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On this website you will find information on ICO, The Interuniversity Center for Educational Sciences. ICO is a Dutch research school in the domain of educational sciences and was established in 1988 as a partnership between the universities of Twente and Groningen, with the aim of offering advanced courses to its PhD candidates. This collaboration was soon expanded to include research. At the moment educational institutes of thirteen Dutch and Belgian universities participate in ICO.

ICO News

  • PhD Defence Emmelien van der Scheer On September 23, 2016, at 14:30 hours exactly, Emmelien van der Scheer (University of Twente) will defend her thesis Data-based decision making put to the test. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the Prof. Berkhoffzaal of Twente University.
    Posted by ICO Education
  • The ICO IFS2016: tell your contacts about it! Although it is pretty tropical at the moment, the summer is coming to an end, and the ICO International Fall School is coming nearer. Registrations for the IFS are trickling in, and like in previous years it promises to be a great experience for all PhDs and our teaching staff that will attend. To make it a truly INTERNATIONAL Fall School we would like to attract even more participants from outside ICO and the organizing parties. You can help us by informing your international contacts about the ICO IFS2016: for instance by sending them the link to the website (https://sites.google.com/site/icofallschool2016/). If more information is needed, please contact Caroline (c.vonk@VU.nl or c.vonk ...
    Posted 24 Aug 2016, 06:19 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Pauline Reijners  On September 2, 2016, at 13:30 hours exactly, Pauline Reijners (Open University of The Netherlands) will defend her thesis "Retrieval as a Cognitive and Metacognitive Study Technique to Learn from Expository Text". All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the Open University in Heerlen.
    Posted 24 Aug 2016, 03:09 by ICO Education
  • Veni awards 2016 Among the 158 Veni laureates this year are three ICO Members. Congratulations to Janneke van der Pol, Hülya Kosar and Inge Molenaar! A brief summary of their research projects is given below.Do I know what you know? Dr. J.E. (Janneke) van de Pol (f), UU – Department of Education High school teachers are often insufficiently aware of their students’ knowledge. Therefore, students frequently receive inadequate individual support, resulting in suboptimal performance. This project focuses on investigating and promoting teacher judgment accuracy and subsequently support adaptivity and students’ learning by training teachers to use more informative cues when making judgments.Between the school and the mosque: Young Muslims negotiating citizenship in the Netherlands Dr. H. (Hülya) Kosar Altinyelken (f), UvA ...
    Posted 18 Aug 2016, 00:13 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Ya Ping Hsiao On September 23rd 2016, at 13:30 hours exactly, Ya Ping Hsiao (Open University of The Netherlands) will defend her thesis "Peer Support to Facilitate Knowledge Sharing on Complex Tasks". PromotorProf. dr. P.B. Sloep, Open Universiteit Co-promotors Dr. ir. F. Brouns, Open Universiteit Dr. J. van Bruggen, Open UniversiteitAll ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the Open University in Heerlen.
    Posted 17 Aug 2016, 04:25 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Mireille Hubers On September 8, 2016 at 14:30 hours exactly, MIreille Hubers (University of Twente) will defend her thesis entitled Capacity building by data team members to sustain schools’ data use.All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the prof. Berkhoffzaal at the University of Twente. 
    Posted 17 Aug 2016, 04:16 by ICO Education
  • Promotie Monika Koster en Renske Bouwer (Universiteit Utrecht) Op vrijdag 2 september zullen Monika Koster en Renske Bouwer het proefschrift ‘Bringing writing research into the classroom: The effectiveness of Tekster, a newly developed writing program for elementary students’, verdedigen. Via https://issuu.com/tekster6/docs/tekster_proefschrift-digi2 vind je een digitale versie van het proefschrift. Er is ook een Nederlandse samenvatting van het proefschrift beschikbaar via https://issuu.com/tekster6/docs/tekster-light_digi/1. Wil je ook graag een gedrukt exemplaar maar heb je deze nog niet ontvangen? Stuur dan een mail met je adresgegevens. De verdediging vindt plaats in het Academiegebouw van de Universiteit Utrecht, aan het Domplein in Utrecht. Monica start stipt om 14.30 uur, daarna Renske om 15.15 uur. Na afloop ...
    Posted 17 Aug 2016, 03:57 by ICO Education
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Vacancies

  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Mandaatassistent in het domein van de onderwijsprofessionalisering - 2016AAPFSWEX237 Universiteit Antwerpen - Het ExpertiseCentrum Hoger Onderwijs (ECHO) van de Universiteit Antwerpen is op zoek naar een gemotiveerde collega die een proefschrift wilt opzetten met als focus blended leren, en mee ...
    Posted 17 Aug 2016, 03:44 by ICO Education
  • LECTOR ONDERWIJSEXCELLENTIE VOORTGEZET ONDERWIJS Het Roosevelt Center for Excellence in Education (RCEE) - Het Roosevelt Center for Excellence in Education (RCEE) biedt samenmet het Zeeuws Bestuurdersoverleg en met steun van FontysHogescholen een vacature ...
    Posted 14 Jul 2016, 00:08 by ICO Education
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