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The Educational Research Institute, the Slovenian Educational Research Association (SLODRE) together with the Centre of the Republic of Slovenia for Mobility and European Educational and Training Programmes (CMEPIUS) invites you to actively participate at the 3rd annual scientific conference ‘Research in Education and Training: International Co-operation as Support to Education and Training’. The conference will take place on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at the Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts (Novi trg 2, Ljubljana).

The main goal of the ‘Research in Education and Training’ annual scientific conference is the dissemination of research results and the exchange of experiences, identification of key issues, challenges and obstacles in education as well as the promotion and development of research in general. This year’s conference (with the subtitle ‘International Cooperation as Support to Education and Training’) also aims at highlighting the role and importance of international cooperation in supporting education and training. Nevertheless, the conference remains open to all other approaches, orientations and topics.

Key-note speakers at this year’s conference are prof. Tone Kvernbekk, PhD, from University in Oslo and dr. Renata Salecl from Institute of criminology at the Faculty of Law Ljubljana.

The annual scientific conference ‘Research in Education and Training’ is aimed at researchers, policy makers and educators. The conference fee is € 50 or € 30 for students, retired and unemplyed (includes coffee and snacks during breaks, the book of abstracts and a monograph including the contributions from last year’s conference).

We kindly invite you to actively participate at the ‘Research in Education and Training’ annual scientific conference. The deadline for submitting a summary of your contribution is Friday, May 4th. The abstract of your presentation (of up to 300 words) shall include:

  • the title of your presentation
  • a short summary
  • 5 keywords

At the same time, we also kindly ask you to select a thematic section where you would like to present your paper, i.e.:

  • Education and society
  • Education policy
  • Evaluation and quality assurance
  • Professional development of teachers
  • Learning, teaching and social interactions in schools
  • Knowledge and learning difficulties
  • Innovative approaches in teaching and learning

You can submit your abstract HERE.

Proposals submitted for presentation at the conference will be reviewed by the programme committee. Feedback to authors about the status of their presentation at the annual scientific conference ‘Research in Education and Training’ will be sent by June 15, 2018. A monograph including the contributions presented at the annual conference will be published in the Educational Research Institute’s Digital Library.

If you need more information, please, contact Ana Mlekuž at ana.mlekuz@pei.si or call +386 01 420 12 51.

We look forward to meeting you in Ljubljana at the ‘Research in Education and Training’ annual scientific conference!

prof. Igor Ž. Žagar, PhD, professor of rhetoric and argumentation, director of the Educational Research Institute
Mitja SardočPhD, programme chair of the annual conference ‘Research in Education and Training’
Ana Kozina, PhD, president of the Slovenian Educational Research Association