942524_754507181316113_4781177316747135536_nOn Thursday, March, 24th, 2016 “Petro Nini Luarasi” High School invited Assoc. Prof. K. Giakoumis Ph.D. to lead a teacher training seminar on “Skills-and-Competences-Centered Teaching & Learning in Secondary Education.”

The seminar was delivered in support of the implementation of the reform in Secondary Education. It focused on the reform’s paradigm shift from teacher-centered to learner-centered teaching and learning; and on hands-on ways in which teaching practice can be oriented and monitored to develop skills, competencies and dexterities for life-long learning through integrated cross-disciplinary activities.

As a fervor supporter of holistic education, the University of New York Tirana (UNYT) has been fostering active and transformative teaching and learning for over 10 years. Assoc. Prof. K. Giakoumis. Ph.D. & QTS, is Deputy Rector at UNYT, member of UNYT’s teaching and learning Quality Assurance Committee and co-author of culture-centered secondary education activities cultivating active and transformative learning.