KEY ACTION 2: COOPERATION FOR INNOVATION AND THE EXCHANGE OF GOOD PRACTICE
KA2: STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS FOR SCHOOL EDUCATION
MAIN OBJECTIVE OF THE PROJECT: DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATION
PROJECT TITLE: WITNESSING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND AUDIT EDUCATION IN SCHOOL SYSTEM ( WIDE)
PROJECT TOTAL DURATION: 24 MONTHS (26-09-16/ 25-09-2018)
LEADING ORGANISATION: ASSOCIAZIONE SPAZIO DONNA (CASERTA-ITALY)
INSTITUT ESCOLA INDUSTRIAL DE SABADELL (SPAIN)
I.C.S “L.VAN BEETHOVEN” (ITALY)
LICEUL TEORETIC GEORGE CALINESCU (ROMANIA)
AGRUPAMENTO DE ESCOLAS DR.COSTA MATOS (PORTUGAL)
UAB- UNIVERSITAT AUTÒNOMA DE BARCELONA (SPAIN)
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT:
Witnessing Domestic Violence, despite its poor social acknowledgement, is widespread and with serious effects on the psychological balance and social Integration of minors. The effects of witnessing physicaland psychological abuses mainly concern adjustment, social Integration, behaviouralcompetences, cognitive abilities and problem solving (incompetence and learning disorders along with school maladjustment resulting in poor performance and school drop-out).
Direct targets. School operators in elementary and middle schools of Italy, Spain, Romania and Portugal.
Main aim: Designing a formative model for school operators to be shared at a European level in order to límit the effects of witnessing domestic violence on schools, and coordinate school interventions wiht the network of institutions and organizations involved in the prevention of domestic violence witnessing.