TALES – Stories for learning in European Schools

TALES is a Comenius multilateral project investigating the impact of oral and digital storytelling in formal education in order to create a set of cognitive tools to empower teachers to introduce storytelling into their practice effectively. The main aim is to develop teaching methods and materials involving storytelling and include them as innovative approaches and new content in initial and in-service teacher training. 



Target groups

  • Initial teacher training students
  • Teachers at school
  • Teacher trainers
  • Pupils aged 6 to 18
  • Professional storytellers
  • Decision makers in the education sector


  • Landcommanderij Alden- Biesen, Belgium, Coordinator
  • The Languages Company, UK
  • Katholieke Hogeschool Limburg, Be
  • Tallinn University Haapsalu College, Estonia
  • Ouvir e Contar, Associacao de Contadores de Historias, Portugal
  • Politecnico di Milano, HOC-LAB, Italy
  • Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway



University College of Teacher Education Styria
Institute of Diversity Studies and International Relations
Ortweinplatz 1, 8010 Graz

phone: +43 316 8067 6602
mail: international@phst.at, diversitaet@phst.at