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…


Online teaching at the VU in the context of Corona


The VU Educational Lab is ready to support teachers to carry out the VU university education online. In order to make this transition to online education quickly, the VU Educational Lab, together with the people from SOZ procesregie, IT, AVC and UB, has placed support material on this page on…


Teaching and Learning tips VU Education Lab


VU Education Lab Teaching and Learning tips The VU Education Lab has put together an extensive online collection of teaching tips. They consist of concise documents describing useful ideas and practical methods for effective teaching, course design and curriculum design. New teachers will find the tips useful for answering many…


Lisanne makes Canvaspage for the study ‘Law in Society’, course: Criminology.


I am Lisanne van der wijde, student-assistant at the VU Education Lab since September 2019. Together with other student-assistants at the VU Education Lab, I work on various projects, including the project that wants to make Canvas “student friendly”. In this project, I help lecturers in creating a neat, overviewable…


Inspiration Afternoon ComeniusNetwerk – Inclusive higher education


Inclusivity is receiving more and more attention in higher education. In the meantime, many institutions have special diversity officers and inclusivity often plays an important role in education-renewal. But how can you now really realize inclusivity in higher education. During this inspiration afternoon, we will be searching for answers to…