About me…

Computer Science and ICT teacher in 8th Primary school of Nea Filadelfeia, Athens, Greece

Teach SD Goals Ambassador of Cohort 5  –   Scientix ambassador 2021-2022

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 05/1995 – 07/1997:  ICT system analyst – Basis AEE, Athens (Greece)
  • 07/1997 – 11/1999: IT assistant manager – Hasbro Hellas ABEE, Athens (Greece)
  • 11/1999 – 09/2003: IT manager – Hasbro Hellas ABEE, Athens (Greece)
  • 09/2003 – 08/2013:  Computer Science & ICT teacher secondary school – Ministry of Education, Athens (Greece)
  • 09/2013 – Present:  Computer Science & ICT teacher primary school – Ministry of Education, Athens (Greece)

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • Bachelor in Computer Science – Athens University of Economics and Business, Athens (Greece) – https://www.aueb.gr/
  • Course of study: Theoretical computer science, computer systems and networks, computer and network safety, databases and knowledge management, operational research and economics of IT, applied mathematics and scientific calculations.
  • Certificate in «Teacher and student affair in modern society» – University of Piraeus – Department of Economics, Athens (Greece) – https://www.unipi.gr/unipi/en/
  • Badge Certificate in «Erasmus+ funding opportunities for schools» – School Education Gateway
  • Certificate in «Scratch 4 Teachers» course from Hellenic Open University and Google, May 2015
  • In-service Training of Teachers in the utilization and application of Digital Technologies in the teaching practice / B Level ICT Teacher Training – Greek Institute of Educational Policy, Athens, July 2015
  • Certificate in «EU Code Week Ice-breaker MOOC» course from the European Schoolnet Academy & Universita degli studi di Urbino, June 2019
  • Certificate of recognition as a Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator, September 2019
  • Certificate in «EU Code Week Deep Dive» course from European Schoolnet Academy & Universita degli studi di Urbino, November 2019
  • Certificate in «Education Evolution – Teachers in the Digital Age» course from Tech Talent School, November 2019
  • Certificate in «Become the Next eSafety Champion«» course from European Schoolnet Academy, December 2019
  • Certificate in «Elements of AI» course from University of Helsinki, January 2020
  • Certificate in «Learning Leadership for Change» course from European Schoolnet Academy, March 2020
  • Certificate in «School Distance Learning: From Theory to Practice» seminar from Univeristy of Crete, EDIVEA, April 2020
  • Certificate of participation in «Discover the digital potentials of your school with a…SELFIE» seminar from National Documentation and Digital Content Center, June 2020
  • eTwinning Certificate in «Discussing Diversity and Discrimination Using the Online Tool Stories that Move» learning event from eTwinning and Erasmus+, June 2020
  • eTwinning Certificate in «eTwinning schools – students as protagonists» learning event from eTwinning and Erasmus+, July 2020
  • Certificate in «STEM is Everywhere! Rerun» course from European Schoolnet Academy, October 2020
  • Certificate in «Integrated STEM Teaching for Primary schools» course from European Schoolnet Academy & Scientix, December 2020
  • Certificate in «STEM Moocs Package» courses from European Schoolnet Academy, Scientix and STE(A)Mit, December 2020
  • Certificate of participation in «The new challenges of pandemic concerning Internet safety» seminar from Greek Safe Internet Center, December 2020
  • Certificate in «Education for a sustainable planet» learning path from Microsoft education center and WWF, January 202
  • Certificate in «Exploring NBS in your classroom” course from European Schoolnet Academy and Scientix, February 2021
  • Certificate of participation in «Cli.c.k. for schools – Climate Change» event from Environmental education center of Athens, February 2021

AWARDS & HONORS

  • 1st prize in Hellenic Educational contest: «Cyprus, Greece, Homogeneity: educational bridges«, 2018-19
  • Award for the Hellenic School contest 2019 of the Greek Safer Internet Center, February 2019
  • Excellence in Hellenic Bravo Schools contest of the UNGA for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (Best Lesson Practice in Goal 12), June 2019
  • 2nd prize in the Hellenic competition «We say NO to Cyberbullying» of the British Council Hellas, the International Olympic Truce Center and Samsung Hellas, May 2020
  • 1st prize in Scientix Competiton «2020 STEM Discovery Campaign«, June 2020
  • 1st prize and excellence in the Hellenic Bravo Schools contest for the Best School practice of the Quality Net Foundation Hellas, June 2020
  • Honored by the Hellenic Safer Internet Center (SaferInternet4Kids.gr) by including our Board Game to their official educational material page, February 2021

ETWINNING PROJECTS

  • Quality Label for the project: «eWaste Around Us«, October 2019
  • European Quality Label for the project: «eWaste Around Us«, October 2019
  • Quality Label for the project: «Me The A.I. #2.0«, September 2020
  • European Quality Label for the project: «Me The A.I. #2.0«, September 2020
  • Quality Label for the project: «STEM on Board«, September 2020
  • European Quality Label for the project: «STEM On Board«, September 2020
  • Participation in the project «The World’s Largest Lesson«, 2019-2020

PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS

  • Certificate of participation in the Hellenic Conference: «Education in the era of ICT»  of the Scientific Union of Primary Education, November 2014
  • Publication of the learning object «Escape» (a movie for Internet addiction) at the Photodentro – iCreate repository of the Hellenic Ministry of Education,  January 2020 (http://photodentro.edu.gr/i-create/r/8545/205?locale=en)
  • Certificate of attendance in the Hellenic Conference «e-Learning: The Next Day» of the Open Technology Institute, May 2020
  • Paper writing and presentation of the article «Me the A.I. #2.0: Introducing students to Artificial Intelligence» at the 12th Conference on Informatics in Education, October 2020
  • Paper writing of the article «Earthquakes and Safe cities 4all with STEAM» at the 22nd issue of the online Educational magazine «New Educator», January 2021 (http://neospaidagogos.online/files/22_Teyxos_Neou_Paidagogou_Ianouarios_2021.pdf)
  • Participation as main panelist at the online event «Education and the 17 SDGs – The Social Goals» organized by the Health Education department of East Thessaloniki and the Quality Net Foundation, February 2021