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ETDP-SETA  VACANCY: RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Temporary Position – 1 August 2016 to 31 December 2016 (5 months)

 

Faculty of Education research recognition function

You are hereby cordially invited to the Faculty of Education’s annual Research Recognition Function

 

 

 

What is news at the Research Focus Area SDL 

On 15 February 2016, Prof Jako Olivier made a presentation on blended learning at the first SDL Academic Discourse of the year

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

10 October 2016 – 12 October 2016

“Teaching and learning mathematics, sciences, design and
technology in the Early Years (0-10 years)”

 

Prof. David Carless of the University of Hong Kong visited the Vaal Campus as guest of the Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning (SDL)

Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning

On 21 October 2015, Prof. David Carless of the University of Hong Kong visited the Vaal Campus as guest of the Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning (SDL) and the Academic Development and Support Unit (ADS) of the Vaal Campus.  Prof. Carless is an internationally recognized scholar in the field of assessment in higher education, who specializes in learning-oriented assessment, a concept he coined to emphasize the interrelatedness between assessment and learning

 

 

 

FULL-TIME POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP

Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning

The Research Focus Area, Self-Directed Learning (SDL), located in the Faculty of Education Sciences at the North-West University (Potchefstroom Campus) has a vacancy for a full time postdoctoral research fellowship. Appointments are made on a year by year basis, and can be extended for up to three years. The Research Focus Area’s vision is to promote self-directed learning that will lead to lifelong learning in all education sectors through excellent research.

 

The Bulgarian Comparative Education Society

Research Unit: Edu-HRight

The Bulgarian Comparative Education Society (BCES) was founded in the enchanting city of Sofia in October 1991.

 

International visitors 2014/2015

Research Unit: Edu-HRight

Education and Human Rights in Diversity Unit (Edu-HRight) had the privilege to play host to several international visitors during the last semester of 2014 and early 2015.

 

Cooperative learning strategies to promote Self-Directed Learning

Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning

On 29 October researchers from the NRF-Education Research in Southern Africa met to dicuss the progress of the project.

 

‘n Tikkie humor ...

FERA

As ‘n jaar 365 dae het en die gemiddelde werker kry 26 werksdae verlof, min 104 naweek-dae en 12 dae openbare vakansiedae, laat dit ons met 223 dae ‘n jaar waarop jy by jou werk is

 

A BUSY WEEK FOR COMBER AND THE NRF PROJECT PARTICIPANTS!

COMBER

COMBER project group recently hosted Prof Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt and Dr Judith Kearney for a week of workshops, lectures and seminars.

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:

Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning
Lead, manage and govern in a diverse and complex context towards quality education for all

South African Women in Science Awards: Prof Petro du Preez

Research Unit Edu-HRight

It is an honour for the HREiD research group to share the news that Prof du Preez has been awarded the second runner-up for the distinguished Young Women Scientist in the Humanities and Social Sciences.

 

FERA Mandela dag

FERA

The administrative staff of the Faculty Research Administration decided this year to honour the 67 minutes of Mandela day.

 

Speak out

DIALOGICAL SPACES:
THE PEDAGOGY OF BEING HUMAN.
Questions about tradition and power!

Faculty Bursary Function 2014

FERA

On 22 January 2014 the Faculty of Education Sciences held a successful Exchange Awards Ceremony where eight students in our Faculty received funding for bursaries.

Article writing workshop

FERA

An article writing workshop was conducted on 20, 21, and 23 January 2014

MEd & PhD Ondersteuningsprogram

FERA

Die nuwe MEd- en PhD-studente het in die week van 20 – 24 Januarie 2014 ‘n Ondersteunings
program bygewoon.

International Conference on Self-directed Learning in Education

Research Focus Area: Self-Directed Learning

An International Conference on Self-directed Learning (SDL) in Education was held by the Faculty of Education Sciences from 8-10 April 2013.

 

 

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