E-learning course: Evaluation and Quality Assurance in education and training
To provide the necessary skills and competencies to managing, administrating and teaching staff of schools, so as to ensure the quality and the effective evaluation of education at all levels. The course will provide insight at the developments at European level as well as at quality assurance and evaluation methodologies applied in education.
ECVET points: 3.5
Staff at all types of education and training organizations:
- Directors / headmasters
- Quality managers
- Quality inspectors / evaluators
- Administrative staff
- Teachers / trainers
Upon completion of the training course, the participant is expected to:
- Understand the European quality assurance policies in education and training
- Be able to select the most appropriate quality assurance framework
- Design the evaluation framework for school evaluation and/or project evaluation
- Develop evaluation methods and tools
- Conduct the evaluation, analyse evaluation findings and use the results
Individual codes for 24/7 access to online educational material for self-learning education.
The learning material consists of videos, activities and plenty of resources collected either from online platforms or bibliography. There are parts with instructions and guidelines. Materials are in English language.
5 weeks e-learning, one week for each thematic unit:
- Quality: introduction, concepts and policies
- Quality assurance frameworks and standards
- The ISO standards in Education and Training
- Design the evaluation framework
- Data collection, analysis and use of results
The e-learning course is asynchronous. Each thematic unit contains series of videos explaining the theoretical part of the unit. Different types of activities motivate learners to assess their skills and competencies and realise whether they have consolidated the learning material or not. All exercises are mandatory and above 80% is considered a passing score.
The course instructors will also send individual feedback for the exercises.
The course is purely e-learning, however the course instructors are available to answer your questions and unravel concepts, if necessary.
The assessment is done through a series of tasks and exercises, which the learner is asked to complete from home.
Upon successful completion of the program, a 30-hour equivalent Certificate of Completion will be issued. The certificate of completion of the course will be granted based on the sum of scores of all mandatory exercises that are included in all training modules.
Five calendar weeks. Starting on the first day of each month.
Tuition fee: 350 euro per person
The cost includes the learning material and the certificates: Certificate of completion, Europass Certificate Supplement.
The cost can be funded by Erasmus+ programme KA1 mobility of staff.
Lila Anthopoulou, tel: +30 2104286227, e-mail: [email protected]
Testimonials from the in class courses
Very professional organisation throughout!
John, DE LA SALLE COLLEGE, Malta
I would recommend this course on evaluation to other teachers who would like to develop this knowledge on the topic. I leave with important tools that I will adapt to my school evaluation context.
Alina Maria, Şcoala Gimnazială ,,Toma Cocișiu”, Blaj, Romania
Well-organised professional and friendly. Trainers come from diverse employment backgrounds to inform the courses taught.
Lisa, United Kingdom
The course was provided by an organization that is expert on quality assurance and all is practical what they teach.
Øystein, Stavanger offshore tekniske skole kurssenter, Norway
Natassa and Aris proved me that learning can be exciting, inspiring, challenging and fun at any age. Long live Lifelong learning!
Mirjana, Učilište Jantar, Croatia
It was a very good opportunity to know practical tools of evaluation. The training course was very useful for our practice in schools. Thanks.
Kamil, Gymnasium Sv. Andreja, Slovakia
Thanks a lot for good materials, resources, you did a great job! And yes we will practice.
Ľubica, Bilingválne gymnázium Milana Hodžu, Slovakia
A great experience for me.
Bruno, MJC, France
Une Grèce secrète repose au Cœur de tous les hommes d’Occident” André Malraux. Food for thought, support, enthusiasm, material and adequate coaching and training. You’ve got it all at IDEC!
Sylvie Le Moel – Philippe, MJC, France
Everybody who wants to build up his organisation quality and evaluation system or improve it should come to IDEC!
Lee, Tallinna Männi Lasteaed, Estonia
The course was quite amazing- I got some new skills and at the same time I got to experience Greece culture and see the country.
Triin, Tallinna Männi Lasteaed, Estonia
I’m coming back to Poland with a happy fulfilled heart, new experiences and wider knowledge. I had a great time!
I learned a lot of new things about evaluation. I will try to use the tools studied here in my school.
Natália, Agrupamento de Escolas Rosa Ramalho, Portugal
I liked to participate in the training. It had great quality and improved my knowledge on evaluation and quality assurance.
Maria Paula, Agrupamento de Escolas Rosa Ramalho, Portugal
I have enjoyed a lot in and outside the course. I recommend it!
Antonia, IES Bendinat, Spain
I would recommend this course on evaluation to other teachers who would like to develop this knowledge on the topic. I leave with important tools that I will adapt to my schools evaluation context.
Teresa, Agrupamento de Escolas Rosa Ramalho, Portugal
- Lectures 34
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 5 weeks
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes
- Quality management: basic principles
- An introduction to ISO 9001
- Defining the organisation
- Identifying, mapping and monitoring processes
- Dealing with problems, identifying opportunities for improvement
- Exercise 1: Development of process map and core processes
- Exercise 2: Problems solving
- EFQM excellence model