Since 2004 Petra Slatinšek has been actively contributing to the shaping of film education for children and youth in Slovenia. She founded two major film education projects, in 2005 the education program of animated film Elephant (Slon) and in 2008 the film education program Kinobalon at the Kinodvor cinema. The Kinobalon program received Europa Cinemas’ Best Young Audience Activities Award for 2010. In 2013 Petra Slatinšek was elected to the board of the European Children’s Film Association.