Toy library is a safe education and care space where relationships between Roma and non-Roma young children and their families are built. This new toy library is equipped with brand new furniture, lots of books, modern toys and games. More
Our organization has become a full-member of the Aflatoun International Network. It is a network based in the Netherlands, offering social and financial education to children and young people worldwide. Through a strong network of 192 partners and 26 governments the organisation reaches 4.5 million children and young people each year in more than 100 countries. More
Together with our partners from the Open Society Foundation and the Civic Association eduRoma, we have undertaken to provide a detailed picture of policies and framework provisions on early care and pre-school education, identify obstacles and opportunities to improve Roma children’s access to appropriate and high-quality education. More
As part of the International Step by Step Association Peer Learning Activity, we organized a workshop and a study visit to Kosice, Jarovnice, Chminianske Jakubovany and Spissky Hrhov on 14-18 December 2016 for our partners from Ukraine, Slovenia and Croatia. In addition to discussions with representatives of local authorities, visits to kindergartens and primary schools, we also presented to our partners a unique social enterprise in Spissky Hrhov, where its representatives presented us a very successful example of employing of Roma people from marginalized communities.
Our organization is dedicated also to strengthening the capacity of local governments in developing projects and governance in a multicultural environment. Part of our activities supported by the Council of Europe under the initiative ROMACT are training targeting on improvement of the access to EU funds, project management, governance in a multicultural environment, the intercultural communication and inclusion policies. More
Part of the implementation of Erasmus+ project is the training of pedagogical and non-teaching staff in this kindergarten. Representatives of Škola dokorán – Wide Open School n. o. together with two teaching staff members regularly attend international trainings and subsequently share acquired knowledge and practical experience and educate their colleagues. More
As a part of the Erasmus+ project, our organization has organized training for partners from Latvia, Slovenia and the Czech Republic on the topic: Building trust and connecting pre-school with different actors within the local community. Part of the training was the study trip to Kosice – Lunik IX. kindergarten. More
13From 14th to 17th October 2015, Denisa Sklenkova and Miroslav Sklenka attended the international meeting in Kiev, Ukraine. The aim of the meeting was to present the successful international experiences of community development and education programs in Slovakia. More
From 16th to 18th December 2014, in the premises of our organization there was realized an introductory workshop for the purpose of the capacity development of organization. Its implementers were representatives of INTRAC and Slovak Fundraising Centre. The output of nearly a one year future cooperation will be the newly created organizational strategy, communication strategy and fundraising strategy of Wide Open School n. o.
Thanks to the cooperation with the donor portal www.ludialudom.sk our organization has gained 6 tablets from the LENOVO Company. The donation was delivered to us during the presentation of the donor portal, which was held in our premises on June 3, 2015.