Mr Fiorentinos

Mr Fiorentinos is the man who teaches me science. This man is one of the best people I have ever known. He also is currently the best science and mathematics teacher in Greece this. He isn’t very tall, but not too short either. He is bald and a little bit fat. He has brown eyes…

Mr Kotsidis

Mr Kotsidis is in my junior high-school and he teaches me geography. He is also tall and he is young. He is one of my favorite teachers of all time and he is very chill. Mr Kotsidis likes football and he is playing with us some times. He also likes reading books, he likes reading…

Mrs Kalouda

My favourite teacher is Mrs Kalouda. She was my teacher in junior high school, and she taught me maths, algebra and geometry. She is a simple person, she likes wearing casual clothes. She likes reading books and she has lots of them. She is very, very funny and she loves telling jokes. She is usually…

Mrs. Penna

Mrs. Penna, who teaches me English in my Junior High school is a wonderful woman. She is fifty years old, and her hair is short and grey. She likes dressing like a 60’s or 70’s woman and she loves shirts. She plays basketball, volleyball and tennis but athletics is her favorite pass-time activity. She loves…

Mrs Olga

Mrs Olga who is my favorite teacher, teaches me German . I have had her tutoring me for 2 years. She likes going on journeys a lot. For example she has been in seven different countries during the last eight years. She also likes writing. She has written some books and she always has a…

Mr. Konstandine

My favorite teacher is Mr. Konstandine Skondras. He is my history teacher in junior high school. He has been my teacher for 3 weeks. He is about 1.80 m. tall, he is thin and has got a beard on his cheeks. He wears smart clothes, like jeans, shirts, etc. He loves to teach because he…

Mrs Maria

My favourite teacher is Mrs Maria. She was my teacher in elementary school. She taught me greek, history, maths, and geography. She likes dressing strangely every day. She likes taking photos, and she had many photos on her desk. She likes playing tennis at the court every weekend. She is funny because she was always…

Teachers’ Day

October the fifth has been designated as a day to celebrate teachers and their work around the world. Get up the Nerve, as a students online magazine would like to show appreciation to all those teachers whose work is and has been an inspiration for our growth and making better our communities. In that spirit,…

Copying Homework From the Internet

All of us at some point were assigned to do homework by our teacher that needed research to be done in the process, and most of us used the internet to do it and that’s completely fine, but what happens if you just copy something from the internet without changing a single word? Do you…

Cooking Course

Recently our school has been thinking about offering students a cooking course as part of a pilot program to provide better education. I have been informed about this course and I am going to tell you what it was all about, what we can learn, how it could be improved and also give details about…

The School System in Greece

Most children around the world have to attend school, though not all schools are the same. Some schools have a lot of subjects and are difficult to graduate from, while others are easier and have many deficiencies. In my country we have many subjects at school. Pupils in Greece attend primary school from the age…

An Account of Greek Education

Are all subjects compulsory in Greece at school? A day at school begins at 8.15 and finishes at 14.10. We study a lot of lessons in Greek schools and only a few are optional. Pupils in Greece attend primary school for six years. From the age of twelve to the age of fifteen we go…