classical and contemporary music for educators and youth.