Annual Conference EMINENT 2014
#EMINENT2014 - Experts Meeting in Education Networking is an annual event organised by European Schoolnet. The 2014 edition "Assessing key competences: shifting paradigms" took place on 13-14 November 2014, in Zurich, Swizerland.
- gather up-to-date information on innovative education policies and assessment issues.
- make their voice heard by contributing to discussions and to the definition of the European Schoolnet future work programme.
- network with peers and other stakeholders in the same field.
The poster session on European Schoolnet projects featured: Future Classroom Lab, Creative Classroom Lab, Evaluation of Science Fairs, Go-Lab, LangOER, and KeyCoNet.
13 November 2014
Welcome session: Key note by Barry O'Sullivan, Senior Advisor for English Language Assessment, British Council
First plenary round table: trends and challenges in assessment.
Roger Blamire, Senior Advisor, European Schoolnet
Janet Looney, Director, European Institute for Education and Social Policy/EIESP
Round table: learning analytics and education, Chair: Peter Karlberg
Mobile learning, assessment and inclusion:
Roger Blamire Senior Advisor, European Schoolnet
Leo Hojsholt-Poulsen Danish National Agency for IT and Learning
Patrizia Lotti and Silvia Panzavolta Italian National Institute for Documentarion, Innovation and Educational Research (INDIRE)
Good practices & policy initiatives in STEM education, Bridging the digital skills gap and Promoting key competences at school
14 November 2014
Round table on policy experimentation across Europe.
Chair: Patricia Wastiau, Principal Advisor for Research and Development, European Schoolnet
Anja Balanskat, Senior Manager, European Schoolnet
Jan de Craemer, Coordinator of ICT in Education and Media Literacy Policy, Flemish Ministry of Education & Training
Closing session: System-wide and whole school change - building on iTEC and Living Schools Lab projects.
Will Ellis, Project Manager, iTEC
Dorothy Cassells, Project manager, Living Schools Lab