Programme

You can find the programme of the conference "Open Schools for Open Societies" in pdf version here.
You can click here to see the Workshops.


FRIDAY 20.10.2017

10:00 - 13:00

Pre-conference training event
"Open Schools developing the science capital of their communities: Application of e-goverment - digital signatures"
The event is in Greek

13:00 - 17:00 Pre-conference event
"How to promote the development of self-regulated learning for primary school children?"
Learn more about the pre-conference event, here
17:00 - 18:30 Conference Registration
18:30 - 20:30 Opening Session
"From Open Classrooms to Open Schools"
Conference Hall

Conference Welcome Dr. Andras Szucs, Secretary General, EDEN European Distance and E-Learning Network

Chair
Dr Sofoklis Sotiriou, Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

The concept of "Open School" in the Greek national educational system
Dr. Georgia Fermeli, Eleni Papadopoulou, Institute of Educational Policy, Greece

Science education for Responsible Citizenship
Dr Angelos Lazoudis, Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

Rethinking how schools work
Rosa Doran, Núcleo Interativo de Astronomia, Portugal

Open Schools Open Cities Open Minds
Dr Elias Messinas, Ecoweek

20:30 - 21:30 Dinner (School Restaurant)
 

SATURDAY 21.10.2017

10:00 - 11:30 Morning session

Conference Hall

Open Schools as learning ecosystems

Chair
Andras Szucs, EDEN European Distance and E-Learning Network

Open Resources for Open Schools
Dr. Luis Anido Rifón, Universidade de Vigo, Spain

Implementing self-regulated learning in primary schools across Europe: the tMAIL project
Lombaerts K., Peeters J., Triquet K., Thomas V., & De Backer F., Department of educational sciences Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium

Greek Model Experimental Schools. Too Good to last? An attempt to evaluate.
Chiotelis I., Theodoropoulou M., Department of Primary Education, University of Patras, Greece

Deeper learning approaches in STEAM
Lazoudis A., Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

Creativity, Art and Science in primary Education, CASE Project
Sotiriou M., Science View, Greece, Sotiriou S., Stergiopoulos P., Chaniotakis E., Alexopoulos I., Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break
12:00 - 13.30

Conference Hall
STEM approaches in Open Schools


Seminar Room A

An Open School: an inclusive environment

Chair
Aliki Giannakopoulou, Ellinogermaniki Agogi

Open Discovery of Stem Laboratories: The use of MOOCS in class
Kypriotis E., Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

Using remote and virtual labs for inquiry learning science is the starting point for the schools' interaction with society
Argyri P., Evangeliki Model High School of Smyrna, Greece

Creativity, Experiment, Research, Novelty (CERN) in the "Playing with protons" program
Lampou O., 2nd and 6th, 4th Primary Schools of Artemida Greece

Setting Learning on Fire through Project-Based Learning in Mathematics
Andrikopoulos D., American Community Schools of Athens, Greece

Open Discovery of Stem Laboratories: The success story of two teachers
Gkortzis K., Georgakopoulos K., Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

Chair
Stephanos Cherouvis, Ellinogermaniki Agogi

Mobile Units for Refugee Education: the case of Project PRESS
Apostolidou A., Hellenic Open University, Greece and University College London, UK Douvli G., Hellenic Open University, Greece and School of Primary Education, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and Lasica I.E., Hellenic Open University, Greece and European University Cyprus

Mediation Strategies and Safety Regulations for Children's Internet Usage
Kasikci D.-N., Kocaeli University,Turkey

Raising students' awareness of gender issues through the implementation of gender activities
Georganta V., 1st Primary School of Paiania, Greece

I think about tomorrow…How will I help the elderly?
Training will require us to both detect and defuse today the problems of tomorrow

Tocqueville, M., Iperia l'institut, France

Debate in Primary School: Empowering Teachers and Students in the Open School
Dr. Vavouraki A., Ellinogermaniki Agogi, Greece

13.30 - 14.30 Lunch
14.30 - 16.00 Parallel sessions

Conference Hall

The use of new Technologies in Open Schools

Chair
Nikos Zygouritsas, Ellinogermaniki Agogi

  • "Journeying" in Out of Eden Learn
    Melliou K., Bratitsis T., University of Western Macedonia, Greece

  • Scientix: The community of Science Education in Europe supports Responsible Research and Innovation with projects and recourses included in its repository
    Nerantzis N., 1st High School on N. Michaniona, Argyri P., Evangeliki Model High School of Smyrna, Greece

  • Following Educational Reforms: Framework of Knowledge Creation Research Trough Student-Centered-Learning At The University
    Ruizan Mekvabidze, Business and Law Faculty of Gori State Teaching University, Georgia

  • The reasons behind lack of technology integration into education
    Islim O.F., Ahi Evran University, Kirsehir, Turkey Cagiltay K., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

  • Posting Patterns of Students' Social Presence, Cognitive Presence, and Teaching Presence in Online Learning
    Kilis S.,
    Giresun University, Turkey, Yıldırım Z., Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Workshop 1
Art Room


Workshop 2
Seminar Room B


Workshop 3
Music Room


Workshop 4
Computer Room


Workshop 5

Seminar Room A

Schools fighting childhood obesity Exploring values and democracy in the classroom Teaching science and mathematics through music Creating MOOCS in the classroom Debate in Primary School  (by invitation only)
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee break
16.30 - 18.00 Parallel sessions

Conference Hall

Innovative Pedagogies for Open Schools

Chair
Gregory Milopoulos, Ellinogermaniki Agogi

  • Leave the classroom, go to schoolyard
    Islim O.F., Ahi Evran University, Kirsehir, Turkey Cagiltay K., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

  • Designing and evaluating an e-course on interculturalism for adult education based on Cognitive Apprenticeship
    Kioumourtzi M.,University of Piraeus, Greece

  • From Pascal’s triangle to Fractals
    Kotsakosta M., School Advisor, 11th Educational District of Primary Education, Thessaloniki

  • Social media usage in learning, opportunities and challenges for teachers and learners – study of distance and open learning
    Sagar Bhalerao, Rizvi College of Arts, Science and Commerce, India, Amrin Moger, Rizvi College of Arts, Science and Commerce, India, Poothullil Mathew Martin, Ali Yavar Jung National Institute of Speech and Hearing Disabilities, India, Sunder Rajdeep, University of Mumbai, India
  • Online Continuous Professional Development in Second Chance Education
    Fischer T., Mind2Innovate, Greece

Workshop 1
Art Room


Workshop 2
Seminar Room B


Workshop 3
Music Room


Workshop 6
Computer Lab


Workshop 7
Room B.123


Workshop 8
Seminar Room A

Schools fighting childhood obesity
(cont.)

Exploring values and democracy in the classroom
(cont.)
Teaching science and mathematics through music
(cont.)
Go-Lab: Use of remote and online labs for science education Promoting prosocial skills through games

Pencil Code Environment

18.00 - 18:30
Conference Hall
Closing session
Supporting teachers to become active actors in an open school
OSOS


12:00 - 18:00

Seminar for the OSOS Hubs in Greece
Chemistry Lab

The seminar is dedicated to the first set of schools that will participate in the activities of the OSOS project acting as Hubs in Greece. (by invitation only)

SUN


10:00 - 18:00

Sun observation Lab
School Obsrvatory

Throughout the day, conference participants are invited to use our school telescopes and discover ideas for innovative school projects