CEC Meeting Tartu 2015
CIDREE Executive Club Meeting, Tartu
June 10-11, 2015
On June 10/11, 2015 the directors of CIDREE member institutions met in Tartu for their yearly exchange on director’s level.
Their fruitful discussions touched on various subjects, such as the strategic direction of CIDREE, common activities and the yearbook. They also welcomed the straplines and priorities worked out by the National Coordinators at their meeting in March, which will be worked into the forthcoming website developments. Furthermore, they came up with ideas for raising awareness of how CIDREE adds to education in Europe and of how to promote CIDREE at the European level.
As an additional item for their meeting, the Estonian host had organized a presentation by Dr. Äli Leijen, Head of the Institute of Education, University of Tartu on Guiding student teachers’ construction of action-oriented knowledge, which was followed by a lively discussion.
CNC Meeting Tartu 2015
The annual CIDREE National Coordinators meeting was held in Tartu, Estonia, on March 26 and 27, 2015. The meeting was attended by representatives of 13 CIDREE member institutions and by the CIDREE President.
Apart from the usual exchange of information on membership issues and on past and upcoming events, the meeting was also used to talk about the Yearbook 2015, which is well under way, and to start preparations of the Yearbook 2016, which will be edited by Scotland. Under the heading “CIDREE Strategic Direction and Impact”, the CNCs came up with two straplines for CIDREE and a shortlist with 7 CIDREE priorities. These will be presented to the Board in April 2015. The meeting also brought forth 2 promising new projects, one on “Pupil Participation and the Impact of Learning” initiated by Sweden, the second one on “What is most worth learning?” initiated by the Netherlands.
The President thanked the CNCs for their time, expertise, experience and active thinking and looks forward to an exciting year ahead.
A final word of thanks goes to our Estonian hosts, who organized this meeting to perfection.
CIDREE Yearbook 2014
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The CIDREE Yearbook 2014 has been launched on November 13, 2014 in Oslo. More