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Peers as the Significant Other

This webinar will offer some ideas and invite you to share yours so that we are better prepared to create a supportive atmosphere at schools.

Starting on: 13.12.2022 Starting at: 4:00 PM Duration: 1 hour

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As Aristotle said, ‘Man is a social animal', human beings interact with each other having a deep impact on each other’s life. How do pupils influence each other? When we are aware of the influences from peers, then we have a chance to improve the factors involved. What can we do at schools to use the power of peer influence for increasing learning motivation, positive behavior, and better academic performance?

About the speakers

Kornélia Lohyňová

Kornélia Lohyňová is teacher of Management at Hotel Academy in Bratislava, Slovakia. Kornelia is an eTwinning ambassador and a moderator of an eTwinning featured group “Entrepreneurship in Education”. Her curriculum utilizes extracurricular activities and international projects as a means of engaging students in the classroom. Kornelia is the author of award-winning projects and online and onsite professional development courses focused on Entrepreneurship Education, SEL, Life Competencies, and PBL. She speaks at conferences and leads workshops and webinars for educators. She is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert.

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    Student Teacher
    Teacher Educator
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  • Target audience ISCED:
    Early childhood education (ISCED 0)
    Primary education (ISCED 1)
    Lower secondary education (ISCED 2)