Dutch universities strive for best practices in fostering education excellence. The three universities in Amsterdam, VU, UvA and AUC, attempted this already by implementing Honors programs which brought about innovative initiatives like the Learning Lab. The liberal arts college, Roosevelt Academy, too is involved in this discussion with its summer program on teaching excellence. Now, the Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen invites experts to a conference to discuss practices.
International Conference on Excellence
You are interested in knowledge-sharing on education for talented and motivated students.
Researchers, practitioners and policy makers from all around the world will meet each other at this first international conference on honors education and excellence. Recent research and good practices will be presented and discussed. Conference venue: the medieval city of Groningen in the Netherlands.
Proposals can be submitted before May 7 2012. Please refer to our conference website and join us on linked in.
We welcome a wide range of research and good practices focusing on education for gifted and motivated students from primary, secondary and higher education and beyond: