The call for the successful school partnership project “aces – Academy of Central European Schools” was launched on February 1. Schools (pupils aged 12-17 years) were invited to participate in the international competition, to find an international partner school and to submit a joint project proposal with your ideas for cooperation! The best project proposals were awarded and the winners were supported in carrying out their project ideas. The working language was English.
Partner countries: Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovak Republic and Slovenia.
“aces” intended to foster media literacy in the participating countries. For this reason the theme of the 2012 competition was „Reality Check – How we perceive and construct the world through media”.
Deadline for submission was 30th April 2012!
aces is an initiative of ERSTE Foundation and is organised by Interkulturelles Zentrum (Vienna) in cooperation with VČELÍ DOM (Slovak Republic). The network aims at promoting the exchange and intercultural dialogue amongst young people and teachers in Central Europe.
Further information: www.aces.or.at
ERSTE Foundation: www.erstestiftung.org
Interkulturelles Zentrum: www.iz.or.at
VČELÍ DOM: www.vcelidom.sk