PhD Defence Elke Sekeris

On Tuesday October 6, 2020 at 17:00 hours exactly, Elke Sekeris (KU Leuven) will defend her thesis Unravelling computational estimation development in 5- to 7-year-olds. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the public defence. For that reason, the…

PhD Defence Marlies ter Beek

On Thursday, 29 October 2020 at 16:15 hours exactly, Marlies ter Beek (University of Groningen) will defend her thesis Supporting reading comprehension in history education: The use and usefulness of a digital learning environment. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can…

PhD Defence Sanne Rovers

On Wednesday, 16 September 2020 at 16:00 hours exactly, Sanne Rovers (Maastricht University) will defend her thesis Growing knowledge; Supporting students’ self-regulation in problem-based learning.

Berichtgeving benoeming Prof. Pim Teunissen

Prof. dr. Pim Teunissen is per 1 september 2020 benoemd tot wetenschappelijk directeur en onderzoeksdirecteur van SHE, de School of Health Professions Education van Maastricht University. Hij volgt prof. dr. Cees van der Vleuten op die in 2023 met pensioen gaat en prof. dr….

Register now: Online ICO Course (20-BES) Learning and Instruction: Basics

This online course is especially set up for PhD candidates in the field of science education with a master’s degree outside of the educational sciences, and who want to know more about the research on learning and instruction. The course will start in September,…

PhD Defence Carolien Duijzer

On Tuesday, 25 August, 2020 at 16:15 hours exactly, Carolien Duijzer (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis Reasoning about graphs in primary mathematics education. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the public defence in the Academic building. For…

PhD Defence Esther Slot

On Friday 11 September, 2020 at 16:15 hours exactly, Esther Slot (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis Characterizing adolescents’ interest: understanding multiplicity and dynamics in persons, objects and contexts.

Summer Break ICO OFfice

The ICO Office is taking a summer break, and will be closed from the 22nd of July until the 12th of August. If you do have any questions, or information you want to share with us, do not hesitate to send an email to….

Registration is now open!

Dear PhDs and Postdocs, We are happy to invite you to participate in the PULSE-2021 symposium on the Learning Sciences that will take place on 7-8 January 2021 in Enschede, The Netherlands.  The aim of PULSE-2021 is to bring together early career researchers who are excited about learning…

PhD Defence Cui Ping

On Thursday 24 September 2020 at 16:00 hours exactly, Cui Ping (Eindhoven University of Technology) will defend her thesis Understanding Teacher Educators’ Professional Learning.