Erasmus + courses for teachers and staff

Welcome to the School of Rhythms International Teachers Academy 👇🏾

The Art of Living - the most unique, creative, relaxing, and refreshing cross-curricular training-workshop for teachers! Personal, Social and Future Skills through the Arts.

Come for the experience!

Learning through the power of rhythm and habit, movement and the consciousness of body, emotions and imagination, sounds and silence,  contemplation and nature, self-discovery and creative team work, cross-cultural harmony and fun. A training that nobody else can offer 🙂 Now available in counties throughout Europe!

ABOUT THIS COURSE

  • An evidence-based personal-growth program using world-class artistic tools with a heavy dose of creativity, fun, and the unique synergy of eclectic methods, combined with the uniting power of rhythm.
  • If you’re looking for an alternative, interdisciplinary and innovative techniques that will immediately deliver stress reduction and positive results in your work place and long-term impacts on your students' lives, then we are at your service! 
  • The Art of Living is a rich metaphor and simultaneously a rhythm-based training for educators, teachers, art therapists of all levels ! On personal social and future skills through the Arts.

Our secret?

  • over 15 years of experience teaching children and young adults in both the classroom and the outdoors
  • over 10 years of experience training teachers and educators in both the classroom and the outdoors
  • over 7 years of experience leading the intercultural UniOrchestra project
  • interactions and completed projects with experts from the various arts, sciences and cooperates world
  • thousands of individuals - from around the world & all walks of life - from boardrooms to classrooms, with the experience of Art.

Our course is about

WISDOM EDUCATION - PERSONAL SOCIAL FUTURE SKILLS - MULTIPLE INTELLIGENCES - EMOTIONAL SOBRIETY - INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION - SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - TEAM WORK -COOPERATION - CREATIVITY - SELF MANAGEMENT - IDENTITY - INNOVATIONS -  SPECIAL NEEDS - HUMAN GROWTH

 

We want to be helpful with

ASD/ADHD - LACK OF CONCENTRATION - LOW MOTIVATION - DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY - DIGITAL ADDICTION - EARLY SCHOOL LEAVING - STRESS & BURNOUT - IDENTITY CRISIS - PERSONAL AND SOCIAL GROWTH

WHAT WILL YOU / WE  LEARN?

  • Immerse yourself in a five-day powerful training. Through a series of interactive games, and unique "Back to the Roots" tasks, you will be invited to surrender to the joy and flow of innovative work that draws from the very best art and science traditions. You'll receive the tools, insights and skills to put them into practice to create your own meaningful and engaging learning processes for your own students that can help in stress reduction, concentration, building healthy habits, developing creativity, self knowledge and expression, consciousness of body, communication skills, ability to team work and cooperation.
  • We will learn simple, but powerful activities that can be easily modified and integrated into lesson plans for any language, subject, level, age, or culture. We will experience the lessons from student’s perspective, master classroom management and explore best practices in classroom / workplace implementation.
  • Each day is dedicated to specific learning objectives that respond to the needs and crucial educational and social challenges of the 21st century, however each day offers a different way to integrate the same wisdom.

DAY 1 – WE ARE IN RHYTHM

  • the wisdom of rhythm: the role and meaning of rhythm in education and human life
  • how to use rhythm to integrate the group, to increase the group’s energy level, to calm and focus the mind, and to awaken positive emotions and engagement
  • how rhythm contributes to language skills, multiple intelligences, and STEAM education
  • using rhythm as therapy for students with special needs
  • rhythm for healthy habit building

DAY 2 – WHEN BODY MOVES, BRAIN GROOVES

  • bringing the body into rhythm through mindful and imaginative movement
  • communication through body language
  • preparing the body for cognitive tasks
  • improving brain neuro-plasticity and body posture
  • body practices for dealing with stress

DAY 3 – OPERATION CONTEMPLATION

  • the music of silence and the art of nature, exercises and tasks developing a deeper relationship with nature
  • contemplation through sounds and nature, relaxation and tension relief activities
  • contemplative arts in practice: from self awareness and discovery, to self-expressions
  • into the roots and source: sense of identity and sense of security
  • noticing, understanding and expressing emotions and thoughts
  • mindfulness walk, metaphoric walk, 5 senses walk
  • breathing exercises

DAY 4 – FROM ME TO WE

  • Rhythm Games™ for teams - a unique, universal, and unifying training game that encourages:
  • cooperation and the synergy of team work
  • creative thinking, problem-solving, and decision making
  • team management and leadership skills
  • communication skills and body language
  • intercultural communication and cooperation

DAY 5 – JOURNEY

  • the art of humility: starting well, small, and simple
  • repetition as a mother of skill
  • museum and city art-tour
  • Farewell Circle, Feedbacks and Certificates.

COURSE LOCATIONS

Poland Wrocław  - Austria Vienna -  France Paris - Germany Berlin - Portugal Lisboa/Porto -  Spain Valencia  - Italy Florence - Norway Oslo

The course is the result of  years of experiences in cross-disciplinary fields: education, business, art and sciences, and cooperation between:

Zofia Dzik and Piotr Gospodarczyk

Email us and you will receive more basic information, conditions, dates, locations, and prices.

We look forward to hearing from you.

piotr@schoolofrhythms.com 🇬🇧  or  piotr@szkolarytmu.pl 🇵🇱