The Basics

What Is in It?

The eLearning Program contains this introductory module – "The Basics" – plus three modules along with relevant documents and resources accessible to eLearners on CD-ROM. It includes a variety of reference materials, example tools and learning activities, most of which you can access and print directly. The sections are:

The Basics: An overview of the International Rescue Committee, the IRC's Healing Classrooms and all about the Healing Classrooms' eLearning Program.

Student Well-Being: Background information and concepts on student well-being; activities focused on program strategy development; examples of program strategies that have been piloted in initial Healing Classrooms projects.

Teacher Identity, Motivation and Well-Being: Background information and concepts on teacher identity, motivation and well-being. Included are activities focused on program strategy development and examples of program strategies piloted in the initial Healing Classrooms projects. This section also contains a Workshop Guide that provides a workshop outline for use with teachers, communities and ministry staff.

Gender Dynamics in Teaching and Learning: Background information and concepts on gender dynamics; activities focused on program strategy development, as well as on monitoring and evaluating gender-related issues. This section also contains a Workshop Guide that provides a workshop outline for use with teachers, communities and ministry staff.