The next day we started an official meeting with the Director of School represented by Ms. Maria Kromka and Mr. Andrzej Pasek. Then each of the educations centers had time for presentations of own school, its profile and success. In the second part of the meeting participants took part in the educational Sign Writing workshops Katarzyna Podgórni, sign language teacher and educator of youth from the Korczak Education Centre in Krakow introduced us to the basics of sign language writing. This notation is a universal way of writing characters, movement, gestures, facial expressions and is helpful in learning sign language and is the part of "Deaf Culture"
In the afternoon we visited the Old Town: Wawel Hill, the Royal Route and Main Square. In the evening we met for dinner in the city center, which has been accompanied us the President of the Polish Association of the Deaf - Adam Stromidło.
Thank you Mrs. Ewa- city tour guide- for showing us the city, and Mr. David for help with translations into Hungarian!
December 6, 2016 Workshop II Budapest
On December 6-8, we met for the second workshop in Budapest. This time, our hosts were Dr. Torok Bela Primary School, Methodological Center and Special Vocational School. School management strongly welcomed the guests and guided us around the Educational Center. December 6 Santa Claus Day was a great opportunity to have fun and handing a gifts.
The next day we split the exchange of experiences in learning sign language and explore the city. Budapest, especially illuminated at night. This impression left us an unforgettable experience!
Here see the photo gallery
In the evening we split into international teams we played educational games.
Thank you Mrs. Iga for their support in organizing the event and help with the translations!