Regional Directorate of Education for Thessaly, Greece


REDT Greece is responsible for the iimplementation of educational policy, links the local agents to central services & organizations, administers and supervises the other decentralized services and coordinates local school advisors. It is also responsible for all the formation and in-service- training for its 22000 teachers and 100 support staff. REDT of Thessaly has been involved in more than 50 EU-projects.

Personnel at REDT have many years experience of running conferences and being key-note speakers at courses.

The expertise of the staff includes:

  • Educational innovation
  • In-service-training
  • Collaboration with universities on decentralized post-graduate courses
  • Advise on methodology
  • Co-ordination of pedagogical initiatives
  • Advising pupils, teachers, parents and politicians
  • Implementing internal evaluation
  • Developing school management programmes
  • Providing ICT support
  • Operating a regional resource centre