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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. This and other findings presented in this…

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,…

Presentations from the ECER2018 session “Adult Education and Inclusion”

The role of Adult Education in social inclusion of young adults: insights from the Horizon 2020 project (EduMAP) By Hanna Toiviainen, Paula Kuusipalo, Natasha Kersh, Pirkko Pitkänen The role of…

EduMAP researchers at the ECER Conference 2018

EduMAP researchers will organise a session at the ECER Conference 2018, Thursday 6 September, at the Free University Bolzano (Italy). Session Information: Adult Education and Inclusion Vocational education and training…

Collaboration of two researchers: before, during and after an interview

In our experience researchers are often used to conducting interviews by themselves and reflecting on it alone and writing about it in one’s notebook. During the EduMAP project we were…

Mapping communicative ecologies in adult education supply and access

One of the critical issues that the EduMAP project was designed to address is the failure of the adult education (AE) system to reach out in effective ways to the…

Challenges with developing IDSS for AE

Foredata Ltd. has been a partner in EduMAP research project from day one. Our aim is to develop a prototype of Intelligent Decision Support System, IDSS for adult education. How…

The EduMAP project’s data analysis phase is underway

The data analysis phase has officially started with the beginning of the year 2018. We are now keen on coding and identifying successful elements of the good education practices investigated…

EduMAP project members at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) conference 2018

Dr. Natasha Kersh and Associate Professor Hanna Toiviainen were at the ASEM conference ‘Lifelong Learning Policies & Adult Education Professionals: Contextual and Cross-Contextual Comparisons between Europe and Asia’ to share…

5th Biennial Conference of the ESREA Research Network on Adult Educators, Trainers and their Professional Development

EduMAP project partner Prof. George K. Zarifis from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (School of Philosophy and Education), was invited in the 5th Biennial Conference of the ESREA Research Network  on…