EERA Blog

The EERA Blog aims to provide readers insight into educational research and enable fact-based discussion and debate.

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About EERA

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Season Schools / Workshops

The annual EERA Summer Schools bring together about 70 emerging researchers from 20 – 30 countries, who are tutored and advised by experienced researchers. Additionally EERA networks conduct subject-specific season schools.

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Networks

The academic work of EERA is largely organised within the EERA networks.

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EERA

Find out about EERA membership, projects and partnerships, governing structure and how we promote early researchers.

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Publications

Learn more about EERJ, the European Educational Research Journal, and other publication activities.

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How Design Thinking in Education can Help During COVID-19
2 December 2020, 9:00 am
Dr Fiona Chambers

In April 2020, Dr Fiona Chambers, a Senior Lecturer in PE and Sport Pedagogy at University College Cork in Ireland, drew an idea on the back of an envelope. She envisioned a plan to kickstart sport and physical activity during and beyond the pandemic, using the principle of Design Thinking in Education. This idea has become the first Global Design Challenge for Sport and Physical Activity. Here she tells us the reason behind this challenge and how she went about organising it.

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Intercultural Translation through EERA and ERG
25 November 2020, 9:00 am
María Angélica Mejía Cáceres

María Angélica Mejía Cáceres first heard of EERA and ECER via a post on the web about the summer school: Doctoral Studies in Environmental and Sustainability Education: Contextualizing the Process at the University of Cambridge. It was the first event that María Angélica attended where she needed to speak English all the time so it was a bit of a challenge. María Angélica agreed to write about her experiences, both at the summer school and her further engagement with EERA at the European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) in 2019.

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Supporting a European Community of Emerging Researchers
18 November 2020, 9:00 am
Dr Saneeya Qureshi

In her first post, Saneeya Qureshi told us a bit about the history, goals and achievements of the Emerging Researchers’ Group. We wanted to know a bit more about Saneeya’s personal experience with EERA and the ERG.

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News

2021 Call for Applications: Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program
24.11.2020
The Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program is a globally competitive fellowship program for early and mid-career researchers whose work is dedicated to improving the development, learning and living conditions of children and youth. The relevant disciplines include, but are not limited to, education sciences, psychology, economics, sociology, family studies, media studies, political science, linguistics, neurosciences, and medical sciences.

Deadline for submission: January 11, 2021
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The new Global Education Digest 2020 - Multilingual edition – was launched this week
12.11.2020
In the last decade, there has been strong research development in the field of Global Education (GE). This is the third edition of the Digest and for the first time it is a multilingual edition gathering publications in six languages: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish. Bringing together over 1100 publications, the DIGEST, through structured and comparative themes and typologies, facilitates access to research and policy learning across languages and borders.
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EERA Blog Launch
20.10.2020
Hello and welcome to the European Educational Research Association (EERA) blog. The EERA blog is an exciting new initiative for us and one that we have been working on for quite some time.
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ISE: Announcement of a Press Conference
25.09.2020
PRESS CONFERENCE: impact of COVID-19 and budget cuts on the next generation of EU researchers. On Monday 28th of September at 11am CEST, The Young Academy of Europe (YAE), Eurodoc, and the Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA), supported by Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE), are going to present their analyses about the impact in a press conference.
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