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Skola dokoran – Wide Open School n. O.

Skola dokoran – Wide Open School n. O.
Žiar nad Hronom
Slovakia
(+421)-917-069 943
Geographical Focus
National levelRegional levelInternational level
Type of organisation
NGO
Main Activity Type
Service ProvisionCapacity BuildingConsultancyPolicy developmentAdvocacyResearch and knowledgeMonitoring and EvaluationPublishing
Focus
Quality PedagogyHealth ProgramsChild RightsAccess to ServicesParenting SupportSocial inclusion for Romani and migrant childrenSocial inclusion special needs
Targeted Age Groups
Before childbirth (pregnancy)Birth to threeThree to SixSix to TenTen+
Members target groups
ChildrenVulnerable marginilized childrenParents/care-takersEducatorsHealth professionalsSocial workersParaprofessionalsSupervisors (inspectors)Managers of servicesPolicy makersLocal authoritiesHigher education staffStudentsPractitionioners with Romani backgroundIn-service training providers

Mission

Vision
All families in heterogeneous communities, especially with children at an early age, living in a full-value and tolerant environment, have access to education and social services, and in addressing their needs they can rely on an open and competent public administration.
Mission
Škola dokorán - Wide Open School:
-cares about the needs of families from heterogeneous communities, especially those with children at an early age,
-contributes to the development of stimulating environment with emphasis on education, employment, housing and health,
-eliminates intolerance and facilitates dialogue among stakeholders.

Values
Škola dokorán - Wide Open School respects:
-Partner approach and cooperation
-Expertise
-Professionalism
-Open communication.

Škola dokorán - Wide Open School n. o. is an open nonprofit organization dedicated to community development and lifelong learning for socially disadvantaged groups, with an emphasis on families, especially with children at an early age, and with an ambition to compete on the international level.

News

Diversity+ Transnational Partners Meeting in Slovakia

Last week, the partners of the Diversity+ project spent two days in Bratislava for the...

Diversity+ Charter: Supporting First Steps Towards Diversity Positive ECEC Services

The Diversity+ project provides ECEC...

TOY for Inclusion organizes successful event at the EU Parliament

“I strongly believe that social inclusion starts with young children and their eagerness to play,” posts Slovenian MEP Tanja Fajon on Twitter...

NEWS - TOY for Inclusion Wins Lifelong Learning Award 2018

We are delighted to announce that our project TOY for Inclusion has received the Lifelong Learning Awards 2018 in early December....

NEWS - Exchanging Goods and Good Times in Slovakia

The Wide Open School is working with seriously disadvantaged people: the Roma community. They live in very poor...

NEWS - TOY for Inclusion Gets Extended

The TOY for Inclusion project and the Early Childhood Education and Care Play Hubs, received support for another 2 years. ...

Inclusion for all: a Peer Learning Activity in Ukraine

ISSA member Ukrainian Step by Step Foundation organised a 1 day...

ISSA and Members: Promoting inclusion of Romani children – through TOY

Combatting segregation of young Romani children and enhancing social cohesion of local communities are the core principles of TOY for Inclusion...

Resources and practices

Creating a Functioning Model of Stakeholders Collaboration in Municipalities with Romani Communities

A functioning model for multi-stakeholders collaboration at municipality level to work with Romani communities is developed to improve the...

Trust Based Parenting

Trust Based Parenting is an educational material for professionals and para-professionals working with Romani communities, for Romani parents...

Health and Child

Health and Child is an educational material for professionals and para-professionals working with Romani communities, for Romani parents...

Effective Teaching and Learning for Minority-language Children in Pre-school

ISSA's Effective teaching and learning for minority-language children in preschool is a set of materials developed under the...