RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL INTERVENTION PROJECTS
Over the years many projects of research and intervention in education (funded by a variety of European and national funds as well as the University of Athens).
Representative examples of research projects (according to their source of funding):
University of Athens Research Fund:
Low-budget projects of the Kapodistrias Programme allotted to individual members of the academic staff (e.g. Victimizing in the school environment. Educational choices and social strategies. Social class, ethnic origin and gender in school choices. Acquisition of Greek as a first and a second language. Parent’s conceptions about children’s development. Theatrical expression of scientific ideas).
Higher funding projects only at the Department level. They included subprojects on the evaluation of the activities of the DECE and the construction of its website, but also topics such as The transition from experiential to school knowledge in the kindergarten: data from communicative practices in the classroom.
Competitive programmes of the Ministry of Education and the European Union:
University of Athens Programs across schools and faculties,
e.g. Vocational Training, Open Courses and Enterpreneuship.
Programs of state institutions
e.g. the District Administration of the State of Attica, for the equipping of the FECE’s laboratories.