Date: March 12, 2020, 12.00-13.00
Venue: Centre for Teaching Development and Digital Media, CUDiM,
Room 454 (NOTE: new room), Jens Chr. Skous Vej 4, Building 1483, 8000 Aarhus C
Also, it is possible to follow by video-link from DPU, Campus Emdrup,
Room 120, Tuborgvej 164, Building D, 2400 København NV
Speaker: Herdis Toft, Associate Professor, Department for the Study of Culture, University of Southern Denmark
Play processes support democracy and Bildung, that is, formation/self-cultivation and human growth in social communities. A main purpose for (Danish) day care and educational institutions is education for democracy. This aim can be fulfilled through awareness of how democracy and Bildung are closely connected to forms of play representing aesthetical matters, that must not be neglected in education.
Herdis Toft is inspired by:
CHEF Public Talk: Learning to live with a lively planet. The role of the university in a changing climate
Date: March 26, 2020, 15.00-16.30
Keri Facer is Professor of Educational and Social Futuresat the University of Bristol, School of Education and Zennström Chair in Climate Change Leadership, University of Uppsala. She works on rethinking the relationship between formal educational institutions and wider society and is particularly concerned with the sorts of knowledge that may be needed to address contemporary environmental, economic, social and technological changes.
CHEF Research Seminar: Whose freedom? Which autonomy?
Date: March 31, 2020, 14.00-16.00
In this lecture, Sharon Rider will discuss: