I. mednarodna strokovna konferenca
Promocija psihofizičnega zdravja otrok in mladostnikov
16. 5. 2019
8.00 - 17.15
prof. Hans van Elten
After obtaining a MSc in Education, prof. H.C. (Hans) van Elten started working as a principal and head teacher in a Dutch school for Indonesian children. After four years he moved to Ethiopia to work as an education officer on three sugar estates.
From 1974-1996 he was the principal of a Dutch school for kindergarten and primary education. There, he introduced the Dalton system and developed special programs and facilities for young gifted and talented children from age 4 and up.
After finishing his study as a Specialist in Educating the Gifted (ECHA) in 1996, he started on a free lance basis to counsel and guide gifted children and adults with severe social and emotional problems.
In April 2018 the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine conferred him the title of Honorary Professor of Poltava National Technical Yuri Kondratyuk University.