Barbara Zadraveli - speaker at Teachmeet International Bettfest 2021
Moving from traditional classroom
Te a c h m e e t I n t e r n a t i o n a l B e t t f e s t 2 0 2 1
‘ M O V I N G F R O M T R A D I T I O N A L C L A S S R O O M
T O E - C L A S S ’
B A R B A R A Z A D R A V E L I , T E A C H E R O F
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Teachmeet International -Thursday 21 January 2021
Traditional teaching- Benefits
Not all Disciplines can be taught
Access to libraries and
Learning is scheduled- no exclusions
ANY DOUBTS ????
On –line teaching
Moving to e-classes VS the traditional face to face teaching
A challenge or a problem???
THE GREEK CASE …
General lockdown : 11th of March 2020
Beginning of on-line lessons via webex
Activation of the e-class and e-me , two platforms of the PanHellenic School Network as a way to
flip our classes and work with the pupils
What happened in Greece (and around the world)
It is recognized by the term Emergency Remote Teaching and
concerns a temporary shift of teaching to an alternative mode of
delivery due to crisis circumstances (Davison College, 2020; Hodges et
all, 2020; McMurtrie B, 2020; TEMPLE., 2020)
The Panhellenic School Network …
e-learning, communication and collaboration services
e-government and user support and assistance services, with
personalized access to 1,203,424 people:
151,639 practicing teachers
1,022,864 students in Primary & Secondary schools
2,868 administrative staff
26,053 inactive teachers (retired, termination of tenure, etc.)
From the 11th of March to the end of May
The next day …
Teachers’ training ???
Necessary equipment ???
Digital competences of teachers ???
Digital Competences of pupils ???
Support of parents ???
Support of local Authorities ???
The creation of 300,000 e-classes on a national basis !!!
December 2020 - January 2021…
Teachers’ use of e-classes /Webex on –line connections
HOW COME ???
Peer teaching and learning
Social media and teacher’s groups
Etwinning and Erasmus+ projects and being prepared with digital tools
Persistence and self –training of the teachers
And we finally did it !!!