Website Online Education live!


It’s quite a while ago since we were all together on the Campus. Who would have thought that the coronavirus and the measures taken would drastically change our doings in such a short period of time? But, we haven’t stood still, and this hasn’t been unnoticed. At the request of…


Chris van Klaveren awarded 500,000 euros for Comenius Leadership Fellowship for successful study plan for students with study delays


The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Comenius Leadership Fellowship of €500.000 to Chris van Klaveren. The grant is to be used for research into successful study planning for Bachelor students who encounter delays in their second year of study. ComeniusThe Ministry of Education, Culture and Science provides this…


Webinar Internationalisation at Home – Nuffic and HU University of Applied Sciences, 25 June 13:30 – 16:00


Nuffic De Nederlandse organisatie voor internationalisering in onderwijs. Webinar about Virtual Exchange (VE). During this webinar terminology and forms of VE such as COIL, EVE and Telecollaboration will be discussed. You will learn how to find suitable partners and how to collaborate in terms of content in the preparation and…


EUA WEBINAR: COVID-19 and changes in learning and teaching – 11 June 2020, 14:00 – 15:00


Since the Covid-19 outbreak, universities across Europe have been adapting their ways of teaching and interacting, mostly by shifting to online mode. This webinar will examine changes in learning and teaching during the coronavirus crisis: which challenges have been solved, which ones still prevail? How have higher education institutions managed…


Digital consulting hours didactics


Every Monday and Wednesday from 16.00 – 17.00 hrs, Marijke Leijdekkers of VU LEARN! Academy and Mariska Min-Lelieveld of UvA offer a digital consulting hour during which you can address didactic questions about remote education. The meetings are open to all VU and UvA staff members. These consulting hours are…


Unique project proposal generates 175,000 euros of SURF subsidy for FGW Lecturers Methods


SURF is the ICTO-cooperation of education and research Marleen de Moor Together with UvA, UU and EUR, FGW Lecturers Methods will create and make publicly available an extensive database of statistics. Silvester Draaijer of VU NT&L played a major supporting role in the realization of the project plan through the…


Review SURF webinar of 17 april: alternative test methods


SURF is the ICT- Cooperation of Education and Research This webinar is dedicated to alternative test methods for the final test. Again, Michel Jansen of SURF is the chairman of the webinar. Idwer Doosje from the ComeniusNetwork will do the chat and ask questions. The speakers are: Sharon Klinkenberg, Universiteit…


FAQ: remote testing and reviewing


SURF is the ICT co-operation of education and research In order to support teachers as much as possible with online testing during this period, SURF has listed a number of frequently asked questions. Please, go to SURF Community and take full benefit of them.


Weekly walk-in consultations Mixed Classroom and Community Service Learning cancelled


The weekly walk-in consultations of Mixed Classroom and Community Service Learning on Mondays from 11:00 – 12:00 have been cancelled until 6 April 2020 because of the coronavirus. As soon as the consultations will be resumed we’ll announce this on our website. Please, regularly check the website for this. Team…


Events VU Education Lab cancelled until 6 April 2020


In accordance with the Cabinet’s decision in relation to the coronavirus, all events in the VU Education Lab have been cancelled until 6 April 2020. As soon as new dates are set, we will publish these on our website and via our usual communication canals. Please, check our website for…