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Educational Forums

September, 2021

Educational Forum ,,“Critical Thinking in Higher Education: Whom and Why?”

The Educational forum “Critical Thinking in Higher Education: Whom and Why?”took place on the 30th of September. The introduction was given by dr. Agnė Kudarauskienė  (Deputy Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania),prof. dr. Inga Žalėnienė (Rector of Mykolas Romeris University). The keynote “Critical Thinking in Higher Education: Whom and Why?”
dr. Daiva Penkauskienė
, (Associate Professor, Institute of Education and Social Work, Faculty of Human and Social Studies, Mykolas Romeris University). The announcement is based on the research “Critical Thinking in Higher Education: A Study and Labor Market Perspective”. Research team: assoc. prof. Violeta Jegelevičienė (project manager), prof. dr. Valdonė Indrašienė, assoc. prof. Daiva Penkauskienė, assoc. prof. Jolanta Pivorienė, prof. dr. Odeta Merfeldaitė, assoc. prof. Asta Railienė, doc. dr. Justinas Sadauskas, dr. Natalija Valavičienė. The research was funded by the European Social Fund under measure no. 09.3.3-LMTK712 activities “Improving the qualification of researchers by implementing high-level R&D projects”, grant agreement no. 09.3.3-LMT-K-712-01-006. In the discussion participated prof. dr. Natalija Mažeikienė (Professor, Department of Social Work, Faculty of Social Sciences, Vytautas Magnus University), prof. dr. Kristupas Sabolius (Professor, Department of Continental Philosophy and Religious Studies, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University), dr. Agnė Kudarauskienė (Deputy Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), Aurelija Valeikienė  (Deputy director of the Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education), Linas Leonas (Lecturer, Department of Health Psychology, Faculty of Public Health, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Chairman of the Study Evaluation Commission operating at Centre for Quality Assessment in Higher Education). Conclusion was given by prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė, (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association),  prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Department of Studies, Science and Technology in Ministry of Education, Science and Sports). The moderator of the forum prof. dr. Lilija Duoblienė ( Professor, Institute of Educational Sciences, Faculty of Philosophy at Vilnius University, Member of the Board of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association).
Forum record is here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHxFzyS1l3eAxn-gXT4BHbQ

June, 2021

Educational Forum ,,Strengthening Educational Research in Lithuania: Intersections of National and International Contexts"

The Educational forum ,,Strengthening Educational Research in Lithuania: Intersections of National and International Contexts”  took place on the 22th of June. The introduction was given by Ramūnas Skaudžius (Vice- Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania). The  keynote “Strengthening Educational Research in Lithuania: Intersections of National and International Contexts”  was presented by prof. Audra Skukauskaitė (Professor at the University of Central Florida (USA)). In the discussion participated Aušra Grybauskienė (Chief Specialist of the Science Department of Studies, Science and Technology in the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports),
prof. Palmira Jucevičienė (Professor of Kaunas University of Technology, Member of the Board of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association), prof. Liudvika Leišytė (Professor at the University of Technology in Dortmund (Germany), Visiting Professor at the Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) at the University of Twente (Netherlands), Member of the Board of the German Higher Education and Studies Research Association, Chair of the Futura Scientia Association in Lithuania),
doc. dr. Irena Stonkuvienė (Director of the Institute of Educational Sciences, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University, Member of the Education Council, Vice President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association),
dr. Eugenijus Stumbrys (Head of the Science Policy and Analysis Department, LSC),
prof. habil. dr. Vilija Targamadzė (Deputy Chairman of the Education and Science Committee of the Parlament of the Republic of Lithuania).  Closing speech was presented by prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association),
prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Department of Studies, Science and Technology in Ministry of Education, Science and Sports). The session was moderated by  prof. dr. Rūta Girdzijauskienė (Chief Researcher, Klaipėda University, Professor of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theater, Member of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association), Ričardas Ališauskas (Head of the Strategic Programs Division of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports).The Educational Forum was organised by the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports and Lithuanian Educational Research Association.

