End of an Era: EUROCLIO Says Goodbye to Aysel Gojayeva

Aysel Gojayeva started at EUROCLIO as a trainee in late 2011. Her talents for event coordination were quickly noticed and she demonstrated them in the preparation and implementation of the Annual Conference in April 2012, in Antalya, Turkey. Her capacity to guide participants, stakeholders and donors through the thorny process […]

European History Has a House! It’s a Free and Nuanced Museum in Brussels

On 5th of May, EUROCLIO Director Jonathan Even-Zohar, together with EUROCLIO Founder and Special Advisor Joke van der Leeuw-Roord and Honorary Board Member Prof. Dr. Maria Grever (Centre for Historical Culture, Erasmus University Rotterdam), had the pleasure to join a group of about 120 stakeholders, including representatives of the European […]

On-Site Learning Day during EUROCLIO’s 24th Annual Conference in San Sebastian

Wednesday 5 April saw participants of EUROCLIO’s 24th Annual Conference “Intersections: How Can History Education Change Today?” take part in an on-site learning day of activities. Participants visited museums and historic venues around the beautiful city of San Sebastian. Visits took place to the Gernika Peace Museum, the Old Assembly […]

Updates from the Georgian Association of History Educators (GAHE)

The Georgian Association of History Educators (GAHE) is currently doing many different things. They are, first of all, involved with the Ministry of Education and Science in Georgia where they evaluate the new standard in History and Civic Education for seventh to ninth grades. They also work with the Cultural […]

“Learning History by Doing it.” Interactive Session on Civic Engagement Projects during EUROCLIO’s 24th Annual Conference

Tuesday 4 April saw an interactive session entitled “Engaging young people with past and present. Learning history by doing it” which was organised in close cooperation between EUROCLIO, EUSTORY Iberian Competition and Ikastolen Elkartea. The session consisted of several elements, first starting with an introduction to the EUSTORY Iberian competition […]

Exhibition on Sites of Commemoration in Lebanon

Sites of Commemoration in Lebanon were the focus of the project launched in 2016-2017 by the Lebanese Association for History (LAH) in partnership with the Forum for Civil Peace Service Zfd, in Beirut, Lebanon. The aims are to better understand the civil war period, to engage students in documenting it […]

Annual Conference Kicks-off with Opening Ceremonies

On Sunday 2 April, the 24th EUROCLIO Annual Conference and Professional Development Course “Intersections: How Can History Education Change Today?” was declared open by Director of EUROCLIO Jonathan Even-Zohar at the beautiful City Hall of Donostia-San Sebastian. Words of welcome were given by the Mayor of the city, Eneko Goia, […]

Final Project Meeting on Historiana and Online Learning in IHEA Project

In the context of the IHEA project (Innovating History Education for All) the project partners met for the final time. Maren Tirbukait from Georg Eckert Institute (GEI), Jakub Lorenc and Jacek Staniszewski from Educational Research Institute (IBE), Helen Snelson from Mount School York (MSY) with online participation of Nique Sanders […]