Theatre Practices as a Tool for the Prevention of Violence Among Youth
The second symposium PUSH - Theater in Education, Innovative Methods in the Prevention of Peer Violence and Cyberbulling, will be held in Belgrade on March 30th and 31st, 2018, in the premises of the Cultural Center of the municipality of Stari grad “Parobrod”. The symposium is organized within the R.U.IN? project, supported by Erasmus + program, and has been implemented in Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Cyprus.
During the first day of the symposium, a panel discussion titled Internet violence: phenomena and prevention will be organized as a first session of the event. The panel will be dedicated to phenomenon of violence among children and youth in the Republic of Serbia and to the usage of creative methods that have the capacity to influence the reduction and prevention of violence in these social groups, due to the deep potential impact that those methods have.
The panel will be followed by the presentation of research about use of theatrical methods in the prevention of bullying, conducted as part of the R.U.IN? project. Closing session of the first day will be the good practice example, a projection of the play Ko ti je kriv, Secondary geological-hydrometeorological school “Milutin Milanković” from Belgrade, with a talk about the work process, motivation and the impact of the play.
The second Symposium day will be devoted to the presentation of the Cyber online application which was created within the project and designed as a practical tool for the prevention of internet violence in primary and secondary schools. The application will be applied in Hungary, Romania, Cyprus and Serbia. Closing session will be round table Let Us Hear the Youth: Experiences of Young People with Theater in Education, with the participation of primary and secondary school students, participants of the project “Togetherness”, school psychologists, representatives of violence prevention groups, pupils' parliaments, teachers and parents.
Symposium PUSH-Theater in Education is organized by the Center for Drama in Education and Art CEDEUM, in cooperation with the Parobrod Cultural Center and Association Artistic Utopia.
PROJECT: PUSH -Theatre in Schools
Cycle of Symposiums “For the Safety of Children and Young People - Innovative methods in the prevention of peer violence and cyberbullying”
Symposium: “Cyberbullying: Phenomena and Prevention”
March 30th and 31st 2018. - The Institution of Culture “Parobrod”
Friday, March 30th
13.30: Participants get-together and check-in to Symposium
14.00: Introductory speech and greetings to participants, presenting the lecturers and the programme of the symposium
Sanja Krsmanović Tasić, President of CEDEUM and leader of the Serbian R.U. In? team
14.30-16.30: PANEL - “Cyberbullying: Phenomena and Prevention ”
16.30 -17.00: Pause with refreshment
17.00-18-00: ROUND TABLE: „Young People Have the Floor: experiences of young people with theatre in education”.
18.00-19.00: EXAMPLES OF GOOD PRAXIS: PRESENTATIONS OF WORK AND THEATRE PLAY: “Who is guilty?”
Saturday, March 31st
14.00-15.00: Presentation of online application “Cyber”, for practical work with classes on prevention of cyberbullying.
15.00-16.30 WORKSHOP: Interactive drama workshop about the use of online application “Cyber” for education of pupils about cyberbullying. Application was created within the Europe project R.U.IN, and will be applied in partner countries in Europe- Sanja Krsmanović Tasić, Kristina Mlađenović, Nikola Koruga, CEDEUM.
16.30-17.00: Pause with refreshment
17.00-18.00: Presentation of the CEDEUM research study about the application of methods of theatre in education in Serbia in prevention of bullying. The research was implemented as part of the project R.U.IN in Hungary, Romania, Cyprus, and Serbia - Dr Bojana Škorc and Nataša Milojević.
18.30-19.00: Closing of the Symposium, and presentation of certificates.