Forum record is here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mXRNz0D2h2o

May, 2021

Educational Forum ''Inclusion for All: Universal Design for Learning as a Path to Educational Success"

The 6th Educational Forum ”Inclusion for All: Universal Design for Learning as a Path to Educational Success”  took place on the 27th of May in 2021.  Attended over 150 participants. The welcome speech was given by dr. Jurgita Šiugždinienė (Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), prof. habil. dr. Juozas Augutis (Rector of Vytautas Magnus University, REAL member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences). The announcement based on international research “Improving Inclusive Education Through a Universal Design for Learning (UDL)” were presented by researchers from Lihuania, Austria, Findland, Poland. Prof. dr. Alvyra Galkienė read an announcement – Transformational Education and Research-Based UDM Application Model (Vytautas Magnus University Academy of Education (Lithuania)), prof. dr. Ona Monkevičienė – The Result of UDM Application – Every Lithuanian Student as a Motivated Learning Expert Creating Deep Knowledge (Vytautas Magnus University Academy of Education, (Lithuania)), doc. dr. Suvi Lakkala – Teaching for Diversity with UDL: Analysing Teacher Competence (University of Lapland (Finland)), prof. habil. dr. Jolanta Baran -Transformation of Routine Education Using UDM: The Polish Context (Krakow Pedagogical University (Poland)), doc. dr. Michelle Proyer. Reinterpreting Inclusive Education Practices in the Context of UDL: The Case of Austria (University of Vienna (Austria)). In the discussion participated Vitalija Bujanauskienė, (Director of Utena Education Center, Chairwoman of the General Education Council),
Lina Garbenčiūtė (Project Manager of the Lithuanian Disability Organizations Forum), Kęstutis Vaišnora (President of the Lithuanian Deaf Society), Edita Žiobienė (Controller for the Protection of the Rights of the Child of the Republic of Lithuania). The closing speech was given by prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association), prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Science, Studies, and Technology Department of the Ministry of Education and Science). The forum was moderated by Gražina Šeibokienė (Head of the Education Assistance Division of the General Education Department of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), doc. dr. Darius Gerulaitis (Associate Professor of the Academy of Education of Vytautas Magnus University, Member of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association). Organizers of the Education Forum: Lithuanian Education Research Association, Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania, Vytautas Magnus University. The international research presented  during the forum and the translation of the forum from English into Lithuanian was funded by the Erasmus + project “ Preconditions of Transformation of Education Process in Different Educational Contexts by Applying Inclusive Education Strategies” Nr. 2018-1-LT01-KA201-046957. The translation of the forum into Lithuanian Sign Language was organized by the Lithuanian Sign Language Translation Center. 
Forum record is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAr35S2AS1g

 

April,2021

Educational Forum "Physical Education as a Basis for Personal and Social Well-Being: What does Research Show?"

The 5th Educational Forum  “Physical Education as a Basis for Personal and Social Well-Being: What does Research Show?”  took place on the 30rd of April in 2021. Attended over 100 participants. The welcome speech was given by dr. Linas Obcarskas ( Vice-minister  of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), prof. dr. Diana Rėklaitienė (Rector of Lithuanian Sports University). The report “Physical Education as a Foundation for the Welfare of the Individual and Society: What Does Research Show?” was read by prof. dr. Arūnas Emeljanovas (Lithuanian Sports University Professor of the Department of Physical and Social Education, Member of the Board of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association).  In the discussion participated: Daina Gudzinevičiūtė (President of the Lithuanian National Olympic Committee),prof. dr. Natalja Fatkulina (Director of the Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University), dr. Laima Trinkūnienė (President of the Lithuanian Association of Physical Education Teachers),Vytuolis Valūnas (Head of the Education and Sports Department of Alytus City Municipality Administration), Audronė Vizbarienė (President of the Republican Association of Preschool Physical Education Teachers). The closing speech was given by  prof.dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association),prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Science, Studies and Technology Department of the Ministry of Education and Science). The forum was moderated by dr. Brigita Miežienė (Associate Professor, Department of Physical and Social Education, Lithuanian University of Sports, Member of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association), Rolandas Zuoza (Head of the Sports Group of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports, researcher at the Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University).  The organizers of the Education Forum: Lithuanian Education Research Association and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania.
Forum record  is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUJlsX9k01M

March, 2021

Educational Forum "Quality of Education for All, Lifelong UNESCO Vision: Are we Approaching or Moving Away from it?"

