Dr. Spinthourakis is a tenured faculty member of the Department of Elementary Education (UPatras). Her research interests and publications include teacher education, multiculturalism, citizenship, identity, language and cultural identity.

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Publications:
Implementing a Text Oriented Approach to Effect Students' Textual Competence

The purpose of this paper is to present a research study concerning the textual competence of 10-12 year old Greek elementary school students.

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National Curriculum Reform and New Elementary School Language Arts Textbooks in Greece: The Characteristics, Innovations and Methodological Directions of the National Curriculum for Language Arts and the Specifications for New Textbooks

The papers purpose is to present the innovative elements and character of the Greek National Language Arts Curriculum and detail the framework used to develop the new textbooks.

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Recognizing and Working with Multiculturalism: A Reflective Analysis of a University Multicultural Education Course

An analysis of the development, implementation and efficacy of a university multicultural education course comprised of undergraduate students from several European countries.

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