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28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning

2019-01-31

The 28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning will be organized in Dublin, Ireland, on 3-7 November 2019 by the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) and the National Institute for Digital Learning (NIDL). The conference theme is…

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Kindness in leadership

2019-01-31

‘Kindness’ is seldom mentioned as a desirable leadership trait in MBA or executive programmes but it can have enormous benefits for organisations. Gay Haskins and Lalit Johri argue that it’s time we all became more kindly. Read more...

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Online Training initiative: Interim Report published on EU Publications

2018-11-12

The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) and the Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) of the European Commission have launched a new initiative (2018-2019) on “Promoting Online Training Opportunities for the Workforce…

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European Vocational Skills Week 2018: Events Registration is Open

2018-09-24

European Vocational Skills Week 2018, the third annual celebration of excellence in vocational education and training (VET) will be organised in Vienna, Austria, on 5-9 November 2018. EU, National, regional and local events will take place associated with the Week.…

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Official Opening of University of Oldenburg’s Center for Open Education Research (COER)

2018-07-24

Please join us for the official opening of the University of Oldenburg’s Center for Open Education Research (COER), which will be held on October 1-2, 2018. COER is an international research consortium that was established in 2018 in order to…

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IEEE TALE 2018: Educational Technology/E-Learning and STEM Education Conference, Australia

2018-07-24

TALE is the IEEE Education Society's flagship Asia-Pacific conference, catering to researchers and practitioners with an interest in engineering/technology education and educational technology. TALE 2018 will be held in Wollongong, on the spectacular South Coast of New South Wales, Australia,…

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The UOC publishes a research about Dropout in Online Higher Education

2018-07-24

One of online distance learning’s positive attributes is its flexibility. However, the possibility of engaging in periods of non-enrollment (breaks) usually ends in students dropping out. In this paper, the intention to continue of those students who have not enrolled…

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Alejandro Ferrer, Rector of UNED has been appointed as Secretary of State in Spanish Government

2018-07-24

EADTU President Alejandro Tiana Ferrer has been invited to join the Ministry of Education in Spain, as Secretary of State for Education and Vocational Training. He has accepted this new position and left the position as rector of UNED. EDEN…

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Call for speakers – education workshop at European Semester seminar

2018-07-24

As part of its strategic dialogue with civil society under the European Semester DG EMPL is organising a consultation with civil society in Brussels on 2 October. This seminar will feature a breakout session on education, training and lifelong learning…

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The UOC-coordinated Skill Up Project holds its Multiplier Event in Stockholm

2018-07-24

On 20 September 2018 Skill Up Project partners would like to welcome you to share their experiences and project results, but specifically also to discuss on new methods and tools to support transitions from higher education to work, authentic learning…

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