News

03.09.2019
Joe O'Hara welcomed 30 bursary winners of ECER 2019 to this year's conference.
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World Education Research Association Focal Meeting 2020
01.09.2019
The WERA 2020 Focal Meeting will be held in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, from 1st to 3rd July 2020. The main theme of the meeting will be Networking Education: Diverse Realities, Common Horizons.
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3rd EERA Academic Writing Workshop - SIPed Summer School, Otranto, Italy
09.07.2019
The demand to publish in English in order to participate in European debates is often a challenge for non-English speaking researchers. EERA is responding to this challenge with a series of Academic Writing Workshops, the third of which took place in Otranto, Italy on 5 July.
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Open Science in the European Educational Sciences Landscape: Spark the Discussion
02.07.2019
Starting with ECER 2019, the EERA Council and Executive Board will take up the initiative of Networks 2, 6, 12 and 30 to discuss challenges and opportunities of Open Science within European Educational Sciences.
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Goethe University Frankfurt and Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen are inviting applications for 12 doctoral student positions
01.07.2019
The 12 doctoral student positions (TV-L E13, 65% part-time) are in the DFG Research Training Group „Doing Transitions“ starting on 1st of January 2020 for a fixed term of 3 years, located in Frankfurt and in Tübingen respectively. Application deadline: 13 September 2019
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Free Public Transport in Hamburg for ECER 2019 Participants!
21.06.2019
Good news: Your ECER 2019 conference badge (which you will receive at check-in) will also serve as a pre-paid ticket for the HVV, the Hamburg public transport, valid from 2 - 6 September 2019.
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SHE (Schools for Health in Europe) Academy 2019 – Invitation
12.06.2019
Do you have an interest in school health promotion? Do you want to know more about Research Methods in School Health Promotion? Then sign up for the SHE Academy 2019 to be held at Lyon University in France.
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ERC Best Paper Award 2018
04.06.2019
Sara Franch’s paper “Global Citizenship Education: a new ‘moral pedagogy’ for the 21st century?” focuses on the emergence of Global Citizenship Education (GCE) in the educational discourse of a province in northern Italy and outlines how policy-makers and teachers construct GCE as a pedagogical framework for schooling in the 21st century.
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Second EERA Hosted Academic Writing Workshop - Eger, Hungary
28.05.2019
The demand to publish in English in order to participate in European debates is often a challenge for non-English speaking researchers. EERA is responding to this challenge with a series of Academic Writing Workshops, the second of which took place in Eger, Hungary on 24 May.
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European Commission: Call for applications for the selection of members of the commission expert group
22.05.2019
On 13 Mai 2019, the European Commission launched a call for experts to join future Mission Boards, which will advise the Commission on the new concept of Missions in Horizon Europe, the next EU research and innovation programme.
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ECER Social Event Thursday at the FC St. Pauli’s Millerntor-Stadium (self-paid event)
Don’t miss this social event in a very special location, the FC St. Pauli’s Millerntor-Stadium.
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09.04.2019
Early bird registration to ECER 2019 will end on 15 May. Register soon to take advantage of the reduced fees.
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EASSH position paper
02.04.2019
In this paper, the Alliance recommends that to best capture the impact of research, researchers must be enabled to use a diversity of methods, data sources and forms of explaining the impact of their projects. EASSH invites the European Commission to capture impact not project by project, but on the wider terrain of the overall calls’ aims.
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Congratulations to EERA's New Honorary Network Members 2019
25.03.2019
Warm congratualtions to the new Honorary Network Members Helene Ärlestig, Joyce Goodman, Bob Jeffrey, Meinert Meyer, Ton Mooij and Birgit Pepin.
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First EERA Hosted Academic Writing Workshop Takes Place in Vilnius
22.03.2019
The demand to publish in English in order to participate in European debates is often a challenge for non-English speaking researchers. EERA is responding to this challenge with a series of Academic Writing Workshops, starting on 22 March 2019 in Vilnius.
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WERA Book Series: Education Science, Evidence, and the Public Good
21.03.2019
WERA (World Education Research Association) invites submissions for the books series "Education Science, Evidence, and the Public Good". The series explores how the use of scientific evidence in education has informed and transformed relationships between research, policy, and practice for the public good on regional and international levels.
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Welcome to EERA's newest member, Luxembourg Educational Research Association (LuxERA)
18.03.2019
EERA Council welcomed the Luxembourg Educational Research Association (LuxERA) as a full EERA member at the March 2019 meeting in Berlin.
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Congratulations to Maria Pacheco Figueiredo, EERA's Secretary General
18.03.2019
EERA warmly congratulates Maria Pacheco Figueiredo on being elected by Council to a second term as EERA's Secretary General.
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101 ideas on the future of research and innovation in Europe
07.03.2019
The European Commission has published the report '101 Ideas on the future of Research and Innovation in Europe'. EERA supports all efforts to open discussions about the development of research and innovation in Europe and hopes that future publications will continue to take account of the breadth and richness of conceptualisation of education and educational research that underpins the work of the association at all levels.
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NW 17. Histories of Education proudly presents "Looking Back Going Forward: School_Time in Flux and flow in Europe and Beyond"
EERA Network 17 - Histories of Education proudly presents "Looking Back Going Forward: School_Time in Flux and flow in Europe and Beyond": teaching-learning materials on school and time issued both as an e-/publication and an online platform (still slightly under construction).
