The general background of European integration, European Union expansion and the challenges that gradually increase due to the contact of the various linguistic and cultural groups which coexist in all modern societies has created the need for constant research and teaching with a view to achieve a smooth integration of children in a multicultural and multilingual educational and social environment.

4rth International Conference “Crossroads of Languages and Cultures”

Τhe 4rth International Conference  “Crossroads of Languages and Cultures” is dedicated to “Multilingual Educational Approaches and Language Policies”

It is organized by the School of Early Childhood Education of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, the Joint Greek-French Postgraduate Programme “Didactiques du plurilinguisme et politiques linguistiques - Diffusion des langues et cultures en contexte multilingue”, the intraUniversity group for Bilingualism and Multiculturalism in Education and Society, ‘Polydromo’, and the Department of Philology, Languages and Human Sciences of the University of Maine, France.