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  • Veranstaltung: 08.03.2018 - 10.03.2018 Stockumer Kirchstraße 61, 40474 Düsseldorf

    7th German Headteacher Congress

    Düsseldorf is set to host the largest event for headteachers in the German-speaking region, with more than 100 speakers and over 110 lectures and workshops. More than 2,500 headteachers will meet in order to Shape the school of tomorrow Exchange ideas and experience Ensure that schools are prepared for the future ...

  • Maths book ‘Mathewerkstatt’ announced ‘Textbook of the Year’

    The Georg Eckert Institute awards an annual prize for the textbook of the year in partnership with the Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb) and the Didacta Association. The prize honours innovative concepts in content, educational methods and design. The textbook series‘ Mathewerkstatt ’ written by Prof. Barzel, Prof....

  • Digitisation in German schools lagging behind

    The education fair didacta provided education experts with an opportunity to highlight the fact that digitisation in German schools has much catching up to do. The implementation of modern technology in learning processes improves pupils’ motivation and encourages cooperative, creative and problem-solving skills said didacta...

  • Joint project between Hamburg’s education authority and the Joachim Herz Stiftung on digital teaching components.

    The Hamburg authority for schools and vocational training (BSB) is joining forces with the Joachim Herz Stiftung in a bid to create an online platform for the advancement of digital education in the 2018/19 academic year. The BSB has assembled a team of Hamburg teachers with practical experience of using digital educational...

  • Changes planned to the Niedersachsen Education Act

    Parents are to be given more flexibility to decide at what age their children should start school. Changes are also to be made to the realisation of inclusive schools and to pre-school language support. On 6 February 2018 the committee for education and cultural affairs in Lower Saxony voted overwhelmingly in favour of changes to...

  • Veranstaltung: 26.02.2018 - 03.03.2018 Sülz Universität, Köln

    DHd Conference 2018

    The 5th ‘Digital Humanities in the German-Speaking Region’ (DHd) conference will take place from 26 February to 2 March 2018 at the University of Cologne. It will revolve around the guiding topic ‘Critique of Digital Reason’. The digital humanities are often seen as simply processes of investigating issues from the various...

  • Defence Lessons to be Reintroduced in the Czech Republic?

    The Czech government is considering reintroducing defence lessons, which were abolished in Czech schools in 1991. This shift in attitude is due to initiatives by the right-wing populist party ‘Action of Dissatisfied Citizens’ (ANO), which won parliamentary elections in the Czech Republic last autumn. According to defence minister...

  • Veranstaltung: 20.02.2018 - 24.02.2018 Hannover, Deutschland

    didacta – The Education Trade Fair

    The largest specialist fair for teaching and learning, ‘didacta’ – The Education Trade Fair will be held in Hanover from 20 to 24 February 2018. Around 70,000 visitors are expected to visit the fair where over 800 exhibitors will present their latest products and inform guests about trends and innovations in the world of education...

  • Shortage of primary school teachers

    According to a study conducted by the Bertelsmann Stiftung, there will be deficit of around 35,000 teachers in primary schools by 2025. It is important that well-considered, short-term measures are enacted now in order to address this shortfall. Approximately 105,000 new primary teachers must be employed by 2025; of these 60,000...

  • PwC survey reveals electronic books on the brink of a breakthrough in schools

    A study released by PwC in February 2018, titled ‘The use of electronic books in German schools’, was based on an online poll of 1,000 German citizens over 18 years old, which examined the wider use of electronic books in Germany. In response to questions enquiring about the use of electronic books in German schools, 53 per cent of...