Senior research fellow of the HIERD Anna IMRE examined successful prevention projects of early school leaving in Lisbon, between the 16th and 19th February 2014.

The study visit was realised within the frames of the QALL (Qualifications for All) project, and is closely related to Ms. Imre’s work in the ET 2020 working group on schools policy. She examined three types of programs closely: 1. programs related to school districts (TEIP 1-2-3), 2. a program related to underachieving students (EPIS), and 3. programs related to support integration within education (Phoenix, Class Plus). Some elements of these programs are: increased financing of schools, strong methodological support and close partnership with families. Ms. Imre participated in discussions with program coordinators, school leaders and teachers, visited schools, and gained valuable insights that can be adapted into Hungarian efforts to prevent early school leaving.


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

On the last week of November two representatives of the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (HIERD), József Kaposi (director general) and Zoltán Pompor (deputy director general) will visit the USC Shoah Foundation in Los Angeles.
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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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