Education in Greece

A Study Tour Program on “Education in Greece, the Impact of Historical and Cultural Contexts”
in collaboration with Georgia State University

Detailed Program

ATINER Staff responsible for the program: Ms Despina Katzoli (Researcher), Mr Kostantinos Manolidis (Administrator), Ms Celia Sakka (secretary). Phone: +30 210 3634210. Emergency Phone: TBA

Morning

8:00-12:00

Afternoon

14:00-16:00

Dinner

19:30-21:00

Friday 22 November 2019 Depart from Atlanta NA
Saturday 23 November 2019 Arrival in Athens NA
Sunday 24 November 2019 Urban Walk1 that includes a visit to the Sunday Mass at the Metropolitan Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Athens (optional) & the Acropolis Museum Orientation by ATINER NA
Monday 25 November 2019 School Visit  Lecture Yes2
Tuesday 26 November 2019 School Visit Lecture. Yes2
Wednesday 27 November 2019 Visit Delphi (includes lunch) Visit Delphi No
Thursday 28 November 2019 Visit the Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum of Athens Continued Yes2
Friday 29 November 2019 Visit the sites of Aristotle’s Lyceum and Plato’s Academy Free Yes2
Saturday 30 November 2019 Depart from Athens No

1The urban walk includes the broader area of downtown Athens. Among other sites, it includes: Zappion, Syntagma Square, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Ancient Roman Agora and on Acropolis Hill: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion, and the Parthenon. The program of the tour may be adjusted, if there is a need beyond our control.

2Offered by ATINER at the Hellenic-American Union (it does not include alcoholic beverages). The menu will include traditional varieties of Greek food and one soft drink per student. Vegetarian food will be provided.