International Winter School

    Theories for International adult education (PhD students, 3.-7.2.20)

    Monday, 3 February 2020

    • 8.30-9.15: Registration 
    • 9.30-11.30: Introduction & welcome I Prof. Egetenmeyer
    • 13.00-17.00: PLENARY LECTURE: The politicity of education: politics, policies, strategies— Introducing Paulo Neves Reglus Freire (1921-1997): Biography and bibliography I Prof. Lima
    • 18.00-19.00: Guided Würzburg tour


    Tuesday, 4 February 2020

    • 9.00-12.00: Why studying Freire today? The contributions of Freire to policy studies in ALE/LLL: Critical encounters with Ettore Gelpi and Ivan Illich I Prof. Lima
    • 13.30-15.00: Adult education providers in Germany I Prof. Egetenmeyer 
    • 15.00-17.00: Group work on Freire I Prof. Lima 
    • 18.00-19.00: Guided Würzburg tour


    Wednesday, 5 February 2020

    • 9.00-12.00: The opus magnum: The Pedagogy of the Oppressed and its main concepts Radical democracy, liberation and participation; modernization and development. Extension or Communication? Education as the Practice of Freedom I Prof. Lima 
    • 13.00-15.00: Conscientization of oppression I Prof. Tamish
    • 15.10-18.00: Field Visits in Würzburg

    (1) red: Public Fire Fighting Academy, Würzburg

    (2) green: Domschule Academy, Würzburg

    (3) blue: Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Würzburg-Schweinfurt


    Thursday, 6 February 2020

    • 9.00-11.30: Popular adult education & critical literacy: reading the world & reading the words I Prof. Lima
    • Afternoon: Field Visits to Adult and Continuing Education Providers in Frankfurt


    Friday, 7 February 2020

    • 9.00-10.20: The Pedagogy of Freedom: Teaching and learning – ethics, democracy, autonomy and participation in decision making I Prof. Lima
    • 10.40-12.00: How to adopt Freire's work in the professionalisation process of adult educators? I Prof. Tamish
    • 13.00-15.00: Field insights to main stakeholders

    (1) black: Global advocacy for adult learning: The role of the International Council for Adult Education I Prof. Sir Alan Tuckett, International Council for Adult Education

    (2) grey: DVV International I Esther Hirsch, DVV International

    • 15.30-17.00: Reflection on Field Explorations in a Freirian perspective I Prof. Lima & Prof. Tamish