October 23, 2020, 10:39 AM
The Embassy of the Czech Republic is honored to partner with Moravian College to celebrate the legacy of John Amos Comenius via the voices of the College's students and staff. More specifically, the Moravian College via its Moravia College Theatre Company produced the following video to celebrate its heritage and express gratitude for the legacy of John Amos Comenius, on whose philosophy of education the College is built.
October 20, 2020, 10:43 AM
October 01, 2020, 12:56 PM
The Czech Embassy Bike Challenge kicked off on Sept. 28! Cycle 19.18 kilometers to mark Czech Independence Day, which was established in the year 1918, and explore other great points of interest associated with the Czech Republic and its history around Washington, DC. The Challenge is open to everyone, young or old and full of sportsmanship or thirst to learn, during the race period between September 28 – October 28, 2020. #CzechBikeChallenge
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September 23, 2020, 8:00 PM
Diplomacy & Fashion founder and wife of the Ambassador of the Czech Republic Indira Gumarova hosted a special preview of couture clothing by Czech fashion designer Petra Ptáčková on September 23, 2020.
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!