Activities in Croatia
In Bjelovar, Croatia on the February 5th, 2016, the Awakening Stories program was held in the lll Elementary School. Two programs took place, one for 50 first class students and also one for 50 second class students. Every year, the Bjelovar ll Elementary School celebrates a Value Day, a day dedicated to Human Values.
This year on February 24th, the workshop “What is Love?” was presented for the 5th and 8th grade students. Two teachers and 38 students participated.
The program “Miracle Makers” was presented at ll Bjelovar Elementary School. This was the second year of the program which students attended as an extra-curricular activity. Ten workshops are planned for this program, two for each value.
February 7th the first workshop was held on the value of truth, the search for truth, discrimination between permanent and temporary. There were 7 participants. On the 14th of February the second workshop on the value of truth as presented to 8 participants. This workshop was on honesty and veracity.
On the 16th of March, two workshops were held the Economic and Technical School in Bjelovar during the “Days of Free Teaching” that are held once a year for three days. The workshops were titled “On the Trail of Good Thoughts”. Each workshop was attended by 35 students, 5 professors and the school director. Participants chose wise quotes to be written on the wall of the school hall. They chose: “Be the change you want to see in the world” by Gandhi and “Why copy others when God created thee original” by M. Bustruc.
In Zabreb, Croatia on February 20th and 21st, C1M1 was held by the Croation ISSE-SE team. 27 participants from around Croatia and 5 Sai teachers took part in the seminar including four new young adults.