Κεντρο Ελληνικου Πολιτισμου | Hellenic Culture Centre

The Hellenic Culture Centre is a private organization specialized in teaching Greek as a Second and as a Foreign Language. The promotion of the Greek Language and the Greek Culture worldwide as well as the development of the linguistic and intercultural skills in every citizen in the framework of the multicultural environment are its aims.

It started working in 1995 on Ikaria island, Aegean Sea, where it organized with great success during ten years one of the first summer schools for Greek in Greece, with Greek courses, cultural activities and teacher training for teachers of Greek as a foreign language. It continued its actions in Athens, where it is now based, and in selected places in Greece and abroad (Lesvos Island, Aegean Sea- Brussels).

Teacher training in didactic Methodology is complemented by seminars in Intercultural Education, in Adult Education and Education for Peace.

The Centre's staff is experienced and specialized teachers (philologists, linguists, translators) as well as special associates (lawyers, economists, social anthropologists, sociologists, political scientists) who work in teaching and research fields. It cooperates with relevant organizations in Greece and abroad and participates in national, European and international projects.

  • Κέντρο Ελληνικού Πολιτισμού
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  • Μαθήματα Κεραμικής
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Programmes

Intercultural education programmes

The Centre organizes Intercultural education programmes intended for teachers, adult educators, pupils and their parents, adult students and NGO members. They aim at integrating intercultural dimension into every grade of the educational system and at sensitizing and providing theoretical background to every teacher and student about issues of multicultural reality. Experiential Learning Methods are used at the workshops, which have been integrated into the teacher training seminars since 2000. Special intercultural Education Seminars for adult educators are also provided by the Centre.