© 2016 (International Korczak Association/BRPD).

Taking place on
Sept. 13 -16, 2017

POLIN Museum

of History of Polish Jews, 

Warsaw, Poland

"Thanks to theory, I know. Thanks to practice, I feel"

Janusz Korczak, The Special School 1925


Learn from leading thinkers and innovators inspired by the philosophy, life and work of Janusz Korczak.


The theme of the conference is:


The Child; The Subject; The Citizen; The Person.


The 4 Pillars of the Conference:

       Day 1: The Rights of the Child

       Day 2: Philosophy, Pedagogy and Practice

       Day 3: History and Remembrance

       Day 4: Children's Rights - Uncovering the Future


The Conference offers an ideal opportunity to participants and presenters to expand their knowledge via innovative and inspiring modes, including workshops, discussions, performance and exhibition events with keynote and research presentations. The goal is to raise awareness and deepen understanding of Korczak philosophy, inspiring and encouraging reflection and action on personal, local and global levels.

The Open Window: A Sense of Freedom