The host school –I.I.S.Luzzatti - organized visits to Venice and its lagoon, an institutional
meeting with Venetian local authorities and a moment of intercultural exchange

The Comenius participants had the opportunity to compare two vocational
schools for a better understanding of Italian education context.

In addition, students of the partner schools had the opportunity to stay with
Italian families throughout the week.

Monday- 5th.

The first formal meeting took place at Luzzatti school.

In the morning students were able to share presentations about their schools, Carnival in their
countries or other typical religious feasts; the teachers met to discuss
further activities within the Project and make arrangements for the final
meeting in Romania.
Afterwards, both students and teachers spent
some time together and had a buffet lunch.

In the afternoon the first visit to Venice took place; a walk along “Strada Nuova” to Ponte di Rialto and the famous
“Piazza San Marco” was arranged-

Tuesday -6th

Visit to the lagoon’s most famous
islands (Murano and Burano); people visited a glass factory on Murano, looked
at the coloured houses of Burano and tasted Venetian specialties in a typical
restaurant. The rest of the day was dedicated to get lost in the small Venetian
streets and to admire the city.


In the morning the delegation met
the Educational Counsellor Claudio Tessari at the building “Ca’ Corner”, the Institutional Palace of the Province; he was very
interested and gave great emphasis to our project . (

Comenius delegation visited also the vocational school for restaurant and
management “A. Barbarigo”, where both teachers and students had lunch; in the
afternoon there was a visit to “Palazzo Ducale”.


The working session started with the students’
presentations about recycling projects and green plans. It was followed by
Romania`s presentation of the website where to collect all the activities in
the Project and details of the different partner schools; during this working
session teachers agreed on the work to be carried out until the next meeting in
Romania, namely:

ü   All partners should promote an exhibition of the project for the local

ü   All schools should take all the presentations (concerning the green plans
and the most memorable moments) prepared
for the last International meeting to Romania

ü   All schools should collect the various activities done till now in their

Later, there was a music lesson called “Citizens of
the world” in the other building of the school (Edison-Volta) as an
intercultural and fun moment.

In the afternoon people had some free time to visit
other places and museums in Venice
but then we met for a farewell “pizza”.

Friday -9th

On Friday some of the groups left Italy and the rest stayed with the hosting