International Projects

A list of recently completed and ongoing international projects funded mainly in the European Commission’s research framework program Horizon2020 and ERASMUS+ in which the University of Education is involved (as a coordinating institution or partner) is presented below. Projects are grouped into broad thematic areas and each presented listing the funding program, duration and responsible contact person at our institution.

Languages, cultural diversity, multi-cultural and global societies, global citizenship

  • BE-SMaRT - Border Education - Space, Memory and Reflections on Transculturality
    Erasmus+ (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2014-2017, Prof. Dr. Olivier Mentz
  • WRILAB – On-line Reading and Writing Laboratory for Czech, German, Italian and Slovenian as L2
    LLP/KA2, 2014-2016, Dr. Gerd Bräuer
  • PAM-INA - Perception, Attitude, Movement - Identity Needs Action
    LLP/Comenius (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg, 2009-2012, Prof. Dr. Olivier Mentz
  • CROSSTALK - Moving stories from across borders cultures generations
    LLP/Grundtvig (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg, 2008-2010, Dr. Traudel Günnel
  • PriSeCo- Primary and Secondary Continuity in Forein Language Training
    LLP/Comenius (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2007-2009, Prof. Dr. Annika Kolb
  • Primalingua- Wir sprechen Englisch
    LLP/Comenius, 2007-2009, Prof. Dr. Alfred Holzbrecher
  • Mentor Migration- Ausbildung von Mentoren für Migrantenkinder in Europa
    LLP/Comenius, 2006-2009, Dr. Guido Schmitt

Innovative practices in STEM education

  • MaSDiV - Supporting Mathematics and Science Teachers in adressing Diversity and promoting fundamental Values
    Erasmus+ (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2017-2020, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • STEM PD Net - European Network of STEM Professional Development Centres
    Erasmus+ (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2016-2019, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • IncluSMe - Intercultural Learning in Mathmatics and Sciene education
    Erasmus+ (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2016-2019, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • MASCIL - Mathematics and Science for Life!
    FP7 (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2013-2016, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • INSTEM - Innovative Networks for Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics education"
    LLP/Comenius (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2012-2015, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • PRIMAS - Promoting inquiry in mathematics and science education across Europe
    FP7 (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2010-2013, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • EdUmatics - European Development for the Use of Mathematics Technology in Classrooms
    LLP/Comenius, 2009-2012, Prof. Dr. Bärbel Barzel
  • COMPASS - Common problem solving strategies as links between mathematics and science
    LLP/Comenius (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2009-2011, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß
  • LEMA-Learning and education in and through mathematical modelling
    LLP/Comenius (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2006-2009, Prof. Dr. Katja Maaß

Teacher education systems and teacher training programs

  • YOUNG ADULLT- Policies Supporting Young People in their Life Course. A Comparative Perspective of Lifelong Learning and Inclusion in Education and Work in Europe
    Horizon 2020, 2016-2019, Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Kotthoff
  • TETRAI² - Structural Development and Institutionalization for Pre-Professional-Teacher-Training in Tunisia
    Tempus, 2013-2016, Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Huneke
  • FLEPP - Foreign Languages Education for Professional Purposes
    Tempus, 2013-2016, Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Huneke
  • DeTEL - Developing the Teaching of European Languages
    Tempus, 2013-2016, Prof. Dr. Matthias Hutz
  • DIMTEGU - Development and Introduction of Multilingual Teacher Education Programs at Universitites of Georgia and Ukraine
    Tempus, 2012-2015, Prof. Dr. Olivier Mentz
  • Pro Training - Professional training of non-university teachers and transfer of experiences on the ECTS
    Tempus, 2010-2013, Prof. Dr. Hans-Werner Huneke

Media and education

  • MLM - Multilit Moocs
    Erasmus+, 2016-2019, Dr. Hanna Sauerborn-Ruhnau
  • PREPARE - Promoting Reflective Practice in the Training of Teachers Using ePortfolios
    Erasmus+, 2016-2018, Dr. Gerd Bräuer
  • GRECOL - Getting Ready for European Citizenship Online
    Erasmus+, 2014-2017, Prof. Dr. Bernd Remmele
  • Self-defenceIT-Migrant Women defend themselves against Violence in New Media
    Daphne, 2011-2013, Prof. Dr. Alfred Holzbrecher
  • COMAPP - Community Media Applications and participation
    LLP/Grundtvig, 2011-2013, Dr. Traudel Günnel

Entrepreneurship, creativity and business education

  • Musik kreativ+ -Förderung von Kreativität und Entrepreneurship durch Musik, Performance u. kulturelle Zusammenarbeit
    Erasmus+ (coordinated at University of Education Freiburg), 2014-2017, Prof. Dr. Georg Brunner
  • SUSEN - Sustainable Entrepreneurship - A Game Based Exploration for Lower Secondary Schools
    Erasmus+, 2015-2016, Prof. Dr. Bernd Remmele
  • Fit for Business - Developing Business Comtetencies in School
    LLP/KA 1, 2009-2011, Prof. Dr. Matthias Pilz