EUScreen panel discussion in Madrid, July 5-6 2018

  During the EUscreen Annual Network Meeting, held at Carlos III University of Madrid on 5 and 6 July 2018, a panel discussion had as its main focus the educational use of audio-visual material. For EUscreen this topic is of utmost importance as copyright laws might hinder the proper use […]

The Currents of 20th-Century Culture Motivated by the Political History

EUROCLIO is pleased to announce its partnership with the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (ENRS) in the new educational project The Currents of 20th-Century Culture Motivated by the Political History. The Project is led and organised by ENRS together with the Georg Eckert Institute (GEI) for International Textbook Research, and with the financial […]

Public Consultation on Europeana

The European Commission has launched a public consultation to hear opinions from culture, education, research and creative sectors, as well as citizens from across Members States regarding Europeana. The Commission would particularly like to hear the experiences and expectations of those who have already used (or could benefit from using) […]

Help Europeana develop new teaching resources

Europeana is currently in the process of developing a new online resource entitled Europeana Migration. This resource will showcase cultural treasures and everyday items relating to migrant heritage, exploring the impact of migration on European arts, science and history. In order to make sure the most interesting and relevant content for educative […]

ENRS Making History Interactive and Engaging through Animation

European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (ENRS) together with the Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research have debuted their second animated short film in a series depicting significant moments in 20th-century history. The first short was dedicated to discussing the beginning of the First World War, and in the second, […]

Council of Europe – Learning to Live Together: a Shared Commitment to Democracy

The Council of Europe has published the outcomes of a conference held in Strasbourg on the 20th-22nd of June this year, where over 400 representatives of governments, education institutions and civil society organisations debated the future of citizenship and human rights education in Europe. The discussion at the conference was […]

Annual Report of the Network of Concerned Historians

History can be a very dangerous occupation. Thanks to the network of Concerned Historians, we can see on an annual basis how much under threat historians and history teachers are across the world. Reading through the 2017 edition of this annual report is a staunch reminder of the public role that history has, and how politicians, democratic or otherwise, are keen […]

Teachers Introduced to Toolbox for Intercultural Learning in Berlin

In the first week of September the EFIL (European Federation for Intercultural Learning) hosted a 5-day training in Berlin, showcasing a recently developed “training toolbox” which aims to expand the intercultural competences of educators. The main purpose of the toolbox is to encourage school staff to enhance the intercultural dimension of […]