The government wants to make corona self-tests available in education from the beginning of May. SURF is helping the education sector with the logistical challenge of distributing millions of self-tests among students and staff at educational institutions.
The Minister of Education, Culture and Science has approved 14 project applications for the Open and Online Education Incentive Scheme.
What are the technical characteristics, possibilities and challenges of this concept?
Driving ICT innovation in education and research together
More than 100 education and research institutions in the Netherlands work together in the SURF cooperative to fully utilise the opportunities of digitalisation. Our goal: improved and more flexible education and research.
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Personal stories about the impact of our innovations.
PRESTO: Peer assessment in relay form
An innovative and educational form of education, but also a moral dilemma. Says lecturer Technical Public Administration Pieter Bots.
'We are all in the same boat'
He was always quite capable of keeping an academic distance from his research on climate change. Read the story of climate scientist Leo van Kampenhout (UU), who studies the melting of the Greenland ice sheet and its effect on the rise in sea levels.
The doctorate of a sweet tooth
For years we have known that almost all forms of human behaviour are partly hereditary. Read the story of Fleur Meddens (VU and EUR) about predicting behaviour on the basis of DNA.
Working at SURF
Working at SURF means working in an innovative organisation that plays an important role in society. Do you wish to set ambitious goals, and continue to develop your personal strengths? Then working at SURF might be just the thing for you.
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What can you do in the field of educational innovation?
SURF employs smart, opinionated and driven professionals. They are always looking for ways in which technology can benefit education and research, in order to make them better, more attractive and more accessible. Do you recognize yourself here and would you like to work on innovations for education and research? Submit a pitch and meet our innovation team!
Measures by SURF around the coronavirus
During the corona crisis, SURF is doing everything in its power to provide extra support to our affiliated institutions with ICT services for education and research. We have taken extra measures to that end and made new services and knowledge available.