On the 23rd and 24th of January 2016 was held at Thessaloniki the two-days training for the educational activities '' Teachers4Europe" and " European Parliament School Ambassadors Program” . The educational activities were organized by the European Commission Representation in Greece and the European Parliament Office in Greece with the support of the EduTV of the Ministry of Education and the Laboratory of Educational Policies, Research, Development and Inter-University Cooperation (ERDIC) of the Department of International and European Studies, Faculty of Economics, Business and International Studies of the University of Piraeus.
In the frame work of the training the participants attended, introductory sessions for the educational programs ''Teachers4Europe" and " European Parliament School Ambassadors Program”, lectures from Academics concerning current developments in European Union, lectures for media literacy and its use in the classroom as educational tool. The teachers also actively participated in interactive workshops with the following thematics, “Ice-breaking games”, “Video production in the Classroom” and “Simulation of the European Parliament”
The first phase of the educational programs was successfully completed after the two trainings in Athens and Thessaloniki. Now is the turn of the teachers to amaze us with the activities that will organize with the students in the following months.