|"I gather pollen and make honey"
This site has been created as part of a European COMENIUS
project for teachers and pupils of nursery and primary schools.
It promotes exchanges between schools, pupils, teachers,
and, as a whole, between people who are concerned with teaching and those
who wish to make suggestions to educational staffs.
It aims at :
enabling teachers to acquire, compare and share educational
and didactic skills;
enabling teachers to work in teams and become integrated
into a network;
optimizing human resources in order to react against a form
of cultural isolation in rural areas;
enabling teachers and pupils to adapt to the new means of
communication generated by the latest and most modern technologies;
encouraging teachers and pupils to meet and exchange ideas
after having communicated on the INTERNET site.
How is it possible ?
It aims at opening the children's minds to the world they
will be living in and especially to Europe ; this site is meant to make
them become true European citizens.
networks between schools;
datas within the network thus created;
skills in pedagogy and didactics;
the use of multimedia and networks in everyday school activities;
activities in common between teachers such as creating courses, pedagogic
Thanks to the use of modernized means of communication,
it aims at improving the exchanges between pupils. By making them discuss
different subjects, they will therefore be encouraged to develop a real
concern with learning : a "learning culture" shall then emerge.
It aims at helping the pupils used to the data available
on the INTERNET. Then the teacher's role is to facilitate their acquisition
of a real "learning culture", together with helping them to appropriate
It also aims at bringing information to isolated areas
in order to erase the feeling of isolation that may exist in many European
Finally, it aims at transmitting and receiving data together
with teaching how to respect the others, the unknown -what and who is different-.
It aims at weaving individual and collective connexions
with other people, with "strangers".
Thanks to this site,
to create a desire for discovering and learning;
to form a real solidarity between the peoples;
like to give Europeans the feeling that they live in the same place;
like our children to change from consumers to creators;
dare dream of a more friendly world, favouring the utopia of an open world.