Ellinogermaniki Agogi (EA) is an educational organization of private law officially recognized by the state which covers all stages from pre-school to upper secondary education. In 1998, the organization established a Research and Development Department that uses the environment of the school as a testbed for the design and development of research and innovation activities in education. The R&D Department acts as an interface between pedagogical research, technological innovation and the school community. It focuses on the design, implementation and support of pedagogical and technological innovation in educational practice, both through internal research and through collaborations with educational, research and commercial organizations in Europe and the world.