Training on Teacher and Student Motivation and Engagement in 21st Century Teaching
Center for Teaching Excellence at International Black Sea University organised training sessions in partnership with Know How Training Center. Dr. R. Jefferson George from University of North Texas, the USA, and Dr. David Darsavelidze from Know How Training Center kindly offered free training sessions for teachers of public schools throughout Georgia to increase their awareness on motivation and teacher-student engagement in a teaching and learning process in the 21st century classroom. Public school teachers from various regions of Georgia attended the sessions; Dr. George and Dr. Darsavelidze covered variety of topics:
technology and globalization of education, new mode of students in the 21st century, teaching and learning technologies and integration of ICT (information communication technology) in the classroom; along with informative sessions the trainers offered engaging activities to teachers so that later they can implement them in their own classrooms to ensure meaningful learning for young learners.