Laboratory of Informatics
Department of Education Sciences in Early Childhood
School of Education Sciences
Democritus University of Thrace
The Laboratory was established in 2000 (FEK 176/31/7/2000). Its main goal is to promote education and research involving Informatics in the context of the Department of Education Sciences in Early Childhood.
Informatics is a rapidly evolving field with a significant role in all life sectors.
The integration of Informatics in education is an interesting research field during the last six decades. The last fifteen years Informatics is integrated in early childhood education as well.
Main goals of the Laboratory are the following:
- To cover the educational needs of the Department involving Informatics,
- To strengthen the role of the early childhood educator with the utilization of ICT for educational purposes,
- To conduct basic and applied research in the field of Informatics and in the integration of Informatics in education and specifically in early childhood education