Two students of 2nd SEK (School Laboratorial Center) of Rhodes, Chatzimarkos Vassilis and Nikolaidis Konstantinos, and their trainer, computer science teacher Kladogenis Dimitrios, got a place in the top ten of the World Robot Olympiad, which was held in Manila of Philippines. In the competition participated 48 teams from 33 countries, where the team of Robokillers got the higher record between European. More details (in Greek) in this article: Robokillers at Manila (901)
- Applications of Scratch in teaching Science and Mathematics (morning session – N. Dapontes)
- Applications of Scratch in Special Needs Education (morning session – P. Tragazikis)
- Utilizing Scratch in Educational Digital Storytelling (Afternoon session – K. Serafeim)
- Applications of Scratch in teaching Informatics. (Ts. Karakiza, El. Mavroudi, D. Vamvakas, G. Fessakis)
For further information, please visit: http://scratchdaygr.blogspot.com/
LTEE supported the production of a new translation of Tuxpaint FOSS, a painting software for children. The translation has been implemented by Kiriaki Serafeim (PreK Teacher, postgraduate student) with the help of Elisabeth Mavroudi (Computer Science Teacher, PhD Candidate) and the volunteer consultancy of Georgios Fesakis (PhD, Lecturer of LTEE). The translation had the grant of the Greek FOSS non profit Company. Find more at the official site of Tuxpaint or the blog of the Greek tuxpaint users community blog: http://tuxpaintgr.blogspot.com.