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Kindergarten teacher transforms school in Evros

Kindergarten teacher transforms school in Evros

A kindergarten teacher in Peplos, a town in Evros, went above and beyond to make the environment she teaches at fun and safe for the children. It was the beginning of September,…

Universities in Greece make masks mandatory

Universities in Greece make masks mandatory

Students will begin to return to university campuses and higher education institutes in Greece on Monday, wearing face masks. Physical attendance with masks and the necessary social distancing will be in place…

NAO humanoid robot will soon be available in Greece

NAO humanoid robot will soon be available in Greece

Famous around the world, NAO, created by SoftBank Robotics, is a tremendous programming tool which meets the instructional goals in education. Soon, NAO will be available in Greece thanks to Mobile Technologies,…

Schools open in Greece with precautions

Schools open in Greece with precautions

Summer holidays for students and teachers came to an end as schools throughout Greece opened on Monday, but with new precautions and plans for possible closures due to the novel virus. It…

Cyprus- THE World University Rankings 2021

Cyprus- THE World University Rankings 2021

Andrea Busfield Cyprus is fast emerging as the students’ choice when it comes to university education thanks to the island’s growing reputation for academic excellence, its ‘green zone’ pandemic status, an eye…

87-year-old great-grandmother graduates with a nursing degree

87-year-old great-grandmother graduates with a nursing degree

“Today I won what I dreamed of,” said 87-year-old great-grandmother Sultana Gesiou, holding her nursing assistant certificate, Thetoc reported. Sultana Gesiou graduated from Εσπερινό Επαγγελματικό Λύκειο Κοζάνης. Despite being 87-years-old, she wanted…

Greek PM speaks to children all over the world learning Greek

Greek PM speaks to children all over the world learning Greek

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis participated in a video conference with Greek kids all over the world, as well as children of different nationalities learning Greek. Mitsotakis spoke with students and teachers…

Report reveals lockdown's toll on university students in Greece

Report reveals lockdown’s toll on university students in Greece

According to new research conducted by the Panhellenic Medical Association, during the coronavirus lockdown, depression, stress and suicidal thoughts increased among Greek university students. The study was carried out under the auspices of…

Chile to shut down its embassy in Athens 1

Chile to shut down its embassy in Athens

The Chilean ambassadors of Greece, Denmark, Algeria, Syria and Romania were informed on Friday, that they will have to finish their affairs before the end of the year, 24 Horas reported. The…

mount athos

Mount Athos reopens its gates to pilgrims and employees

Mount Athos opened its gates on Monday for the first time after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, to both pilgrims and employees, following special permits. Visitors numbers, however, will be limited…

Summer Nostos Festival goes online

The Summer Nostos Festival goes online – RetroFuture Edition

The Summer Nostos Festival (SNFestival) is an international multifaceted arts, sports and education event. The festival aspires to become a friendly creative platform where people of all ages can express themselves and…

Primary schools and preschools in Greece reopening on June 1 6

Primary schools and preschools in Greece reopening on June 1

Primary schools, preschools and day care facilities will open again on June 1, government spokesman Stelios Petsas announced on Sunday evening. The decision was made by the Prime Minister following recommendations by…

Greek diaspora schools to test StaEllinika platform 8

Greek diaspora schools to test StaEllinika platform

The StaEllenika initiative, announced in April by the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs, serves as the platform of suite of apps for young Greek language learners developed through Simon Fraser University (SFU).…

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