Top performance in World Robot Olympiad

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 (950)


Scratch Day 2010 in Rhodes

Scratch Day 2010 is Saturday, May 22. An educational meeting entitled “Educational applications of Scratch”, has been scheduled at the University of Aegean, in Rhodes. The meeting is co-organized by the Learning Technology and Education Engineering Laboratory, the Laboratory of New Technologies in communication, Education and the Mass Media (http://www.media.uoa.gr/medialab/) and the following School Advisors: P. Spanos (Primary Education), Ts. Karakiza (Informatics – Secondary Education), H. Louvis (Mathematics – Secondary Education) and St. Orfanos (Science – Secondary Education).  Four workshop sessions have been scheduled, as follows:  
  • 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/


Tuxpaint tranlation in GREEK


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.


1st Announc. CARME conf., 2009



The 1st Announcement of the 3rd Conference of CARME, which will be held October 29-31, in Rhodes Greece, is available on the web-site of the conference at http://enedim2009.ltee.gr/.   We are looking forward to seeing you.   The Organizing Commitee of the Conference.

International Conference CSCL2009

Computer Supported Collaborative Learning 2009: 8 – 13 June, Rhodes, Greece.   Aldemar Paradise Conference Center.

Co-organized by : the University of the Aegean and the International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS).



Meeting: The Digital world of Preschool Education


LTEE organizes a meeting on “The digital world of Preschool Education”. The meeting will be held on May 17, 2008, from 9:30 to 13:30, at the University of the Aegean (Dimokratias 1, Kleovoulos building)