Inspired by the Visions of Future Education and Learning

The EAPRIL conference 2017 is fast approaching where practice-oriented researchers and practitioners will meet again face to face. This year’s host HAMK University of Applied SciencesFinland will warmly welcome us to share, learn and co-construct topics related to learning, professional development and corporate learning HAMK’s new and renovated buildings have modernised its learning environments. Along…

Book Review: Seven Myths about Education

Christodoulou, D. (2014). Seven Myths about Education. Abingdon: Routledge With its catchy title, “Seven Myths about Education”, this book lays waste to outdated ideas and argues against some of the conventional wisdom propounded in some schools, colleges and universities. Through thoughtful argument and evidence-based research, author Daisy Christodoulou demonstrates how these myths have crept into…

What works for schools when teachers and researchers collaborate?

Teachers and scientific researchers who work together in practice-based research are considered to contribute significantly to professional and school development. That is why the Netherlands Initiative for Education Research (NRO) finances this type of collaboration. This not only guarantees scientific quality, but also the practical relevance of the educational research. In 2016, three Dutch university-primary…

UPCOMING NEW BLOG

EAPRIL will launch its new blog in Autumn 2017 It will aim to provide a communication platform for educational researchers and practitioners, in order to bring both closer together and well-informed on each other’s activities. keep the EAPRIL community and all working and interested in education informed on the latest research and developments in education…