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Three decades of serving modernisation in education

2021-02-24

“We're living through the most challenging and exciting times in Europe and in our own field” - EDEN President Professor Antonio Teixeira wrote in his introduction to the volume published in 2016, on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary Year…

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Dr. Ulrich Bernath and Professor Alan Tait awarded with EDEN EURODL Senior Editor Emeritus titles

2021-02-23

EDEN is delighted to announce that according to the decision of the of the EDEN Executive Committee on 11 February, 2021 the honorary titles EURODL Chief Editor Emeritus have been awarded to the publication's two highly acclaimed and devoted, previous…

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EDEN Qualification Framework for Online Teachers

2021-01-29

TOP - Teacher Online Permit: EDEN NAP has worked on a qualification framework for those who teach online. Competences are indicated which present an array of knowledge, skills and attitudes that benchmark quality of online teachers. It is a reference…

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EDEN 2021 Annual Conference June – Call Open

2021-01-25

EDEN 2021 Virtual Annual Conference - UNED Madrid  "Lessons from a pandemic for the future of education" CALL IS OPEN! EDEN is delighted to announce that in the 30th Anniversary year of the Association the Annual Conference will be hosted by the National Distance Education…

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The year we reimagined education

2020-12-31

There was once a Portuguese football player who when asked about his prediction for a game he famously replied: Predictions? Only after the match. The year now ending has proven how prudent this funny remark is. Few could have expected…

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Rethinking the future of teaching and learning – A time to reflect on what’s good and what we can do better

2020-12-09

We are all looking forward to the Christmas season, the best time of the year when we gather with family and friends in a festive atmosphere. However, it seems it will not be as joyful as usual, as many countries…

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EDEN Progress 2020

2020-11-24

„There are things that we can learn from the past, but we also have to discover a lot for ourselves in online teaching.” Tony Bates

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EDEN Conference 2021 Madrid, Spain

2020-12-16

EDEN is pleased to announce its 30th Annual Conference hosted by the National Distance Education University UNED in Madrid 22-25 June 2021. The main topics of the 30th Annual Conference in Madrid:  learner centredness in educationevolution of ODLthe transformation of…

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Wim Van Petegem appointed as new Editor-in-Chief of EURODL

2020-12-16

The EDEN Executive Committee launched a Call for Editor-in-Chief of EURODL in October to lead and manage a new period for the journal. As the conclusion of the application process, EDEN is delighted to announce that the Executive Committee has…

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Milestone reached in developing an European approach to micro-credentials

2020-12-16

The Micro-credentials Higher Education Consultation Group presented the final report on the European approach to micro-credentials to Commissioner Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth on an online meeting with on Monday 14 December.  EDEN senior representatives…

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