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    OER Hosts Three Renowned Professors in Neuroscience

    From 8th to 10th November, the Office of Education Research (OER) hosted three distinguished professors in neuroscience. They were Prof Kim Sung-il from Korea University, Prof Roi Cohen-Kadosh from Oxford University and Prof Andrew Tolmie from the Institute of Education, University College London. Read more
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    Workshop on Publishing in NIE Journals

    NIE recently hosted a workshop entitled “Workshop on Publishing in NIE Journals” on 24 June 2016 organised by the Office of Education Research. The three NIE journals, which are published by Taylor & Francis are, the Asia Pacific Journal of EducationPedagogies: An International Journaland the latest addition, Learning: Research and PracticeRead more

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    Inaugural Makers@eduLab Event: Inspire, Collaborate, Create

    Makers@eduLab is an event where Singapore educators get to share and learn from one another their insights, practices, experiences and research studies in the area of incorporating Maker Education into formal curriculum. Read more

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    OER Hosts Professors Nancy Law and Thérèse Laferrière

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Prof Nancy Law from Hong Kong University and Prof Thérèse Laferrière from Laval University from 21 – 22 November 2016. Both professors’ expertise lies in Knowledge Building (KB) – Read more

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    OER Hosts Three Renowned Professors in Neuroscience

    From 8th to 10th November, the Office of Education Research (OER) hosted three distinguished professors in neuroscience. They were Prof Kim Sung-il from Korea University, Prof Roi Cohen-Kadosh from Oxford University and Prof Andrew Tolmie from the Institute of Education, University College London. Read more

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    Symposium on Learning Sciences: A Dialogue on the Nexus of Learning Sciences Research and Practice

    The Learning Sciences Lab (LSL) at the Office of Education Research (OER) held a symposium on Learning Sciences on 11th November 2016. Read more

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    OER's Inaugural Symposium on Educating for Innovation

    The Office of Education Research (OER) held the inaugural OER symposium on 24 May 2016.

    Themed “Educating for Innovation”, this symposium sought to engage in beginning discussions around innovation and entrepreneurship education by asking a key question... 
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    International Symposium and Roundtable on Learning Analytics: Possibilities, Paradoxes, Pathways

    In view of the increasing interest in the use of learning analytics for 21st century teaching and learning, an international symposium and roundtable was organized... Read more
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    Redesigning Pedagogy International Conference 2017 – “Education for the Future: Creativity, Innovation and Values”

    The National Institute of Education held the 7th biennial Redesigning Pedagogy International Conference (RPIC) from 31 May 2017 to 2 Jun 2017. 

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    LSL Participates in the 12th International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) 2016


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    12th International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) 2016 was held in Asia for the first time, and the Learning Sciences Lab of the OER is proud to co-host it with the Learning Sciences and Technologies (LST) Academic Group and theCentre for Research and Development in Learning (CRADLE) of NTURead more

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    OER Hosts Dr Rena Subotnik

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Dr Rena Subotnik, Director of the American Psychological Association (APA) Center for Psychology in Schools and Education, from 3 to 6 Jul 2017. Dr Subotnik’s research expertise lies in creativity, innovation and talent development.  Read more

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    OER Hosts Professor Colleen Conway

    From 30 May to 6 June, the Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Professor Colleen Conway from the University of Michigan.

    Prof Conway is a Professor of Music Education...Read more

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    OER hosts Dr Deborah Fields

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Dr Deborah Fields from Utah State University from 12th to 13th April 2017.

    Dr Fields’s expertise lies in the Maker Movement in education...Read more

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    Dr Susan Bull Visits OER

    Dr Susan Bull, an honorary researcher at the Institute of Education, University College London, visited the Office of Education Research (OER) from 24 to 27 April 2017.

    Dr Bull’s expertise lies in Open Learner Models – Read more

     

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    OER Professional Development Series: Sharing by Dr Diana Fisher

    Children tend to think about the world and the problems that they face holistically. What can educators do to strengthen this disposition and equip students to deal with future challenges? Read more

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    Visit to NIE by Professor Alan H. Schoenfeld

    The Office of Education Research (OER) welcomed 
    Prof Alan H. Schoenfeld, the Elizabeth and Edward Conner Professor of Education and Affiliated Professor of Mathematics at the University of California at Berkeley from 13th to 17th February 2017.

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    Visit to NIE by Professor Andrew Brown

    The Office of Education Research (OER) welcomed Professor Andrew Brown, Pro-Director (Academic Development), UCL Institute of Education from 23 January to 21 April 2017 as part of a 3-month consultancy visit to NIE.

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    Visiting Consultant to OER: Professor John Furlong

    OER welcomed Professor John Furlong, Emeritus Professor of Education, University of Oxford, from 26 September to 3 October 2016 for a week of dialogue and sharing with OER’s management and researchers.


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    CRPP invites Professor Toby Greany for the Inaugural OER-CRPP Distinguished Visitors Programme


    From 18 – 22 July 2016, the Centre for Research in Pedagogy and Practice (CRPP) of the Office of Education Research, NIE invited Professor Toby Greany, Professor of Leadership and Innovation from the Institute of Education, University College London, for its inaugural OER-CRPP Distinguished Visitors Programme. 
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    OER/CRPP Distinguished Visitor Professor Maarten de Laat


    Prof Maarten de Laat, Professor of the Professional Development in Social Networks of the Open University, Netherlands, visited NIE as part of the OER-CRPP Distinguished Visitors Programme from 1 - 5 September 2016.

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    NIE Staff Development Day 2016 Parallel Session

     OER Symposium on Educational Neuroscience 

    OER Learning Day 2016

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    OER International Symposium and Roundtable on Learning Analytics (1/7): Prof Shane Dawson