September 16, 2020, 9:00 AM
To launch the Mutual Inspirations Festival 2020 – John Amos Comenius, the Embassy of the Czech Republic is thrilled to release short videos of children of all ages teaching about the Czech Republic every Wednesday on its social media! Children from all over the United States have submitted their pieces about food, travel, customs and more to the Embassy’s project in honor of the Father of Modern Education, who deeply cared about universal education for all and modern teaching methods, such as learning through play.
June 08, 2020, 10:57 PM
The Embassy of the Czech Republic features John Amos Comenius, known as the Father of Modern Education, as the banner personality for the Mutual Inspirations Festival 2020. This year marks the 11th anniversary of the festival and the 350th anniversary of Comenius’ death. Comenius transformed education, believing in universal education for all and that education should begin at an early age. He encouraged learning through play. The festival launches in September. Stay posted on this site for upcoming details!