Boeren received AAACE Cyril O. Houle Award

Many congratulations to Dr Ellen Boeren, who has just received the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education's (AAACE) Cyril O. Houle Award 2017 in recognition of her outstanding contribution to adult education literature. The Cyril O. Houle Award was established in 1981 to honour the scholarship and memory of Cyril O. Houle, Professor of … Continue reading Boeren received AAACE Cyril O. Houle Award

The joys and challenges of inter-disciplinary working – a social science and computer science story

By Sharon Clancy “…in our messy, fuzzy, anarchic field of practice, how can we produce neatly packaged bundles of evidence that might be useful to busy policymakers?” (Field, 2015). [see Note] One of the joys of working on a project like ENLIVEN, which spans two scientific disciplines, is its ability to challenge ways of thinking. … Continue reading The joys and challenges of inter-disciplinary working – a social science and computer science story

Deliverable reports D2.1 & D7.1 published

The following two latest deliverable reports are published today. You may access the reports on our website by clicking into the following links: ENLIVEN D2.1 "Provision of seven types of education for (disadvantaged) adults in ten countries: overview and cross-country comparison" ENLIVEN D7.1 "Literature review on initiatives to improve early career conditions across EU member … Continue reading Deliverable reports D2.1 & D7.1 published

Calling for workshop contributors: Developing IDSS: Societal Challenges and Technical Strategies

This workshop brings together the ideas and ways of thinking of two University of Nottingham colleagues, Sharon Clancy from Education and Claire Palmer from Computer Science, who are working on the development of an Intelligent Decision Support System (IDSS) within the context of the Enliven project which is aimed at examining policy making in the … Continue reading Calling for workshop contributors: Developing IDSS: Societal Challenges and Technical Strategies

First meeting of the ENLIVEN’s National Youth Panel for Italy

With youth, for youth: Youth training and inclusion into the job market 21 September 2017 On 21st September 2017, the Italian team of the ENLIVEN project held the first meeting of the ENLIVEN’s National Youth Panel for Italy. Representatives of four organizations representing students, trades, civil society and local authorities attended the meeting. Representatives of … Continue reading First meeting of the ENLIVEN’s National Youth Panel for Italy

Martina Lubyová appointed Minister of Education

We would like to extend a huge congratulations to our colleague Martina Lubyová, the leader of our Slovakian team. She has been appointed Minister of Education by the President of Slovakia. The news and announcement can be found at: https://newsnow.tasr.sk/policy/martina-lubyova-from-sav-to-become-new-education-minister/ https://www.aktuality.sk/clanok/520822/kiska-vymenoval-lubyovu-za-ministerku-vas-rezort-je-zdemoralizovany/