Skip to main content

Plakitsi, K., Spyrtou, A., Klonari, K., Kalogiannakis, M., Malandrakis, G., Papadopoulou, P., Stamoulis, E., Soulios, J., Piliouras, P., & Kolios, N. (2014). New Greek Science Curriculum (NGSC) for Primary Education: Promoting Educational Innovation Under Hard Conditions. In C.-P. Constantinou, N. Papadouris, & A. Hadjigeorgiou (Eds.) Proceedings of the ESERA 2013 Conference: Science Education Research for Evidence-based Teaching and Coherence in Learning, (J. Dillon & A. Redfors, co-editors for Strand 10: Science curriculum and educational policy) Nicosia, Cyprus, 2-7 September 2013 (e-book).


Nari, E., Dimitriadou, K., Spyrtou, A. (2012). E-learning teacher education in Western Macedonia: The effect of an in-service training course. In: C. Lemonidis (ed.), 1st International Conference, Education Across Borders, 560-569, 5-7 October 2012, Florina, Greece. ISSN: 2241-8881.


Zoupidis, A., Spyrtou, A., Malandrakis, G. and Kariotoglou, P. (2016). The evolutionary refinement process of a Teaching Learning Sequence for introducing inquiry aspects and density as materials’ property in floating/sinking phenomena. In D. Psillos & P. Kariotoglou (eds), Iterative Design of Teaching-Learnign Sequences, pp.167-199. Dordrecht: Springer.


Loukomies, A., Pnevmatikos, D., Spyrtou, A., Lavonen, J., Kariotoglou, P. (2013). Promoting students’ interest and motivation towards science learning: The role of personal needs and motivation orientations. Research in Science Education, 43(6), 2517-2539.


Kapousizi, D., Spyrtou, A. (2013). Pre-service teachers’ views about models in Science Education. In: C. Lemonidis (Ed.), 1st International Conference, Education Across Borders, 803-812, 5-7 October 2012, Florina, Greece. ISSN: 2241-8881.


Zoupidis, A., Pnevmatikos, D., Spyrtou A. and Kariotoglou, P. (2011). Causal relational reasoning of 5th graders using density in explaining floating-sinking phenomena, In C. Bruguière, A. Tiberghien & P.Clément (Eds.), E-book Proceedings of the ESERA 2011 Conference, Science learning and citizenship (pp. 104-109). Lyon, France:  Université de Lyon.


Zoupidis, Α., Pnevmatikos, D., Spyrtou, A., & Kariotoglou, P. (2010). The gradual approach of the nature and role of models as means to enhance 5th grade students' epistemological awareness. In G. Cakmakci & M.F. Tasar (Eds.), Contemporary science education research: learning and assessment (pp. 415 – 423). Ankara, Turkey: Pegem Akademi. 



Lavonen,J.,Byman, R., Loukomies, A., Meisalo, V.,Constantinou, C., Kyratsi,T., Papadouris, N.,Couso, D., Hernandez,  M.I., Pinto, R.,Hatzikraniotis, E.,Kallery, M., Petridou, E., Psillos, D., Kariotoglou, P., Pnevmatikos, D., Spyrtou, A., Lombardi, S.,Monroy, G.,Testa,I.(2010).  Students’ motivation on learning material science teaching modules in five countries. In G. Cakmakci & M.F. Tasar (Eds.), Contemporary science education research: learning and assessment: (pp. 51-56), Ankara, Turkey: Pegem Akademi. 



Spyrtou, A., Zoupidis, A., S. Blouchou, K. Soultanis, R. Triantafyllidou & Kariotoglou, P. (2009). Design and Refinement of a Module concerning “Materials’ Density in Floating/Sinking Phenomena”. Poster presented in: European Science Education Research Association (ESERA), 31 August– 4 September2009, Istanbul, Turkey


Spyrtou, A., Hatzikraniotis, E., Kariotoglou, P. (2009). Educational software for improving learning aspects of Newton's Third Law for student teachers. Education and Information Technologies, 14(2): 163-187.(



Spyrtou. A., Zoupidis, A., Kariotoglou, P. (2008). The design and development of an ICT- Enhanced Module concerning density as a property of materials applied in floating-sinking phenomena. Ιn: C. P. Constantinou & N. Papadouris (Eds.), GIREP INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Physics Curriculum Design, Development and Validation, Selected Papers, 391-407. ISBN 978-9963-689-20-0.


Kariotoglou, P., Spyrtou, A. Tselfes, V. (2008). How student – teachers understand distance force interactions in different contexts. International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 7(5), 851-873.( content/77j4022w1367vgm0/)


Spyrtou, A., Zoupidis, A. & Kariotoglou, P. (2007). Teaching and learning force interactions in different contexts. E-Proceedings of the 6th International Conference of ESERA. (


Kariotoglou, P., Spyrtou, A., & Tselfes, V., (2005). Student – teachers; conceptions about gravity interaction. In: R. Pinto et D. Couso, (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5thInternational ESERA Conference on Contributions of Research to Enhancing Students’ Interest in Learning Science, Barcelona, 28 August – 1 September,Spain, 180-183.


Hatzikraniotis, E., Theodorakakos, A., Spyrtou, A. & Kariotoglou, P. (2005). Newton-3: A Software For Teaching Dynamic Interactions. Στο: Michaelides, P.G., Margetousaki, A., Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Hands on Science, HSci,July 13-16, Rethimno, 96-102. 


Kariotoglou, P. & Spyrtou, A. (2005). A Teaching-Learning Sequence Concerning Dynamic Interactions: The Need for Appropriate Software. In: Michaelides, P.G., Margetousaki, A., Proceedings of the 2nd International Conferenceon Handson Science, HSci,July13-16, Rethimno, 91-95.


Psillos, D., Spyrtou, Α.,  Kariotoglou, P. (2005). Science Teachers Education: Issues and Proposals.In: Boersma, K., Goedhart, M., De Jong, O., Eijkelhof, H.(eds), Research and the Quality of Science Education, Springer, The Netherlands, 119-128. 


Spyrtou, A., Psillos, D., Kariotoglou, P. (2003). Investigating the complexity of teachers’ views in science teaching: issues and tools. In: Krnel, D.(ed.), Proceedings of ESERA 6th Summer-School, Liubljana,  85-96.  


Spyrtou, A., Kariotoglou, P. (2001). Interlacing content and methodology in educating primary student teachers. In: M. Bandiera, S. Caravita, E. Torracca, M. Vicentini (eds). Research Education in Europe: The Picture Expands, Litoflash, Roma, 651-658.


Spirtou, A. (1995). A strategy for educating primary teachers in science.   In: Psillos, D. (ed.). Proceedings of the second Ph. D. Summerschool. European Reseasrch in Science Education, Art of Text S.A.,Thessaloniki,424-431.

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes