Summer School

The GSO4SCHOOL Summer School 2020 (Marathon, 05/7 – 10/7) has been suspended due to the restrictions imposed and the ongoing public health concerns regarding the COVID-19 outbreak.

The GSO4SCHOOL team remains committed to contributing to the teachers’ and educators’ professional development and is exploring alternative options. Stay tuned for updates; they will be announced here soon.

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The GSO4SCHOOL Summer Schools include activities that will support the participants in the implementation of GSO4SCHOOL Initiative in their countries and beyond. These participants will work during the next year for the pilots of the project.
GSO4SCHOOL summer school elaborates a methodology that regards teachers as agents of change. It aims to empower their profession with skills and competencies that will enable them to widen their teaching capabilities by incorporating creativity and art in science education. The scope is to motivate participants to become aware of specific opportunities in their own practice and the need to make necessary improvements aligned to the guidelines of Europe for the future of science education. More specifically:
– Understanding of specific best practices, through training and demonstration of them in authentic settings
– Participation in numerous activities and training on the project’s methodology of employing Creative Science Agents
– Review and training on the utilization of the (web) tools of the project
Afterwards, participants will elaborate activities in schools by utilizing the project’s elements and with students, they will be able to develop their own projects.

Who can participate

The Summer School is open to all motivated teachers, researchers, artists and science communicators. The Summer School will increase the skills and competences to those that are interested to work ina transdisciplinary science-arts approach in education.

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Venue

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The GSO4SCHOOL Summer Schools will be held at Golden Coast Hotel & Bungalows, an A-class/ 4-star sea-side hotel which stretches on the golden, sandy beach of the Marathon Bay, near the historic location of Marathon, at the outskirts of Athens.

It is the area of Marathon, that has hosted since the times of myths when Thiseas killed the terrible bull of Marathon, to the times of the Persian wars and the Battle of Marathon, further on to our days and the marathon race and Marathon Run, the emblematic symbol of man’s quest for freedom and the will to defend his most noble deeds which constitute the foundations of the Human civilization.  The plethora of natural, historical sites and museums of the area reveal in all details this unique historical voyage.

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