“Democracy – Spread Wings Over Us”. This will be the theme of the XVIII Pedagogical Forum of Bahiana, which will take place on August 19th and 20th in a virtual way, through the Zoom platform and through the official channel of Bahiana on Youtube. According to the supervisor of the Institutional Center for Teaching Development, Prof.ª Lígia Vilas Bôas, "The choice of the theme of the pedagogical forums of the Bahiana always seeks to dialogue with emerging issues in our society. In this way, its editions are marked by principles that aim to awaken in participants a critical sense, creativity and the cultivation of humanistic values, highlighting the political and social commitment to an engaged pedagogical practice".
The activities of the first day of the forum will take place via the Zoom platform. The opening will be in charge of UNIFESP professor, Dante Gallian, who will address the theme "The role of the university for a critical, creative and democratic formation". In the afternoon, there will be a lecture with the art educator of Casa Via Magia, Rô Reyes, and creative workshops.
The second day of activities will be open to the community, broadcast on the institution's YouTube channel. The program will have the participation of the Dean of the Bahiana, Dr. Maria Luisa Carvalho Soliani, who will mediate the roundtable "Education, Health and Democracy", with the participation of the professor of the Bahiana and researcher Jaqueline Góes, visiting professor at USP Naomar de Almeida Filho and dancer and choreographer Deborah Colcker.
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