Working with people – children, youngsters or adults – is always a challenge. Creative approaches support an integral way of viewing things and can help to manage difficult situations in the learning proces. This seminar offers professionals working within the area of education time and space to review ones daily work, professional relationships and approaches. At the same time participants will get the chance to become aware of their personal and professional needs and get to know ways to satisfy them. The program is experiencial orientated and gives the participants lots of space for making new experiences which will influence their personal and professional well-being.
Date & location
monday 05.09.2016 - friday 09.09.2016
village Slavina (Postojna), Slovenia
The course has two focuses at the same time. First: getting new ideas and tools for leading educational processes creatively and Second: preventing Burn-out in teachers
Staff at all types of education and training organizations: preschool, primary, secondary school teachers, adult education teachers
Number of participants: 6-12
10.08.2016 - send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
please use this email as well for all your questions about the professional program
Upon completion of the training course, the participant is expected to:
understand the beneficial effects of creative processes on the learning ability and reflexivity of children, youth and adults
become free in using creative media like music, movement, art and play within educational processes in a flexible and spontanious way
be able to reflect their own creativity
be able to reflect their education work in a sufficient and creative way
be aware of their own (professional and personal) needs and ways to foster mental health
Lectures, examples and case studies
Experiential groups applying free improvisation in music, movement, art and play
Supervision sessions reflecting the professional practice of the participants
Professional retreat (time in nature, time for respite, healthy food and movement)
The learning material consists of presentations and support material. The learning material will be available on-line in English language.
Tuition fee: 375 euro per person. The cost includes the learning material and the certificates: Certificate of completion, Europass Mobility. The cost can be funded by Erasmus+ programme KA1 mobility of staff.
Professional program: Institute Knoll for Music Therapy and Supervision,
Cesta Staneta Žagarja 19, 4000 Kranj,
Claudia Knoll (qualified music therapist and supervisor from Germany/Slovenia)
To make your stay and leisure time while taking part in the “Creative approaches in education” as practical as possible we have prepared some suggestions for your accommodation and a dynamic additional program (green and wholesome). The additional program includes a guide, transportation and all meals.
Monday: Afternoonwalk from Slovenska vas to Petelinje lake. Dinner in Pivka
Tuesday: music around the fireplace. To make an excellent dinner we just need fire, water, a pot and a stone. In case of rain we use our fantasy and do something else J
Wedensday: Escoursion towards the Brkina area - evening in the »black kitchen« with a simple farmers dinner next to the open fireplace.
Friday: Going to the Adriatic coast.On the way we visit a winefarmer before arriving to the old town of Piran – where we have time for a swim and a fish-dinner next to the sea.
Generel information about the food during the seminar:
On all seminar days there will be included in the program as well refreshments durning the whole day, as a light lunch every day.
The additional program will include dinners according to the program. The meals are made by seasonal ingredients of local origin. Drinks not included.
The plan is adjusted to the timetable of the seminar and it will give you a chance to see some highlights of our region and meet the locals during your stay.
Price: 265 € per person
Accommodation and Local transport
In the Pivka area we have a few pensions and B&Bs – depending on the number of participants there will be two or three locations offered. All in bicycle distance from Pivka.
6 nights with breakfast in double bed room (same sex): 180 € per person
For a few participants there is single room available: surcharge 90 €
You are welcome to bring your own bicycle or rent ours. Please bring your own helmet.
Bicycle rent per week: 25 €.
For the daily transport from the B&B to the seminar area and train station (about 3 - 4 km) we will arrange a daily shuttle service. Transport from Ljubljana or Trieste airport – one way 60 € per person (max 3 persons per tour)
To make the organisation smoother and to assure your booking we kindly ask you to book the accommodation, additional program and transport with your subscription to the seminar (until 10.8.2016).
If you need vegetarian food or have some other special needs please let us know in advance.
Name B&B Trnje
Street Trnje 86
City/ZIP 6257 Pivka
Telephone: 00386 / 41 519 270
IK - Inštitut Knoll za glasbeno terapijo in supervizijo
Srebotje 1, 2212 Šentilj v Slovenskih goricah
Davčna številka: 24964603
Matična številka: 6687016000
Telefon: 031-334521 (Špela Loti Knoll, direktorica in vodja študija)
Telefon: 031-266684 (Claudia Knoll, stalna predavateljica)
TRR: SI56 6000 0000 0444 331 pri Hranilnici LON d.d., Žanova ulica 3, Kranj
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