The preeschool year is important. Many young Roma children speak little Greek. It saves the
children the so called “introduction class”. Many Roma children spend several years in this
introduction class, setting them behind to the point of no return.
Many families, in the beginning, need convincing to sent their youngest to school. On
the other hand we have seen how that ONE child changes the structure of complete house
AFTER SCHOOL SUPPORT:
Illiteracy within the Roma community is a major problem for the children who are attending
public school. A big chunk of learning in the Greek school system is burdened on home