EduMAP’s Natasha Kersh speaking at the European Vocational Skills Week, Vienna on 5-9 November 2018

Natasha Kersh and Karen Evans (UCL Institute of Education ) presented on : “Lifelong learning and VET: Towards Understanding the Influence of Societal Eco-Systems on Learning Across the Lifespan”

EduMAP at the Finnish Educational Research Association (FERA) Conference on Education, Tampere, 15-16 November 2018

EduMAP project will have a strong presence at the FERA Conference on Education 2018 at the University of Tampere, on multiple fora. This year’s theme of the conference is Virtue, Truth…

Ammatillisen koulutuksen reformi ja haavoittuvassa asemassa olevat opiskelijat

“Sähköasentajaksi opiskeleva Esko Laitinen tappaa aikaa kotona – Opetuksen vähyyteen pettynyt äiti: “En antaisi Eskon asentaa sähköjä kotiini”” (Yle, 9.10.2018) “Ammattiin opiskelevien tyytyväisyys opetukseen on laskenut.” (Amis 2018-kysely, Yle 28.9.2018)…

On intelligent decision support systems, numbers, and narratives

Expectations regarding (big) data and the opportunities it offers are growing thanks to increased data-processing capacities and the proliferation of digital information. However, questions of where the data stems from,…

EduMAP’s George K. Zarifis at the EUCEN Autum Seminar in Barcelona, 15th of November 2018

George K. Zarifis’ (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) presentation “Barriers in international research on cultural diversity – terminology & languages, historical & cultural: foes or enemies?” is based on results from…

EduMAP recommends to pay attention to vulnerable young learners’ needs and to set explicit goals (Policy Brief)

The findings indicate that current adult education policies are more often focused on country specific agendas than on vulnerable learners’ interests and needs.

Learning active participatory citizenship in Thessaloniki – a keynote presentation by George K. Zarifis

Learning active participatory citizenship in Thessaloniki: implications and impact of mainstream and support educational activities for socially vulnerable young adults, Dr. George K. Zarifis’ keynote presentation from the Learning Cities Conference,…

Live Stream from ECER2018 session “Adult Education and Inclusion”, Thursday 6 September 17:15-18:45 (CEST)

We will be streaming our ECER2018 session “Adult Education and Inclusion” live through our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/EduMAPHorizon2020/