Recent nieuws

International seminar “Trust and Accountability to Improve Education Systems”

22-11-19

On the day of Prof. dr Melanie Ehren’s inaugural lecture on Friday, November 15th, five international researchers gave insight in their most recent findings around the topic “trust and accountability to improve education systems” at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Spotlight on LEARN! Researchers: Tieme Janssen

22-11-19

This new (monthly) interview series highlights some of our LEARN! researchers. This month the spotlight is on Tieme Janssen. Interview by: Alissa Postpischil

Prof. Melanie Ehren's inaugural lecture on "trust and accountability to improve school systems"

22-11-19

In her inaugural lecture, Professor Melanie Ehren presented Bronfenbrenner’s model of human development ...

Call for papers Comenius and Pansophia: Search for System, Method and Harmony of All Things

22-11-19

Call for papers. International conference to commemorate Ioannes Amos Comenius (1592–1670) and the 350th anniversary of his death.

Report of the workshop Higher Education Goverance: Understanding stakeholder involvement in higher education governance models

28-10-19

October 10th 2019 saw the workshop ‘Higher Education Governance in Historical Perspective’ at the University of Amsterdam. This event brought together historians, educational scientists, governance experts, policy makers, and others working in the field of higher education.

Spotlight on LEARN! Researchers: Johannes Drerup

25-10-19

This new (monthly) interview series highlights some of our LEARN! researchers. This month the spotlight is on Johannes Drerup. Interview by: Alissa Postpischil

Dieuwke Verkerk (winnaar van de Onderwijs Top Talentprijs) gaat als leerkracht samenwerken met de VU in het project Thuis in School

18-10-19

Dieuwke Verkerk (winnaar van de Onderwijs Top Talentprijs) gaat als leerkracht samenwerken met de VU in het project Thuis in School

Spotlight on LEARN! Researchers: Anouk Wouters

27-09-19

This (monthly) interview series highlights some of our LEARN! researchers. This month the spotlight is on Anouk Wouters. Interview by: Alissa Postpischil

Melanie Ehren receives Erasmus+ funding to develop new Approaches in School Inspection

27-09-19

Prof. Ehren has received a small grant (€18.326) to share findings from her previous EU-study on Polycentric inspections of networks of schools to support the Turkish Ministry of Education in developing a Polycentric model of inspections.

Impression of the LEARN! Annual Conference 2019

20-09-19

The LEARN! Annual Conference 2019 was held on September 17th. Here you find a short impression of this day full of variety, network opportunities, the latest research and more ...

Spotlight on LEARN! Researchers: Vanessa Weva

27-08-19

This new (monthly) interview series highlights some of our LEARN! researchers. This month the spotlight is on Vanessa Weva. Interview: Alissa Postpischil

Educational equity and teacher discretion effects in high stake exams

23-08-19

Teacher discretion and scores on high-stakes exams determine often retention and graduation decisions.

Registration open: Seminar Trust and Accountability to Improve Education Systems

23-08-19

We cordially invite you to the international seminar on 'Trust and Accountability to Improve Education Systems'. The seminar will be held on the day of Professor Dr Melanie Ehren's inaugural lecture on Friday 15 November (all welcome and free to attend). Five international speakers will present their work in their field.

Melanie Ehren en Cor van Montfort deelname aan workshop Hoger Onderwijs Governance in Historisch Perspectief

26-07-19

Workshop Hoger Onderwijs Governance in Historisch Perspectief met bijdragen van LEARN!-wetenschappers (Melanie Ehren, Cor van Montfort).

Professor Melanie Ehren presents research on trust and accountability at the annual RISE conference

26-07-19

How do trust and accountability prevent sustainable improvement of learning outcomes in South Africa?