EADTU - European Association of Distance Teaching Universities

EADTU appointed as ICDE Quality Focal Points for Europe

General news
EADTU appointed as ICDE Quality Focal Points for Europe
UNESCO has partnered up with ICDE, Commonwealth of Learning and INQAAHE for the initiative: International Conference on Quality Assurance: Achieving Sustainable Development through a diverse provision of Higher Education, to be held at UNESCO Head Quarter in Paris, June 2018.

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OOFHEC2017

Lifelong Learning
OOFHEC2017
The Online, Open and Flexible Higher Education Conference 2017 (OOFHEC2017) will be hosted by the Open University in Milton Keynes (UK): 25 - 27 October 2017.

Call for abstracts is open!

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Towards a new OER declaration in 2017

Open Education & MOOCs
Towards a new OER declaration in 2017
EADTU amongst others focusses on open education and as such strongly supports activities related to OER, MOOCs and other educational provisions that enables access to quality education to all in need for higher education. Therefore EADTU supports the efforts of UNESCO and COL in their preparation of 2nd OER World Congress later this year.

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Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days 2017 (MID2017)

General news
Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days 2017 (MID2017)
On 31 January – 1 February 2017, the first Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days will take place at EIPA in Maastricht, the Netherlands. Stakeholders will discuss the challenges and opportunities of internationalisation in higher education by new modes of teaching.

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EADTU members’ policies and activities concerning refugees and migrants

General news
EADTU members’ policies and activities concerning refugees and migrants
Open and flexible distance higher education institutions by their inclusive pedagogical and organisational models are particularly suitable for students like refugees and migrants. They further create opportunities for refugees/ migrants of which several are specifically set-up for them. EADTU now published a list of related actions by its members.

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