PhD Defence Loes de Jong

On Thursday, 20 May 2021 at 13:45 hours exactly, Loes de Jong (Leiden University) will defend her thesis Teacher professional learning and collaboration in secondary schools. More information about this research project can be found on the website of Leiden University (in Dutch): https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/nieuws/2021/05/wat-stimuleert-leren-en-samenwerking-van-docenten Due…

PhD Defence Sanne Rathé

On Wednesday, 12 May 2021, at 17:00 hours exactly, Sanne Rathé (KU Leuven) will defend her thesis Focusing on numbers – An investigation of the role of children’s spontaneous focusing on Arabic number symbols in early mathematical development. Chair: Prof. Dr. Hans Op de BeeckSecretary:…

PhD Defence Suzanne Groothuijsen-Vrancken

On Wednesday, 2 June 2021 at 12:15 hours exactly, Suzanne Groothuijsen-Vrancken (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis “Quality and impact of practice-oriented educational research”. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the public defence. For that reason, the…

PhD defence Hanneke Theelen

On Wednesday, 12 May 2021, at 13:30 hours exactly, Hanneke Theelen (Wageningen University) will defend her thesis Looking around in the classroom. Developing preservice teachers’ interpersonal competence with classroom simulations Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people can physically attend the…

PhD defence Marije Stolte

On Friday, 7 May 2021, at 10:15 hours exactly, Marije Stolte (Utrecht University) will defend her thesis (In)attention for creativity: Unraveling the neural and cognitive aspects of (mathematical) creativity in children To read the dissertation go to: https://bit.ly/3rTN6Fo Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number…

PhD Defence Hui Qing Chim

On Tuesday 30 March 2021 at 10:00 hours exactly, Hui Qing Chim (Maastricht University) will defend her thesis Physical Activity Behavior and Learning in Higher Education. Supervision team: supervisors: Prof. dr. Hans Savelberg (Maastricht University), Prof. dr. Mirjam oude Egbrink (Maastricht University), Dr. Pascal van Gerven (Maastricht…

PhD defence Súsanna Margrét Gestsdóttir

On Monday, 8 March 2021, at 14.00 hours, Súsanna Margrét Gestsdóttir (University of Amsterdam) will defend her thesis Observing history teaching: historical thinking and reasoning in the upper secondary classroom. The defence will be online. More information about the livestream will follow at the…

PhD Defence Eke Krijnen

On Thursday, 15 April, 2021 at 13:00 hours exactly, Eke Krijnen (Erasmus University Rotterdam) will defend her thesis Family literacy in context: Exploring the compatibility of a family literacy program with children’s homes and schools. Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of people…

PhD Defence David van Alten

On Friday, 19 March 2021, at 10:30 hours exactly, David van Alten (Utrecht University) will defend his thesis Flipped learning in secondary education history classrooms: what are the effects and what is the role of self-regulated learning. To download or read the dissertation go…

PhD Defence Irena Y. Maureen

On Friday, 15 January 2021, at 12:30 hours exactly, Irena Y. Maureen (University of Twente) will defend her thesis “Story time in early childhood education: designing storytelling activities to enhance (digital) literacy development.” Due to the COVID-19 crisis measures the PhD defense of Irena Maureen will…