In this workshop we are exploring the Six Thinking Hats, a teaching model promoting critical and creative thinking attributed to Maltese physician and consultant Edward de Bono, as an effective way to get young learners stimulated. It is…
"Hi Manuela Kelly, nice to meet you! I live near Venice and I use the world café with my student (hight school) to discuss on engaging topics of citizenship, sustainable development goals, inspiring movies on adolescents. But in Italian…"
Please indicate your World Café experience (ONLY IF YOU HAVE ACTUAL WORLD CAFE EXPERIENCE) in one or more of the following roles:
If you are new to the World Cafe, would you please share how you heard about this community?
I was first introduced to the Knowledge Cafe by the organization I work for and then was asked to host one of the café tables at an event in Italy. I then tried to dig deeper and found the world cafe website full of resources so decided to experiment this format for our national teacher seminars throughout Italy. Very brave of me and my team, yes! And with our manager's blessing! We've learned a lot and are still learning to get better but definitely something we want to repeat!
What field is the primary focus of your World Café work (ONLY CHECK AREAS WHERE YOU ARE ALREADY ACTIVELY USING WORLD CAFE PLEASE)?
Education, Online, Community
What knowledge, skills or resources would you like to contribute to the World Café community to help it grow and flourish?
English Language Teaching and Learning as a foreign language; communication skills; presentation skills, facilitation skills, English Language Testing, CLIL
What would you most like to receive from this community?
Correct use of the methodology; ideas to implement world cafè in my work
Hi Manuela Kelly, nice to meet you! I live near Venice and I use the world café with my student (hight school) to discuss on engaging topics of citizenship, sustainable development goals, inspiring movies on adolescents. But in Italian language, not in english, since I'm a teacher of literature and latin. I'm a teachers' trainer as well and I use this methodology in my courses. In Italy the world café in not many used. CIAO! A PRESTO