Members of Kharkiv hub Global Shapers Community joined the pilot project on anti-discrimination and gender expertise of the textbooks for Grade 8. The project is implemented by NGO "EdCamp Ukraine" with the financial support of the Heinrich Boell Foundation in Ukraine and support of the Ministry of Education and Science and the Institute for modernization of educational content of Ukraine.
Currently considering actual methods of gender content analysis special method was designed specifically for the analysis of school textbooks. Expert group among gender experts (totally 20 persons) was recruited. Three-day certification training for the experts was conducted.
The textbooks are being analyzed by the prepared experts. Conducting of guidelines for authors and publishers of textbooks and recommendations for the Ministry of education and science to incorporate them in the competition of textbooks for grade 9 in 2017 is planned. Follow the news!