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Preliminary course programme 2019-2020

year- theme

Course name
Theme group




Learning in and for vocations and professions

Dr Renate Wesselink 
Dr Simon Beausaert 
Prof. dr Elly de Bruijn 
Michael Hoven  

8-9 October
21-22 November
3 December
Registration deadline 8 September

location: Utrecht or Den Bosch (t.b.d.)


Schools and the Societal Context of Education: An introduction to research in comparative and international education using international large-scale assessment data.


Magda Isac (RUG)
Bieke de Fraine (KUL)
Marinda Spithoff (RUG, PhD)
Andres Sandoval-Hernandez (University of Bath)

January 27 & 28 2020
February 27 & 28 2020



General and Methodological Courses


ICO Introductory Course Fall

Sanne Akkerman (UU)
Michelle Helms-Lorenz (RUG)

3 October, 2019
19 November 2019

Registration deadline:
24 August


ICO Introductory course Spring

Diana Dolmans (UM)
David Gijbels (UA)

Spring, 2020


Qualitative Research – Fall

Thea van Lankveld (UU)
Anne de la Croix (VU)

31 October – 1 November, 2019
28-29 November, 2019
Registration deadline: 19 September


Qualitative Research – spring (Advanced)

Jasperina Brouwer (RUG)

Spring 2020


ICO International Spring School


16-20 March, 2020
Rolduc Abbey, Kerkrade

ICO News

  • Join the ICO Course "Learning for and in vocations and professions" On 8-9 October, 21-22 November and 3 December ICO will organise the course "Learning for and in vocations and professions", for those PhDs who do research into workplace ...
    Posted 28 Aug 2019, 02:48 by ICO Education
  • PBL 2020: Transforming PBL through hybrid learning models International conference, Aalborg university, Aalborg, DenmarkAugust 18th – 21st, 2020http://pbl2020.panpbl.org/WELCOME TO PBL2020The goal of PBL 2020 international conference is to challenge, transform and ...
    Posted 15 Aug 2019, 02:05 by ICO Education
  • Save the date: ICO ISS2020 - The international networking conference for all PhD candidates in Educational Sciences March 16-20, 2020, Rolduc abbey, Kerkrade, the NetherlandsICO invites all ICO PhDs to register for ICO's international research event for PhD's: The ICO International Spring School ...
    Posted 15 Aug 2019, 01:13 by ICO Education
  • LEARN! Annual Conference 2019 LEARN! Annual Conference 2019 We cordially invite you to the annual conference of research institute LEARN! on When: Tuesday 17 September 2019 Location: Atrium (room MF D146) | Medical Faculty Building ...
    Posted 12 Aug 2019, 08:24 by ICO Education
  • PHD DEFENCE STAN VAN GINKEL FOSTERING ORAL PRESENTATION COMPETENCE IN HIGHER EDUCATIONOn the 23th of October at 11:00 hours exactly, Stan van Ginkel (Wageningen University) will defend his thesis “Fostering Oral Presentation Competence ...
    Posted 28 Aug 2019, 01:32 by ICO Education
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