PhD candidate, Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts
Kleo Flourentzou is a PhD candidate at the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts. She holds a Master’s in Language and Cultural Education from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and a Bachelor’s in Educational Sciences from the University of Cyprus. Her research interests focus on Historical Empathy and New Technologies in Museum Education. She has been working as a teacher in Primary Education and parallel as a museum educator in museums and galleries in Nicosia. She designs and implements programs for school groups, families as well as she designs educational material for teachers and pupils. She also worked at the Cyprus Pedagogical Institute as a member of the team responsible for the implementation of the New History Curriculum in primary schools, assisting in teacher training and the development of material for pupils and teachers. She also writes children’s books related to the history of Cyprus.