What is the Comenius project all about?
The Comenius Programme is named after Jan Amos Comenius
(1592-1670), often considered the father of modern
education. He was a teacher and a philosopher but was forced
to leave his home in the Czech Republic, because of his
religion, and he fled to Poland. He later travelled to many
places in Europe, including Britain, giving advice on
The Comenius Project aims to develop knowledge and
understanding among young people and education staff of the
diversity of European cultures and languages, and the value of
Can you find the
on the map of
What do you know about the
countries in our project?
Take the survey and find out…..
Things to find out
about our partners!
What else would
you like to find
What do we need to do?
The Seven Wonders of our Region?
1 The Highest Place?
2 Most tasty Traditional Meal?
3 Most interesting traditional craft?
4 Most attractive place?
5 Healthiest Place?
6 Most important Person?
7 Oldest Historical Place?
You can find out
about the Seven
Wonders of our
Don’t forget to save the website to your class favourites!
I will be visiting each of the countries to see
what I can find out. I might even take some
teachers with me.
I will send pictures and information back to
What would you like to send with me to our
Next year I will be bringing teachers from all
our partner countries to visit Blackfriars
Map of Europe