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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

  • Uitgedaagd door het toeval Een multidisciplinaire visie op het verschijnsel toeval in de wetenschapDatum & tijd: vrijdag 20 mei 2016, 19.00-21.00 uurPlaats: Het Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV AmsterdamMeer informatie: Website KNAWAanmelden De voorbeelden van toeval in de wetenschappen zijn legio. Eén andere gebeurtenis en er was geen oorlog geweest. Eén ziektekiem meer en er was een epidemie uitgebroken. Hoe gaan wetenschappers met toeval om? Omarmen ze het of willen ze het juist beheersen? Is toeval een stimulans of een belemmering voor vernieuwend onderzoek en nieuwe manieren van denken? Vijf wetenschappers uit verschillende vakgebieden laten zien hoe het toeval ons uitdaagt en presenteren hun inzichten. Met: · Ellen van Wolde, hoogleraar bronteksten jodendom en christendom, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen – Welkom ...
    Posted 10 May 2016, 05:01 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Lisanne Bos On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at 9:45 hours exactly, Lisanne Bos (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) will defend her thesis entitled Moving Beyond Words. Supporting Text Processing Using a Situation Model approach. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the Aula of the Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1105, Amsterdam.
    Posted 4 May 2016, 00:25 by ICO Education
  • ICERI 2016 - 9th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation We are glad to inform you that ICERI2016 (9th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation) will be held on the 14th, 15th and 16th of November 2016, in Seville, Spain (http://iated.org/iceri) After 9 years, ICERI has become an annual meeting point for lecturers, researchers, professors, educational scientists and technologists Every year, ICERI brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different countries. It will provide the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences to an international audience. Also, it will offer participants an overview of the current situation of education and new learning technologies. The deadline for abstract submissions is July 14th, 2016. Abstracts should be submitted on-line at http://iated.org/iceri/online ...
    Posted 3 May 2016, 05:22 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Huub de Beer On Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at 16:00hours exactly, Huub de Beer (Eindhoven University of Technology) will defend his thesis entitled Exploring Instantaneous Speed in Grade Five: A Design Research. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the TU/e campus, Auditorium collegezaal 4. 1st promotor: prof.dr. K.P.E. Gravemeijer 2nd promotor: prof.dr. B. E. U. PepinCo-promotor: dr. M.W. van EijckDescription:In answer to the call for innovative primary school STEM education to better prepare our children for participation in the information society, a design research project was started to explore how to teach instantaneous speed in the 5th grade. For the interpretation, representation, and manipulation ...
    Posted 3 May 2016, 05:19 by ICO Education
  • EAPRIL Congres Graag wijzen wij u op het congres van de EAPRIL (European Association for Practitioner Research on Improving Learning), waar praktijk en wetenschap elkaar ontmoeten. Op dit congres worden de nieuwste ontwikkelingen gepresenteerd op het gebied van het leren van professionals en het onderwijs. Hierbij is er elk jaar ook veel aandacht voor de professionele ontwikkeling van docenten. Het thema van dit jaar is: “Challenges of the Digital Era for Education, Working and Learning: Researchers and Practitioners in Dialogue”. Dit jaar vindt het congres plaats in Porto, van 22 tot en met 25 november. Een interessant nieuw format is die van de Case Studie. Hierbij kan een practitioner een case presenteren, waarbij gereflecteerd wordt over uitdagingen en succesfactoren over deze case ...
    Posted 3 May 2016, 05:14 by ICO Education
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Vacancies

  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Tenure Track Assist./Assoc. Prof. Educational Science esp. Learning&Instruction (216141) OrganisationSince its foundation in 1614, the University of Groningen has enjoyed an international reputation as a dynamic and innovative center of higher education offering high-quality teaching and research ...
    Posted 11 May 2016, 06:35 by ICO Education
  • Postdoc Onderwijspedagogiek/Onderwijskunde Voor 0.4 fte  Vacaturenummer 16125  De Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU) is een vooraanstaande, innovatieve en groeiende universiteit die midden in de samenleving staat en actief bijdraagt aan de ontwikkelingen ...
    Posted 4 May 2016, 03:10 by ICO Education
  • Postdoc Organizational Learning and Change Wageningen University -  Location             WageningenScientific field    Behavior and SocietyRespond            Click here to respondWe are looking forThe Management Studies (MST) Group of Wageningen University, in cooperation with the ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 23:07 by ICO Education
  • Maastricht – Western Sydney Joint PhD Scholarship Medical Education · Do you have a passion for educating and training doctors for the future? · Would you like to build the evidence base for what works in medical education? · Does the opportunity ...
    Posted 4 Apr 2016, 06:43 by ICO Education
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