2017 Athens Open classroom conferences

Open Schools for Open Societies

20-22 October


Registration is free

The aim of the conference is to introduce and discuss the notion of the “Open School”. A school that effectively introduces innovations in education is an engaging environment not only for the students and teachers. It re-designs learning to accommodate and include difference and brings together families, community groups, local businesses, experts, universities, and others into an innovation ecosystem.

Call for submissions:
Proposals are invited for Papers and Poster presentations on the selected themes. Abstracts and inquiries about the conference content should be sent by e-mail no later than 15 September 2017.

Pre-conference event:
On Friday 20 October 2017, the pre-conference event “How to promote the development of self-regulated learning for primary school children?” will take place. The objectives of this pre-conferece event are:

  • To familiarise teachers with Self Regulated Learning.
  • Provide hands-on experience with Self Regulated Learning teaching application.
  • To develop practical recommendations for integrating teaching of SRL in their classroom activities.

Conference Deadlines:

  • Submission of Abstracts: 15 September 2017
  • Notification of Authors: 22 September 2017
  • Submission of full Papers & Posters (for publication in the proceedings): 10 October 2017
  • Conference Dates: 20-22 October 2017

For more information visit the Conference website.