The mathematician of Evangeliki Model High School of Smyrna Ms. Panagiota Argyri was awarded the title of ‘Teacher of the Year 2017’ by the Triseum Company Managing Director and Professor at the TEXAS A&M University, Mr. Andre Thomas.
Triseum collaborates with TEXAS A&M University and specializes in Game Based Learning; its games are used in 50 Universities in the USA. Its partner in Europe is the European Schoolnet, which is a network of 34 European Ministries of Education. In Greece, it collaborated with the NKUA, the Ionian University, the AUT and Patras University.
The teacher was awarded a distinction title on an international level for her innovative teaching practices and the application of educational games in mathematics.
The title awarding took place during a training workshop of the European Schoolnet on 17 February 2018.