3rd Announcement: 11th Panhellenic Conference of Greek Committee of Preschool Education –O.M.E.P.–

on 11 Μαρτίου 2017

The 11th Panhellenic Conference -with International Participation- of the Greek Committee of Preschool Education will take place in Athens from the 3d to the 5th of November 2017. The Conference is organized in cooperation with the Faculty of Early Childhood Education (F.E.C.E.) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (N.K.U.A.), -the Master of Arts program “Education and Human Rights” of N.K.U.A. and -the Hellenic Observatory for Intercultural Education.


This conference, which is under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs, aims to give time and space to the presentation and substantial dialogue of issues and questions concerning new educational conditions and shape new educational perspectives that can function in time of crisis asking to enhance and expand the role of education.

Themes and areas of the conference

  • Intercultural education
  • Differentiated Pedagogy
  • Educational practices in time of crisis (formal and non formal education)
  • Educational policies in time of crisis
  • Teachers’ training for managing a differentiated classroom
  • Child inclusion – Pedagogical integration practices
  • Refugee crisis and education
  • Identities-diversity and their management in the classroom
  • Family and school in a multicultural environment
  • Bilingualism and mother tongues
  • Pedagogical innovations and practices in a multicultural environment.

The Organizing Committee invites everyone interested to submit his/her proposal relevant to the conference themes and areas. Abstracts should be submitted no later than Monday 20 March 2017. Authors will be notified of acceptance of submissions earlier than the 30th of June 2017.

Full texts will be submitted from the date of the conference until 31 December 2017 for evaluation (double blind review) for publishing, per an announcement that follows.

Deadlines and Important dates:

20 March 2017: Abstract submission deadline

30 June 2017: Pre-Registration for the conference (lower registration fees)

3-5 November 2017: The conference.

President of the Scientific Committee: Androussou Alexandra, Associate Professor, Department of Early Childhood Education, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

President of the Organizing Committee: Katsikonouri Effrosyni, Kindergarten Teacher, President of the Greek Committee of O.M.E.P.

Conference webpage: http://omepgr2017.weebly.com

O.M.E.P.-Greece webpage: http://www.omep.gr/index.php/synedria

F.E.C.E. webpage: http://www.ecd.uoa.gr/?p=6325

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