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  • The Triumph of Death", Pieter Bruegel, 1562 (Μuseo del Prado, Madrid).

Actions of the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE) with 10th-grade students at Pancyprian Lyceum of Larnaca about vaccinations

21 February 2024|

The Bubonic plague pandemic killed about 200 million people in Europe, Asia, Africa, including 50 million Europeans (40% of Europe at the time). Since the start of the school year 2023-2024, the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE), which is funded by the European Union (EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Program) and whose local partner is the University of Cyprus (UCY), has been actively engaging with 10th-grade students at Pancyprian Lyceum of larnaca.  The students explore the ...

  • Actions of the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE) with 8th-grade students at the Gymnasium Paralimniou about childhood obesity

Actions of the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE) with 8th-grade students at the Gymnasium Paralimniou about childhood obesity

21 February 2024|

8th-grade students at the Gymnasium Paralimniou, explore the socio-scientific issue about childhood obesity through an interdisciplinary approach. They engage with the local community and specialists in matters related to healthy nutrition and extended reality technologies. Specifically, the students’ research project aims to answer the following research questions: What are the causes, health risks, and potential solutions related to childhood obesity? What responsibilities do individuals and governments have in reducing childhood obesity? What are the perceptions and knowledge of the local community members regarding childhood ...

  • Actions of the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE) with 9th-grade students at Xylotympou Gymnasium about Tobacco Smoking

Actions of the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE) with 9th-grade students at Xylotympou Gymnasium about Tobacco Smoking

21 February 2024|

Since the start of the school year 2023-2024, the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE), which is funded by the European Union (EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Program) and whose local partner is the University of Cyprus (UCY), has been actively engaging with 9th-grade students at Xylotympou Gymnasium.  The students explore the socio-scientific issue about Tobacco Smoking through an interdisciplinary approach. Specifically, the students’ research project aims to answer the following primary research questions: What are the biological, ...

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PAFSE Project Successfully Concludes Comprehensive Webinar Series

15 February 2024|

The PAFSE project has successfully completed a comprehensive series of insightful webinars. These sessions were designed to support teachers in creating effective technology-enhanced learning environments focused on public health. The webinars, which ran from Wednesday 10th January 2024 to Wednesday 14th February 2024, were organised under the auspices of Arsakeia - Tositseia School and the Regional Centre for Educational Planning of Western Greece. The series began with a session on technological and pedagogical approaches in education, led by Professor Anastasios ...

  • DIario de Coimbra: News about PAFSE Project

PAFSE Project in the media: Innovative Approach in Portuguese Schools: Commitment to Road Education and Road Accidents as a Public Health Priority

9 February 2024|

At the Góis School, an innovative approach is shaping the way road accidents are perceived. Far from being isolated incidents, they are seen as public health problems. This concept guides the work developed with 9th-grade students, where road education plays a central role. The PAFSE Project provides the necessary support, offering didactic and pedagogical materials for teachers to address road safety in schools. Ana Paula Varela, a Physical Chemistry teacher, uses an interdisciplinary approach to raise awareness among students. Leveraging ...

  • Paralimni Gymnasium: Using Virtual and Augmented Reality Technologies for the investigation of a socio-scientific issue about vaccination

Actions of the European Research Project PAFSE at the Paralimni Gymnasium: Using Virtual and Augmented Reality Technologies for the investigation of a socio-scientific issue about vaccination.

6 February 2024|

Since the start of the school year 2023-2024, the European Research Project Partnerships for Science Education (PAFSE), which is funded by the European Union (EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Program) and whose local partner is the University of Cyprus (UCY), is being implemented at Paralimni Gymnasium. In this implementation we have undertaken public health education actions with the aim to raise awareness and prepare both the school community and the wider local communities of Paralimni and Ayia Napa to ...

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