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Electing the future ERG Link Convenor
29.01.2019
Within European Educational Research Association (EERA), Emerging researchers' interests are represented by the Emerging Researchers' Group (ERG). Now it is time to choose the next Link Convenor of the ERG. The person chosen will shadow the current Link Convenor as of ECER 2019 and takes over after the conference in Glasgow in 2020.
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WERA Visiting Researcher Award
24.01.2019
As part of WERA’s and IEA’s efforts to contribute to the advancement of educational research, we jointly offer academics the opportunity to visit the IEA Research and Analysis (RandA) Unit in Hamburg, Germany, and the Diversity in Education Research Lab (DiVER) at University of Hamburg.
Application Deadline: 31 January
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Only half a day left to submit to ECER 2019, Hamburg
31.01.2019
A friendly reminder that the deadline for submissions to ECER 2019, Hamburg is 31 January.
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A Festive Example of Sustainability
Wishing you a wonderful festive seanson and a happy new year. PS: Do you recognise this pattern?
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In Memoriam Meinert  A. Meyer
16.11.2018
EERA notes with great sadness the recent passing of our friend and colleague Meinert A. Meyer.
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Keynote Videos ECER 2018
21.11.2018
While we are getting ready for the ECER 2019 submission process, we have recently uploaded the ECER 2018 Keynotes to the EERA Youtube Channel. Feel free to share the links, review a session you followed or tune in to one you have not heard so far.
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Congratulations to EERA candidate member LuxERA on their Inaugural LuxERA Conference 2018
EERA would like to congratulate the Luxemboug Educational Research Association (LuxERA) on their Inaugural LuxERA Conference 2018 which will take place 7 - 9 November at the University of Luxembourg Campus Belval.
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Invitation for International Research Seminar & Call for Papers for a Special Issue
(Post) Academic Careers: PhD graduates and Employability in- and outside Academia, Friday 29 March 2019, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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HEDSS - Histories of Education Summer School
16.11.2018
10th History of Education Doctoral Summer School, 13 – 16 June 2019, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
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WERA 2019 Focal Meeting in Tokyo - 10th Anniversary
05 - 08 August 2019, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Submission Deadline: 31 January 2019
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ERC Best Poster Award 2018
The Emerging Researchers' Poster Jury awarded the ERC Best Poster Prize 2018 to Anna Heudorfer and Sinah Mielich for their poster "Community-oriented Research-based Learning as Teaching Approach for Inclusion and Exclusion in Higher Education".
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EASSH Position Paper for the EOSC Summit
In June, EASSH has been invited to attend the European Open Science Summit. The aim of the event is to reflect on the progress of our current achievements and ongoing efforts, and to consult with the key stakeholders, on operational and strategic aspects of the EOSC before the implementation phase starts.
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New Network Honorary Members
EERA is pleased to announce that W. Bos, I. Grosvenor, F. Simon, S. Gento, J. van der Akker and J. L. Lasonen were awarded an Honorary Network Membership by the EERA Council at the Council.
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AERA Statement on the Justice Department’s Announced Cancellation of School Safety Studies
AERA Issues Statement on the Justice Department’s Announced Cancellation of School Safety Studies: "Losing these programs is tragically counter-productive and short-sighted."
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Four Associations from Armenia, Malta, Romania & Russia accepted as EERA members
"With the four new members EERA accepts active research communities as they have all not only shown research activities but have also arranged conferences and meetings", says Theo Wubbels, president of EERA.
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New Round for Funding Network Activities
Since 2010 EERA has financially supported various projects (e.g. seminars & meetings) and season schools for emerging researchers, all organised by EERA networks. Now EERA is again inviting project proposals. Submissions are to be handed in to EERA office by 1 November 2018.
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Hosting an EERA Summer School
Over 500 students from 70 countries paricipated in the 8 editions of the EERA summer school in educational research. EERA is now looking for a partner to host the 2020 and 2021 edition of the school. Would you and your institution be willing to join us in this endeavour?
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Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Emerald's "Quality Assurance in Education"
NW. 11 Educational Improvement and Quality Assurance: Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Emerald's "Quality Assurance in Education". Submission deadline: 30 April 2018
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EERA congratulates Em. Prof. Dr. Karen Evans for having been awarded the "European Vocational Educational Training and Researcher Award" during the European Vocational Skills Week 2017, taking place in November in Brussel.
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EERA has a new network! NW 33. Gender and Education
EERA is pleased to present its newest network, NW 33. Gender and Education.
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ECER Going Green - New Partner myclimate for Carbon Offset
Offset your ECER travel carbon footprint directly via our website with myclimate.
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SSH integration in H2020 - EASSH response
The European Alliance for SSH has compared the first two reports that the European Commission published analysing the integration of SSH in the the Leadership Programme and in the Societal Challenge.
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European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities Ad-interim Evaluation of Horizon 2020
The European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities (EASSH) welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the consultation on the Ad-interim Review of Horizon 2020.
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Bratislava Paper: EASSH published paper on "The Future of European Knowledge and the Role of Social Sciences and Humanities Research"
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ISE & EuroScience: Key Issues for H2020 evaluation
ISE & EuroScience raise 5 key issues for #H2020 interim evaluation
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29.08.2019
To cover and document the conference from a student’s perspective, Josephine Hohberg, a masterstudent in Hamburg, will blog and report on her #ECER2019 experience.
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