Confirmed Sessions in Athens

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Confirmed CourseStarting DateFormal DateStatusIs ConfirmedEnrolment
Digital Education Tools for Beginners11 Dec 20232023-12-11Confirmed1Register here »
Designing Inclusive Learning Environments (ILE) to Support all Students (DILEs)15 Jan 20242024-01-15Confirmed1Register here »
English Language Course for Beginners15 Jan 20242024-01-15Confirmed1Register here »
Zero-Waste School29 Jan 20242024-01-29Confirmed1Register here »
Google for Education: Search, Collaborate and Create5 Feb 20242024-02-05Confirmed1Register here »
Competencies and Awareness for a Multicultural Classroom12 Feb 20242024-02-12Confirmed1Register here »
Digital Education Tools for Beginners12 Feb 20242024-02-12Confirmed1Register here »
From STEM to STEAM Education: a New Learning Approach12 Feb 20242024-02-12Confirmed1Register here »
Understanding and Supporting Students With ASD and ADHD12 Feb 20242024-02-12Confirmed1Register here »
Digital Tools for Collaboration, Communication, Creativity and Critical Thinking (4Cs)19 Feb 20242024-02-19Confirmed1Register here »
We Are All Special: Inclusion and Support for Students with Special Needs In and Out of the Classroom26 Feb 20242024-02-26Confirmed1Register here »
Google for Education: Search, Collaborate and Create4 Mar 20242024-03-04Confirmed1Register here »
Competencies and Awareness for a Multicultural Classroom11 Mar 20242024-03-11Confirmed1Register here »
From STEM to STEAM Education: a New Learning Approach11 Mar 20242024-03-11Confirmed1Register here »
Understanding and Supporting Students With ASD and ADHD11 Mar 20242024-03-11Confirmed1Register here »
Instructional Strategies to Address the Diverse Needs of All Students18 Mar 20242024-03-18Confirmed1Register here »
Managing a Diverse Classroom: Facing Upcoming Challenges18 Mar 20242024-03-18Confirmed1Register here »
We Are All Special: Inclusion and Support for Students with Special Needs In and Out of the Classroom25 Mar 20242024-03-25Confirmed1Register here »
Basic English for European Projects1 Apr 20242024-04-01Confirmed1Register here »
Cultural Heritage Education: Ancient Greece as a Case Study1 Apr 20242024-04-01Confirmed1Register here »
Motivate Your Students with Growth Mindset Feedback8 Apr 20242024-04-08Confirmed1Register here »
Performance Art Techniques for an Effective Communication8 Apr 20242024-04-08Confirmed1Register here »
Game-Based Learning and Gamification in the Classroom15 Apr 20242024-04-15Confirmed1Register here »
Differentiated Instruction: Inclusive Strategies for Successful Learning22 Apr 20242024-04-22Confirmed1Register here »
Instructional Strategies to Address the Diverse Needs of All Students22 Apr 20242024-04-22Confirmed1Register here »
We Are All Special: Inclusion and Support for Students with Special Needs In and Out of the Classroom22 Apr 20242024-04-22Confirmed1Register here »
Rediscovering the Roots of Democracy: From Ancient Greece to the European Union29 Apr 20242024-04-29Confirmed1Register here »
ChatGPT and Basic AI Tools6 May 20242024-05-06Confirmed1Register here »
Digital Education Tools for Beginners13 May 20242024-05-13Confirmed1Register here »
Supporting Diversity with Intercultural Education in the Classroom20 May 20242024-05-20Confirmed1Register here »
Cultural Heritage Education: Ancient Greece as a Case Study27 May 20242024-05-27Confirmed1Register here »
ICT in the Classroom: Innovative Tools to Facilitate Students Learning, Collaboration and Creativity27 May 20242024-05-27Confirmed1Register here »
Inclusive Education for School Leaders: Setting the Vision and Agenda29 Jul 20242024-07-29Confirmed1Register here »
Basic English for European Projects5 Aug 20242024-08-05Confirmed1Register here »


About the Training Centre in Athens

All our courses in Athens will take place either in the Morning (9:00 13:45) or in the Afternoon (14:00 – 18:45) depending on classroom and trainer availability.

The courses are usually held in:

Sporadically, some courses are held in:

  • 3 Thalias str. Agios Dimitrios 17343 Attiki, Athens

The address of our venue will be communicated with the booking confirmation.

