Director general Dr. József KAPOSI, Márta HANCOCK, director of the Centre for Pedagogical Professional Support, Erika PÁLFI, director of the Centre for Publishing and Communication and Mária PINTÉR-JURKOVICS, Slovak language rapporteur of the HIERD built contact with the Slovakian education research institute Statni pedagogiczky ústay.

The goal of the visit to Bratislava on the 20th February 2014 was to establish professional partnership between the two institutes. On behalf of the SPÚ, Dr. Viliam Kratochvíl presented their institute, which was on the other hand followed by Mr. Kaposi’s talk about the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development. A particular focus was on looking for points of connection, possibilities for cooperation. These latter included propositions like exchange of publications, comparison of the examination methods of textbooks and digital study materials, joint development of textbooks and structural comparative analysis of education programs and the content of education in the two countries.

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Student Voice - Workshop for Partner Schools

The first workshop organized for the partner schools was held on 7th March 2017 at EKU- HIERD (Eszterházy Károly University Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development) covered the following topic: Student voice and the student-focused learning.
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Student Voice project meeting - Dublin

The second Student Voice project meeting was held in Dublin, Ireland on 18-19th January with the participation of the five partner institutions from Ireland, Scotland, Hungary, Slovenia, and The Netherlands. The purpose of the meeting was to prepare evaluation tools at national and transnational level and plan further steps of the project.
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ERASMUS+ Student Voice – The Bridge to Learning has launched

Representatives of the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (HIERD) Lucia Kákonyi, manager of the Student Voice – The Bridge to Learning project in Hungary, and Gábor Rózsa, IT expert, took part in the first project partnership meeting of the ERASMUS+ Student Voice project which took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
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Study visit to the USC Shoah Foundation

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Visit of Norwegian delegation at the HIERD

The Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (HIERD) had the pleasure to host seven members of the staff of the Malakoff School in Moss, Norway on the 26th of October 2016 who came to learn more about the Hungarian educational system and the local Eco-School Network.
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