Tag Archives: Adult education

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 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/

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…

Researchers in pairs for higher interview quality

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…

Young adults rely on education recommended by their own networks rather than Internet

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…

Towards an intelligent decision support system in adult education

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…