Our Cultural Activities

The following cultural activities are included in the price of each Erasmus course in Athens:

Athens and Surroundings

Athens is the historical capital of Europe from the Neolithic era until today. The city’s long, fascinating history reached its peak in the 5th century B.C. (the “Golden Age of Pericles”) when its values and culture exceeded the geographical boundaries of the city and acquired universal radiance.

It is widely referred to as the cradle of Western civilization and the birthplace of democracy, mainly because of its cultural and political impact on the European continent.

Thus, Athens was the matrix of the Western civilization, while countless Greek words and concepts such as democracy, harmony, music, mathematics, art, gastronomy, architecture, logic, love, euphoria, and hundreds of others enriched many languages and inspired different cultures.

Over the centuries, Athens experienced various conquerors, who left their mark on the city with glamorous monuments of rare historic importance. In 1834 Athens was declared the capital of modern Greece based on the city’s classical past, which developed into a modern metropolitan center with unparalleled charm.

In modern times Athens is a large cosmopolitan metropolis, central to economic, financial, industrial, maritime, political, and cultural life in Greece. Each neighborhood has its own unique attractions and character.

Today, visiting Athens’s city offers a unique experience: A “journey” in the history of 6,000 years in one of the most popular destinations for Greek and foreign tourists.

Best Things to Do in Athens

1) The Acropolis and the Parthenon

The name Acropolis derives from the Greek words AKRO (meaning peak, top) and POLIS (meaning city). Acropolis, therefore, means “the top of the city.” The Acropolis contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historic significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.

The Parthenon is a temple dedicated to the goddess Athena Parthenos (Athena the Virgin). There are two other temples visible today on the Acropolis: the Erechtheum (with its famous Caryatids) and the tiny temple of Athena Nike (meaning Athena Victory).

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2) The Acropolis Museum

The Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The museum was built to house every artifact found on the rock and on the surrounding slopes from the Greek Bronze Age to the Roman and Byzantine eras.

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3) The National Archaeological Museum

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece and one of the most important museums in the world devoted to ancient Greek art. It was founded at the end of the 19th century to house and protect antiquities from all over Greece, thus displaying their historical, cultural, and artistic value.

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4) The Benaki Museum of Greek Culture

The Benaki Museum of Greek Culture is housed in one of the most beautiful neoclassical-style buildings in Athens, near the National Garden and the Hellenic Parliament. It was converted into a museum in order to shelter the collections of Antonis Benakis. Following its most recent refurbishment (1989–2000) the building houses a unique exhibition on Greek culture arranged diachronically from prehistory to the 20th century.

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5) The Ancient Agora

The Ancient Agora Market in modern-day terms is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora located in the northwest of the Acropolis and bounded on the south by the hill of the Areos Pagus and on the west by the hill known as the Kolonos Agoraios, also called Market Hill.

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6) The Museum of Cycladic Art

The Museum of Cycladic Art is dedicated to the study and promotion of ancient cultures of the Aegean and Cyprus culture with special emphasis on Cycladic Art of the 3rd millennium BC. It was founded in 1986 to house the collection of Nicholas and Dolly Goulandris.

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7) The Panathenaic Stadium

The Panathenaic Stadium is located on the site of an ancient stadium and for many centuries hosted games in which male athletes competed (gymnikoi agones) in track events, athletics championships as we would call them today. Since 565 BC., these games were included in the program of the Panathenaia festival celebrations.

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8) Mount Lycabettus

Standing 277 meters above sea level, Lycabettus Hill (sometimes spelled Lykavitos) is the highest point of Athens. A beautiful walk up via a circular path will be a test of endurance and a challenge. A funicular or cliff railway can also take you to the top of the hill and proves to be a novelty for those who prefer the “easy way” to the top.

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9) Monastiraki, Plaka and Koukaki

Plaka and Monastiraki, the most touristic areas of Athens, excite with picturesque corners that serve also as lessons in history. In the shadow of the Acropolis, the neighborhood of Koukaki, with its unevenly paved sidewalks lined with bitter orange trees, there is an urban village feel. Boasting is the elegant Acropolis Museum on the sweeping cobbled esplanade of Dionysiou Areopagitou which has turned Koukaki into one of the most distinguished residential districts.

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All Erasmus Courses in Athens

One-Week Courses for Teachers

English Language Course (Elementary Level)

English Language Course for Beginners

We Are All Special: Inclusion and Support for Students with Special Needs In and Out of the Classroom

English Language Course (Intermediate Level)

English Language Course (Advanced Level)

Successful Strategies for Teaching Students with Special Needs in Every Classroom