The Educational Forum “A UNESCO Vision for Quality of Education for All, Lifelong Learning UNESCO Vision : Approaching or Moving Away from It?”  took place on 25 th of March in 2021. This forum was attended by over 150 participants.  The welcome speech was given by prof.dr. Lina Kaminskienė (Chancellor of the Academy of Education of Vytautas Magnus University). The  announcements were given by the researchers of the Academy of Education  of Vytautas Magnus University doc. dr. Ramutė Bruzgelevičienė, doc. dr. Agnė Brandišauskienė, doc. dr. Jūratė Česnavičienė, dr. Rasa Nedzinskaitė-Mačiūnienė. In the discussion participated Vaidas Bacys (Director of Dubysa Aukstupio School), Virginija Būdienė (Director of Vilnius Institute of Political Analysis, Associate Professor of Partnership, VU Faculty of Philosophy), dr. Agnė Kudarauskienė  (Vice -Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), Elena Leontjeva (President of the Lithuanian Free Market Institute, Chairwoman of the Council) prof. dr. Laimutė Žalimienė, (Professor, Institute of Sociology and Social Work, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University). The closing speech was given by prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association) and prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Science, Studies and Technology Department of the Ministry of Education and Science). The organisers of the Educational  Forum: Lithuanian Association for Educational Research and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania.
Forum record is here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dV4x2YmeWE

February, 2021

February, 2021

Educational Forum to discuss the results of research 2020 conducted in the field of education to deal with the consequences of COVID-19

The Education Forum for 2020  to discuss the results of studies conducted in the field of education to address the implications of COVID-19 took place  on the  25 th of February in 2021. This forum was attended by over 200 participants. The welcome speech was given by Deputy Minister of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania dr. Ramūnas Skaudžius and Chairman of the Lithuanian Science Council prof. Romas Baronas. There were presented reports of research  in the field of education on the consequences of COVID-19: Distance education during pandemics and other crisis situations (VMU);
Distance education of children during the COVID-19 pandemic: threats and opportunities from an ecosystem perspective (VU);
Distance working and training process organization model and recommendations for extreme and transition period (KTU, VGTU, VU).The closing speech was given by the prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of LERA),  and prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania).
Forum record is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrIU-hx0Wms

January, 2021

The Educational forum is dedicated to prof. Leonas Jovaiša to commemorate the 100th anniversary of his birth

The Educational Forum on the topic “Towards Research-Based Education and Training” took place on the 28th of January in 2021, in order to commemorate the 100 anniversary of the birth of prof. Leonas Jovaiša. Over 150 people took part in this forum and today the recorder on youtube has been viewed 185 times.

The educational forum recorder   is available on the Youtube platform: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxoNEmpH310&feature=youtu.be

The welcome speech was given by dr. Jurgita Šiugždinienė (Minister of Education, Science, and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), prof. dr. Rimvydas Petrauskas (Rector of Vilnius University), Academician Eugenijus Jovaiša (Member of the Parlament of the Republic of Lithuania).

The discussion was attended by: prof. habilitated. dr. Palmira Jucevičienė, doc. dr. Birutė Pociutė, doc. dr. Giedrė Purvaneckienė, dr. Vilius Šadauskas, doc. dr. Diana Šileikaitė-Kaishauri, prof. habilitated. dr. Rimantas Želvys. The closing speech was given by prof. dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association).

The discussion was managed by prof. dr. Lilija Duoblienė (Head of the Department of Educational Theory and Culture, Vilnius University, Member of the Board of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association). The forum was moderated by assoc. dr. Rita Dukynaitė and doc. dr. Irena Stonkuvienė.
The organisers of the Educational  Forum: Lithuanian Association for Educational Research and the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania.
Forum record is here:https://youtu.be/vxoNEmpH310

December, 2020

Education Forum
"Educator's mission - to enable"

The announcer was habilitated. dr. Palmira Jucevičienė (Kaunas University of Technology professor), moderators – dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Ministry of Education, Science, and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania, Chief Adviser to the Ministry), dr. Liudmila Rupšienė (President of the Lithuanian Educational Research Association, Professor of Klaipėda University). The organisers of the Educational Forum: Lithuanian Association for Educational Research and the Ministry of Education, Science, and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania.