Secret press and propaganda during World War II
Based on our collection of secret press and a range of other authentic source material, young people investigate the machinations of press and propaganda in 1940-45. Because learning to deal critically with past and present, facts and lies, is a …
GUM summer for teachers
The new GUM (Ghent University Museum) could not open to the general public on March 21 due to the Corona measures. It is still a while before the GUM can open festively for everyone. In the meantime, work is continuing on the drafting and on the …
07-07-2020 till 28-08-2020
Hey, what does the bank do with my money?
Free training for teachers of second and third grade of secondary education .
The training on financial education, sustainable development and active citizenship was developed by Ines Dewulf and Mees Engelen on behalf of FairFin vzw, and is divided …
Kazerne Dossin: Visit with renewed boarding session
In 1942, the Nazis installed their SS Sammellager in the Dossin barracks in Mechelen. For thousands of Jews and Gypsies, this assembly camp was the starting point of a deportation without return. Today Kazerne Dossin (the former Jewish Museum of …
03-10-2017 till 01-12-2022
Where is the Water ?! : Serious Urban Game on sustainable water use
Where is the Water ?! is a brand new educational city game about sustainable water use, where the city is the game board and tablets are used. The Serious Urban Game (SUG) sends young people on the road in their city or municipality. The young …
Get started with radio
Get started with radio making with your students.
After a short introduction to the medium, your class will dive into our professional studio to make their own radio. This workshop is extremely suitable to zoom in on a theme of a series of lessons …
23-09-2019 till 30-09-2029
Tour of BELvue
The students explore in groups a thematic room of the museum and present the result of their visit to the rest of the class, as a guide would. Then the "Tour of BELvue" begins! Divided into different teams, the students participate in a …
Belgium, a democracy? How? So!
In small groups, the students conduct research into a certain aspect of Belgian society. In the morning the historical research of the theme is first done in the museum, then the people in the street are asked about the current views. The …
In this workshop the students meet a politician. They prepare an interview and make a report like a real journalist. In this way the students discover the principles of democracy and the role of a representative of the people.
This workshop is …