Uruguay Headquarters: CLAYSS Uruguay Headquarters: Discussion with SL specialist regarding the Educational Institution Support Programme 2021
More than 50 SL project specialist with long-lasting experience in Uruguay met on 13th May mainly to discuss and present their views regarding service-learning, and consider several aspects within that framework. The general objectives of the Meeting established the inclusion of considerations on the Support Programme among the priorities outlined from the educational field concerning the participation, communication and bonding with students. This would contribute to reincorporate them into the education system, as well as to carry out a survey on technological strategies used in the online mode and applied to SL projects enhancing communication and participation. It will also contribute to the view of regional work while accompanying institutions that carry out SL projects.
The online meeting was attended by teachers, authorities, coordinators, inspectors and educators, as well as experts on SL projects with long-lasting experience in several educational fields, such as ANEP (Kindergarten and Primary Education, Secondary and Professional Technical Education General Offices, Education Training Council), INISA (institute for social inclusion of adolescents) and INR (National Institute for Rehabilitation).