Kickoff of the ETN OCCAM

22 August 2018, Dortmund, Germany

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Chaired by Jan-Eric Gustafsson, University of Gothenburg

Welcome Speeches

Gabriele Sadowski, Prorector Research, TU Dortmund University

Wilfried Bos, Director, Center for Research on Education and School Development (IFS), TU Dortmund University (download presentation here)

OCCAM Introduction and ESR Projects

  • Research Training in the 21st Century: The ETN OCCAM, Rolf Strietholt, TU Dortmund University (download presentation here)
  • Early Stage Researcher Project Presentation, Emilie Franck, International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (download presentation here)
  • Early Stage Researcher Project Presentation, Laura Zieger, University College London (download presentation here)

Keynotes

  • Building Blocks for Educational Measurement – A Psychometric Perspective, Rianne Janssen, KU Leuven
  • Criteria and Factors of Educational Effectiveness – An Educational Perspective, Leonidas Kyriakides, University of Cyprus (download presentation here)
  • What can be Gained From International Analyses? – An Economic Perspective, Guido Schwerdt, University of Konstanz (download presentation here)


First Network-Wide Training

23-31 August 2018, Dortmund, Germany

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Thematic Workshop

Theoretical and Methodological Advances in Educational Effectiveness Research

  • Organized by Leonidas Kyriakides, University of Cyprus
  • Lectured by Leonidas Kyriakides, University of Cyprus

Methodological Workshop

Databases, Data Management, Missing Data

  • Organized by Agnes Stancel-Piątak, International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement
  • Lectured by Eugenio J. Gonzalez, Educational Testing Service & Daniel Caro, University of Oxford

Complementary Workshop

Research Ethics, Networking Skills, Project Design, Time Planning

  • Organized by Monica Rosén, University of Gothenburg & Cor Sluijter, CITO
  • Lectured by Monica Rosén & Jan-Eric Gustafsson, University of Gothenburg & Agnes Stancel-Piątak & Nathalie Mertes, International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement

Organisational and Supervision Meetings

  • First General Meeting of Senior and Early Stage Researchers
  • Panel Group Meetings of Early Stage Researchers with their supervisors and secondment hosts
  • Supervisory Board Meeting of Senior Researchers


Retreat of the Early Stage Researchers

19-22 October 2018, Grainau, Germany


Second Network-Wide Training

March 2019, Nicosia, Cyprus


Third Network-Wide Training

2019, Gothenburg, Sweden


Secondments

September 2019 – February 2020


Conference Meeting

2020


Short Research Visits

November 2020


Fourth Network-Wide Training

June 2021, Leuven, Belgium


Closing Ceremony of the ETN OCCAM

June 2021, Brussels, Belgium