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Kyriakos Koursaris

PaRK International School

Lisbon, PortugalEnglish, Greek, Portuguese (Portugal), Czech, RussianGMT Time

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Role

  • Educator

Ages

  • 3-5
  • 6-7
  • 8-10
  • 11-13

Subjects

  • Technology
  • Gaming
  • Music

Kyriakos Koursaris holds a Music Education & Didactics degree with a Masters in Choir Conducting from Charles University in Prague, as well as a Port-Graduate Specialization Course on Technologies and Robotics in Primary Education from the University of Lisbon. In 2008 he discovered his real passion, which is educational technology. He works as the Learning Innovation & Technology Integration Specialist at United Lisbon International School in Lisbon, Portugal, where he administers and facilitates technology-rich teaching and learning, guides collaborative curricular innovation as well as faculty and staff training/support, and ensures system service, reliability, and consistency. Kyriakos previously taught the IGCSE Computer Science course in Y9-10 and has worked as a music teacher for a decade in grades K-7. He has been honored to participate as a speaker in national and international forums such as the Hacking Future Skills webinar organized by the ESN, Code Week 2019, TEDxLarnaca 2019, EDU Day '18, the #MakeWhatsNext: Changing the Face of STEM regional event, BETT 2018, the Annual EUDojo17 Event held in the European Parliament in Brussels, as well as the ECIS Annual Educators Conference 2016. For his contribution to connected and game-based learning, he was recognized as a SingularityU Portugal Faculty, an MIE (Microsoft Innovative Educator) Expert & Fellow, a Minecraft Global Mentor, an EU Code Week Leading Teacher, as well as a Google Certified Educator.