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Why Elections Matter

Today I submit two pieces of evidence to you as proof that European elections really are important and that the electorate needs to take them very seriously. Both relate to the unfolding immigration and refugee crisis on Europe’s many borders and both are from Maltese candidates. The first is a speech made in the European… » read more

  Posted by FinancialGuy Writes!

Did you miss the Open Discovery Space Conference in May in Brussels? Do you want to learn more about our speakers and their views on education? Then have a look at our video interviews!   During the ODS “Open Innovation in Schools: Bringing Digital Policy into Practice” conference, organised on 11 May in Brussels, over… » read more

  Posted by Open Discovery Space

The Open Discovery International Space Summer School 2015 was organized by Ellinogermaniki Agogi, in Mati, Greece, from July 12 to July 17th 2015. The aim was to support school innovation and to train school leaders and leading members of school staff to promote the development of their schools into open learning communities, and thus improve… » read more

  Posted by Open Discovery Space

ODS in IEEE Bulletin

ODS was featured in the Special Issue of the Bulletin of the Technical Committee on Learning Technology in April 2015.   Contributions included articles from ODS partners like Universidad de Alcala (UAH), Greek Research and Technology Network (GRNET), Computer Technology Institute & Press Diophantus (CTI), Technical University of Crete (TUC), Padagogische Hochsschule Karlsruhe (CERMAT) and… » read more

  Posted by Open Discovery Space

The Riga Eastern Partnership summit last month will probably not go down in history for its final declaration, adopted to widespread indifference. Chances are it will be best remembered for the jovial behaviour of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Juncker shot to superstardom in France when Le Petit Journal, a comedy show, compiled footage of… » read more

  Posted by Heard in Europe

Fans Timmermans!

European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans fired up his favourite football team with a stirring speech that inspired them to an unlikely and thrilling victory. Roda JC came back from two goals down against NAC Breda to triumph in extra time during their two-leg promotion play-off. That condemned Breda to relegation, while handing Roda promotion… » read more

  Posted by Heard in Europe

De toutes les communautés russophones vivant à l’étranger, les plus importantes numériquement sont celles d’Estonie (31 % de la population), de Lettonie (34 %) et du Kazakhstan (38 %). En 1991, lors de la restauration de l’indépendance en l’Estonie, un habitant sur trois avait des racines russes. Cette présence importante d’une population d’origine russe –… » read more

  Posted by Carolina García Hervás

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