On 11th February, 2015 at the Grand Hotel Adriatic in Opatija a final conference of the IPA project „Developing Curricula Culture: Empowering schools to develop and implement school curriculum“ was held. The project was implemented by the Institute for Social Research in Zagreb in partnership with the Forum for Freedom in Education from 19th August 2013 till 18th February 2015.
The conference gathered over 130 participants, among which were present the representatives of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Sports, the chairman of the Special expert committee for the implementation of the Strategy of Education, Science and Technology, the president of the National Council for Education and Teacher Training, advisors from the Agency for Education and Teacher Training as well as the trainers and representatives of schools that participated in the project.
The program of the conference included presenting parts of the school curricula developed within the project and a panel discussion on the „School Environment and the development of School Curricula“.
More information about the project can be found at: http://www.skolskikurikulum.com.hr/english/.