The introduction of rural landscapes and heritage into the education is an opportunity for better and more participative management of the territory.
CREAHLANDS aims to design, recognize and validate a new training itinerary for a new professional profile of “Specialist Technician in Creative Management of Heritage and Rural Landscape” through the implementation of a non-regulated teaching/learning training strategy (MOOC) that addresses the development of the competencies necessary to meet the challenge of creative management of the heritage and cultural landscape in rural areas in the medium and long term.
2nd Coordination Meeting of the Creahlands, Erasmus + financed project, took placed on 23-24 May 2022 in Hasselt, Belgium. Project partners met to discuss the advancement of the project and the forthcoming tasks.
The University of A Coruña is one of the three universities of the Spanish Autonomous Community of Galicia. Founded in 1989, it represents a young institution young institution that in the course of its 25 years of existence has experienced a considerable increase, both in quantity and quality, with respect to research and teaching excellence. excellence in teaching. Its current student population is approx. 18,000, there are 136 research groups, and in addition to its faculties, the university runs 4 Research Centres and 8 University Institutes. Research Centres and 8 University Institutes for research and development.
The Territorial Studies Group (GET), promoter of the present initiative, is a research group of the Faculty of Sociology of the University of A Coruña (UDC) specialising in social sciences applied to the study of territory and space. It integrates different areas of knowledge, with a common commitment to the analysis of the historical and socio-economic historical and socio-economic conformation of the territory.
The Uxío Novoneyra Foundation is a private non-profit foundation, of a cultural nature and declared of Spanish national interest. It is based in the Serra do Courel, in Galicia. As a house of poetry, the Uxío Novoneyra Foundation supports unique projects such as the Ámeto Mítico travelling poetry residences on the Way of St. James. Among its activities is the Ith project, a virtual platform for collective financing of literary projects that aims to support a free and open community of readers. In addition, the foundation programs every August the Festival dos Eidos with a wide range of activities in poetry, music, film, dance, biological routes, among others.
The recovery and rehabilitation of the house where Uxío Novoneyra was born is a fundamental objective of this institution. We understand our foundational headquarters as a center of activation of the memory of the Serra do Courel through the poetic word. Its spaces in the process of recovery house a documentary archive, exhibition areas and a visitable vegetable garden.
The Uxío Novoneyra Foundation is part of the Association of Writers’ Houses-Museums and Foundations (ACAMFE).
Universidade Católica Portuguesa (UCP) was founded in 1967 and gained official recognition in 1971. In 1996, the School of Arts (SA) was created, in Porto. It is a community of students, teachers and qualified professionals. The SA aims to participate in the debate on contemporary artistic issues, proclaiming the presence of art in the various sectors of activity that make it a key element of cultural, social and economic development in our country. The SA consists of two areas (Sound and Image, Art and Restoration), a research centre in science and technology of the arts (CITAR) and two service centers (CCD and CCR). Its main mission is the dissemination of knowledge and culture (artistic), through quality processes and accredited teaching, research and knowledge transfer to the community.
CeFAS is the special agency of the Chamber of Commerce of Viterbo and is specialized in training courses and assistant activities aimed at young people, professionals and companies operating in the Province of Viterbo and neighboring areas (soon also those of the province of Rieti given the imminent constitution of the unification of the Chamber of Commerce of Rieti and Viterbo).
CeFAS is accredited to the Lazio Region for the provision of higher training and continuing education and orientation. The training activity carried out over the last four years has resulted in approximately 350 training courses and seminars involving over 9,000 students with a total of over 6,500 hours of training. Therefore, CeFAS promotes economic development and internationalization of the territory, as well as the competitiveness of the local business system in four fundamental sectors such as agriculture, craftsmanship, trade and industry, culture and technical training.
Timesis Ltd – Montepisano DMC is a SME based in San Giuliano Terme, Pisa (IT) since 1991 with large expertise on project management, monitoring and evaluation in EU, ACP and MED area countries in the fields of environment, agriculture and sustainable development. Since 2001, Timesis supports the EC in monitoring and assessing projects funded under LIFE Environment, Nature and Communication programme.
In 2014 Timesis created the Destination Management Company “Montepisano DMC” to develop the tourism potential of the rural area of Monte Pisano in Tuscany, and coordinating a network of local SMEs acting as territorial facilitator.
Grm Novo mesto – center of biotechnics and tourism is a center that consists of several units: a) Secondary school for Agriculture Grm and biotechnics gymnasium, b) Secondary school for gastronomy and tourism, c) Vocational college, d) Dormitory, e) businesses connected to educational center, which operates with school property, food production facilities, House of culinary and tourism (coffee bar, bakery, restaurant, local shop), f) Institute for rural development. Through profitable activities (agriculture production, food production, food reproduction animal breeding, marketing, tourism, recreation, landscape management, environment care, school shops and restaurant) the students are educated in theoretical knowledge and practical skills. Grm Novo mesto orientates students towards seeking options to deploy their own working place in rural area or self-employment. The goal of the center is also the development of rural areas in widest form, progress of agriculture, higher competitiveness, environment care and maintenance of cultural and natural heritage.
The Art of Teaching expertise centre from University Colleges Leuven-Limburg (UCLL) develops didactic expertise that goes beyond the purely offering efficient didactic methods. Didactics is the art of teaching to shape students to help them learn to give meaning to the world. Only through the involvement in a ‘shared cause’ between the teacher and the pupil becomes the learning pathway also a life path (curriculum vitae).
The teacher is seen as a passionate and crucial pedagogical connecting force in the educational process. In addition to a knowledge of the subject, the teacher testifies to pedagogical care (ethos) for a shared world that is released to a new generation over and over again pupils and students. Tobias Frenssen’s research focuses on art education and art participation.
University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz was established in 1993. It is one of the largest non-public institutions of higher education in Poland. The University has more than 20 faculties and offers a wide choice of subjects, including 5 courses in English. Students can choose to study any of over 100 courses. The curricula of the courses are constantly updated according to market demands. In accordance with the requirements of the European Educational Standards the AHE in Lodz implements a new paradigm of education, which is characterized by: new methods, new content, new teaching staff.