The ICO ISS2021 goes online

March 15-19, 2021 After we had to cancel the ICO International Spring School 2020 at the last moment, we have decided to organize the next ICO International School (ISS) not in 2022, but already in 2021. To guarantee everyone’s safety and good health, it…

PhD Defence Monika Donker

On Friday, 20 November 2020,  at 14:30 hours exactly, Monika Donker (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis In DEPTh: Dynamics of Emotional Processes in Teachers – An exploration of teachers’ interpersonal behavior and physiological responses. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people…

PhD Defence Eva Janssen

On Friday 13 November 2020, at 14:30 hours exactly, Eva Janssen (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis ‘Teaching Critical Thinking in Higher Education: Avoiding, Detecting, and Explaining Bias in Reasoning. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the public…

PhD Defence Koos van Geel

On Thursday, November 5 2020, at 16:00 hours exactly Koos van Geel (Maastricht University) will defend his thesis Lifelong learning in radiology: All eyes on visual expertise.

Nadira Saab benoemd tot bijzonder hoogleraar en strategisch adviseur onderzoek bij Kennisnet

Nadira Saab is benoemd tot bijzonder hoogleraar bij de Universiteit Leiden en bovendien is zij de nieuwe strategisch adviseur onderzoek bij Kennisnet. Saab: ‘Het is natuurlijk een prachtige combinatie: onderzoek doen naar e-Didactiek als hoogleraar en bij Kennisnet de onderzoeksresultaten toegankelijk maken voor de…

PhD defence Julia Kasch

On Friday, 9 October 2020 at 16:00 hours exactly, Julia Kasch (Open University of the Netherlands) will defend her thesis Scaling the unscalable? Interaction and support in open online education. More information (in Dutch) can be found at https://www.ou.nl/en/-/promotie-feedback-en-interactie-bij-online-onderwijs?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=onderwijswetenschappen. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a…

PhD defence Mara Otten

On Friday, October 30, 2020,  at 11:00 hours exactly, Mara Otten (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis “Algebraic reasoning in primary school: A balancing act”. An abstract of the thesis can be found at https://elbd.sites.uu.nl/2020/10/01/proefschrift-otten/ Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people…

PhD Defence Ellen van den Broek

On Friday, 9 October 2020, at 10:30 hours exactly, Ellen van den Broek (Radboud University Nijmegen) will defend her thesis Language awareness in foreign language education. Exploring teachers’ beliefs, practices and change processes. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the public…

PhD defence Lara van Peppen

On Friday, 25 September 2020, 15:00hours, L.M. (Lara) van Peppen (Erasmus University Rotterdam) will defend her dissertation entitled: ‘Fostering Critical Thinking. Generative processing strategies to learn to avoid bias in reasoning’. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend…

How can we make peer feedback more effective?

The use of peer feedback can increase student ownership and learning. However, peer feedback is not always as successful as we want it to be. Therefore, our study (supported by 4TU/CEE) focusses on how we can make the use of peer feedback more effective….