Coaches from the Real Madrid Foundation Social Sports School in Korhogo (Ivory Coast) participated in the 1st online football and basketball training workshop. In order to familiarize them with the Real Madrid Foundation methodology and sports model, emphasizing the importance of promoting the overall development of students.
The school of social sports of football and basketball has been part of the extracurricular activities of the Marcellin Champagnat school, run by the Marist Brothers of CÃ´te d’Ivoire, since 2015. The children, aged 10 to 15, come districts of KorhogÃ³, a disadvantaged region. where they suffer from poor economic and social development. Thanks to the collaboration with the NGO SED (Solidarity, Education and Development), it contributes to the integral development of more than 170 young people, emphasizing the educational aspects with school support, nutritional support and lifestyles. healthy as well as awareness of children’s rights.
During the sessions, the teachers were particularly interested in knowing and making use of different pedagogical and didactic resources allowing them to approach values ââeducation. Practical examples of tasks were used to explore the development of behaviors and behaviors related to respect, motivation, autonomy, self-esteem, health, equality and friendship. , as well as the more specific tactical and technical contents of football and basketball.