Project ACT – Learning with All promoted the Summer University "Different Paths to School Success"

On the 14th and 15th of September 2021, the team of Project ACT – Learning with All promoted the Summer University – Different Paths to School Success, with the aim of disseminating the project and encouraging the sharing and reflection about good practices. Aimed at the educational community, the event started on the 14th with 4 workshops, promoted by the ACT team and its’ partners, which focused on key themes for school success - prevention of learning difficulties, promotion of socio-emotional development, curriculum flexibility and learning in the community, as well as citizenship and rights humans education.

On the 15th, the ACT team presented the project and preliminary results around the 7 guiding axes of action-research, prompting reflection and sharing of good practices for its sustainability. For this reflection and sharing, on the 15th, there were also two guest speakers, Prof. Dr. Joana Alexandre (ISCTE-IUL) and Prof. Dr. Isabel Batista (FEP-CEDH) . At the Summer University there was also a mini-concert by the ACT Orchestra, starred by students from the Leonardo Coimbra Filho School, Porto. The project ACT – Learning with All is coordinated by the Universidade Católica Portuguesa and the team includes the FEP-CEDH professors and researchers Lurdes Veríssimo, Filipe Martins, Marisa Costa and the alumni Isabel Castro. The team also counts on the collaboration of professors Filipe Pinto (ATES-UCP) and Isabel Batista (FEP-CEDH) and the sociocultural animator José Oliveira.”