EADTU - European Association of Distance Teaching Universities

Call for papers on "Language Learning and Technology"

Research & Innovation
Call for papers on "Language Learning and Technology"
Open Education Europa is working on a special issue on "Language Learning and Technology". The aim is to bring to the forefront recent developments and innovations in the field and to exchange experience and information about existing techniques and practices.

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Are MOOCs instrumental to open up education?

Open Education & MOOCs
Are MOOCs instrumental to open up education?
This is the leading question of the book chapter “Opening Up Education and the OpenupEd initiative” in a recently published book “MOOCs and Open Education Around the World”, edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.

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Quality models in online and open education

Quality Assurance
Quality models in online and open education
This study carried out on behalf of the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) by a team coordinated by the European Association for Distance Teaching Universities (EADTU) is a must-read for any person concerned with quality in online, open and flexible higher education.

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EADTU Summit 2015

General news
EADTU Summit 2015
On 23 April 2015, the Board of EADTU organised the third special Summit on "innovating higher education by new modes of teaching and learning" in Brussels with the support of the European Commission.

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EMPOWERing universities initiative

General news
EMPOWERing universities initiative
EADTU has started the EMPOWERing universities initiative to support policy reform in European higher education with regard to the transition to new modes of teaching and learning and supporting innovation in higher education practices.

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Porto declaration on European MOOCs

Open Education & MOOCs
Porto declaration on European MOOCs
During the HOME conference ‘Mapping the European MOOC Territory’, participating institutions, projects and associations drafted a statement on how European institutions, governments and the European commission should react on the opportunities and threats of MOOCs.

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New MOOCs from ECO project

Open Education & MOOCs
New MOOCs from ECO project
The ECO project (ECO: Elearning, Communication and Open-data: Massive Mobile, Ubiquitous and Open Learning) ECO will launch a course on how to design MOOCs on 30 March 2015.

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