Karin Dom’s training team held a series of training events for the teachers of the Special School in the city of Shumen – on July 4th at the school and on July 20th at Karin Dom. The trainings were led by: Zvezdelina Atanasova (Head of the Training Center and Method Expert with the Rehabilitation Center at Karin Dom), Andreas Andreou (Physiotherapist), Zhechka Ivanova (Montessori teacher) and Virginia Milkova (child psychologist).
They made an evaluation of the school environment and the need of change in it as well as the need for additional trainings for the teachers. Our team shared experience and gave their recommendation on:
Jointly with the school administration, the material base was reviewed in order to form an evaluation of the available resources. We talked with the teachers about the options for change and preparation of the environment before the start of the school year.
It is satisfying to see that a process of modernizing and adapting has begun in the school environment when it comes to the specific needs of the children. Still, schools are not accessible enough for children with complex conditions which makes it difficult for them to be included in the educational system.