Regione Lombardia Direzione Generale Cultura
|European Children’s Film Association|
International seminar for teachers, cultural and voluntary operators, and all those interested in the quality of life of boys, girls and teenagers of both sexes.
To promote exchanges that widen the cognitive panorama, from a multidisciplinary standpoint, with a specific reference to the field of action of cinema, image and education.
Main themes of the 1998 meeting
New branches of knowledge The changes taking place in technological society impose new approaches, both in teaching and ideas: how should we best equip ourselves for this?
Bullying and self-esteem How can we increase self-esteem in boys and girls, and combat violence in schools? Experiences and best practice from a variety of European countries.
Media Education As we approach the new millennium, this fundamental element of cultural growth could counterbalance the cultural and sexual stereotypes spread by the media. How to develop educational projects in schools with practical examples.
Researcher, university lecturers, teachers, media industry professionals, project co-ordinators from Italy and abroad.
Lecturers in plenary assembly, afternoon workshops in small groups, screenings of films and/or educational videos.
|9,30 a.m||Welcome speech by Marzio Tremaglia,
Regional Councillor of Culture of the Lombardy Region.
Welcome by Daniela Benelli, Provincial Councillor of Culture.
Domenico Lucchini, President of ECFA:
Kid Screen, an operative answer to the universe of images and children’s protection.
|9,45 a.m.||Douglas Rushkoff, author
of Children of Chaos, Cyberia, Media Virus, syndicated columnist in 20
languages, media professor:
Here come the screen-agers. Why programming is impossible in an Age of Chaos.
|10,30 a.m.|| Everything you would
have liked to know about digital revolution, but never had the courage
Video-presentation by Flavio Boretti and Mauro Pieri, DGTV, multimedia laboratory for children.
|11,30 a.m.||Giuseppe Romano, journalist,
Violent just for fun? Children, interactive communication and digital violence.
|12,00 a.m.||Video Screening|
|2,30 p.m.||Ada Fonzi, Professor of Development Psychology at Florence University, expert in studies and researches in the area of language, drawing and magic thoughts: Bullyism at school: analysis of the phenomenon in Italy and possible solutions.|
|3,15 p.m.||Ferdinand Cuvelier, Doctor
in Social Psychology, Relatie Studio, Centre for adults’ education, Gent,
A Flemish training concept of social skills for children (2 to 12 years old) and the prevention of violence.
|4,00 p.m.||Ersilia Menesini, Researcher
at the Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation, University
of Padova, Italy:
Strategies of intervention at school to face bullyism: the curricular approach.
|4,30 p.m.||Film or video screening|
|2,30 p.m.||Elena Pasetti, AVISCO (Association
about school audio-visual and research experimentation)-CIAS:
Audio-visual productions at school: didactic mediators, creative means and multimedia process. (only Italian speaking, no translation).
|2,30 p.m.|| Image education in pre-primary
and primary school. Mariolina Gamba, Camillo Bascialli, Augusto Gerli,
Centro Studi per l’Educazione all’Immagine:
To educate to and with images in pre-primary and primary schools. Presentation of experiences and didactic works (1st part). (only Italian speaking, no translation).
|2,30 p.m.||The cinema language (for teachers
of the jr. high schools and of the first two years of the sr. high schools).
Paolo Castelli and Giancarlo Zappoli, Centro Studi per l’Educazione
The imaginary cinema -The work of cinema (1st part). Theoretical considerations and exercises connected with the multimedia project of the cinema didactic "Here come the video", produced within the Project bearing the same title and promoted by the Lombardy Region. (1st part). (only Italian speaking, no translation).
|9,15 a.m.||Titus Alexander, from the Self-Esteem
Self-Esteem: the heart and soul of lifelong learning - 200 practical ideas for parents and teachers.
|10,00 a.m.||Video screening of educational productions|
|11,00 a.m.||Anna-Michele Hantler, Consultant
to education/health and social services, Arts Psychotherapist, from the
Self-Esteem Network, U.K.:
Quality Circle Time at school: a model to develop children’s self-knowledge and spiritual awareness.
|2,30 p.m.||Steve Addams, Trainer and consultant
in Child Protection in the Education Service, Derbyshire:
The role of schools in child protection: how to support teachers facing abused children.
|3,15 p.m.||Marion Mebes, Socialworker, author and publisher, Germany: Prevention/intervention on child sexual abuse. Using multimedia as an approach to teenagers. The girl project Rostock (CD-ROM).|
|4,00 p.m.||Screening of film and video.|
|3,30 p.m.||MEDIA Salles: Annual Meeting of the Euro Kids Network’s members.|
|2,30 p.m.||Mariolina Gamba, Camillo Bascialli,
Augusto Gerli, Centro Studi per l’Educazione all’Immagine:
To educate to and with images in pre-primary and primary schools. Presentation of experiences and didactic works. (2nd part).
|2,30 p.m.||Ersilia Menesini, Researcher at the Department
of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation, University of Padova, Italy:
A project on Pier Support at school between young people: a new strategy to fight bullying.
|Video Hall 1|
|2,30 p.m.||The cinema language (for teachers of the
jr. high schools and of the first two years of the sr. high schools). Marco
Borroni and Patrizia Canova, Centro Studi per l’Educazione all’Immagine:
The imaginary cinema - The work of cinema (2nd part). Theoretical considerations and exercises with the multimedia project of the cinema didactic "Here come the video", produced within the project bearing the same title and promoted by the Lombardy Region. (only Italian speaking, no translation).
|9,15 a.m.||Ingrid Geretschlaeger, Specialist
in communication research and media literacy education, University of Vienna,
The protection of minor - does gender make a difference?
|10,00 a.m.||Cary Bazalgette, Principal Education
Officer, Information and Education Division, British Film Institute:
Developing a cine-literate population. New initiatives in the U.K.
|10,45 a.m.||coffee break|
|11,15 a.m.||Francesco de Sanctis, Responsible
for the Ministry of Education on the Milanese territory.
Schools face the multimedia challenge. Perspectives in Italy.
|11,45 a.m.||UNICEF, the media projects to protect
The video SARA, made for girls.
|9,30 a.m.||Media Salles seminar:
The Commitment of European Cinemas to Films for Children and Young People: Experiences and future Developments.
|9,30 a.m.||The project "The Mystery of Night and Day", to promote the knowledge of different cultural traditions and religions between children. Produced by Studio Equatore and Associazione Alfabeta with the support of the Lombardy Region. Gianfilippo Pedote and Giuliano Corti.|
|9,30 a.m.||Graziella Gattulli, from the Cinematographic Bureau of the Lombardy Region: Lombardia Cinema Ragazzi: the project of the Lombardy Region to promote quality films for children and media education.|
|12,30 p.m.||Closing of works.|
The organisation secretariat will be located c/o Lumière & co - phone no. +39.02.6571052 - fax no. +39.02.6555609. (From September every day from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. - from 2,30 p.m. to 6 p.m.). It is possible to get information also from Ufficio Cinema e Audiovisivi of the Regione Lombardia, Piazza IV Novembre, 5 - 20124 MILAN - ph.: +39.02.67653716 or 02.67652611/10/12 - fax: 02.67652735, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
This programme is provisional.