Copenhagen

Assembly of the school partnership on October 25, 2012, through October 28, 2012

Programme for the mobility to Denmark in the school partnership “To Connect Through Our Differences”

Thursday, October 25, 2012:

Participants arrive during the day. Students are accommodated privately. They will be picked up by their host family.

Teachers are accommodated at Copenhagen GO Hotel, Englandsvej 333, DK-2770 Kastrup. Jonas Kloppenborg, Michael Grosspietsch and Charlotte Pia Hansen ongoing and continuesly accommodate the teachers at the hotel.

08:00 PM: Meeting at the hotel. The time can be postponed depending on, when all teachers are accommodated at the hotel. Topics for the meeting: Aims for and content of the project. Challenges. Programme review and details for the visit in Copenhagen/Tårnby. The specified agenda will be sent out to the teacher’s e-mail-addresses.

 

Friday, October 26, 2012:

08:00 AM – 08:15 AM: Students and teachers of the school partnership meet at Pilegårdsskolen, Ole Kokkersvej 17, DK-2770 Kastrup, phone number 0045 32 50 75 25. Morning songs by our students for our guests.

08:15 AM – 09:30 AM: Students of the school partnership participate in different classes in our secondary school department or they share teambuilding exercises.

08:15 AM – 09:30 AM: Teachers of the school partnership join a lecture about and a discussion of the Danish school system and how it is carried out at Pilegårdsskolen – conducted by Headmistress Karen Bille Hansen.

09:30 AM : Students and teachers of the school partnership: The tour heads towards Ørestaden. A guided tour at Ørestaden, the newest quarter of Copenhagen, which still is to be built up further. We will see a couple of buildings, which have received international architectonical awards. The Danish students will conduct the guided tour.

Further programme of the day for the teachers of the school partnership:

11:30 AM: Teachers meet at PUC – Pædagogisk Udviklingscenter – Pedagogical Development Center, Gl. Kirkevej 98 , DK-2770 Kastrup, phone number 0045 32 51 44 44.

11:30 AM – 12:30 AM: Lecture about and a discussion of the school structure and the political processes in the municipality of Tårnby Kommune, illustrated on the Comenius-project – conducted by School Director Ivan Jensen.

12:30 AM – 01:15 PM: Lunch at PUC.

01:15 PM – 02:00 PM: Lecture about and a discussion of PUC’s function for the schools. Round tour in the center.

 

Further programme of the day for the students of the school partnership:

11:30 AM – 01:00 PM: Students prepare Danish “smørebrød” in groups at Pilegårdsskolen.

01:00 PM – 02:30 PM: Together lunch and cleaning up afterwards.

 

Saturday, October 27, 2012:

09:00 AM: Teachers and students of the school partnership meet at Vestamager station.

09:30 AM – 02:00 PM: Guided tour through Copenhagen’s architecture, history and monarchy, conducted by the Danish students.

05:00 PM: Teachers and students of the school partnership meet at Pilegårdsskolen. The visiting partner countries would show of and comment on their exhibition of their cities, focussing on history, architecture and monarchy.

06:00 PM – 11:00 PM: Dinner with funny contributions and speeches. Music and dance.

Sunday, October 28, 2012:

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Evaluation meeting at Pilegårdsskolen. France picks up the hosting of the school partnership.

11:00 AM – 12:00 AM: Parents arrive with the students of the school partnership. Coffee, cake and completion.

12:00 AM: Good bye and see you in France.