Full program

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Early registration


Niels Henrik Abels Hus: Room 107

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Registration and welcome


Forskningsparken: Foyer

Opening ceremony

09:30–10:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Welcome addresses:

  • Berit Karseth, Dean of the Faculty of Educational Sciences (UV), University of Oslo
  • Rita E. Hvistendahl, Head of the Department of Teacher Education and School Research (ILS), University of Oslo
  • Sigrid Blömeke, Director of the Centre for Educational Measurement at the University of Oslo (CEMO)
  • Daniel Muijs, Wolfram Rollett, Melanie Ehren, and Katharina Maag Merki, Coordinators of the EARLI Special Interest Groups 18 and 23

Chair: Sigrid Blömeke

K1 Keynote lecture

Using Large-Scale Assessments For Monitoring And Accountability: Some Lessons From The U.S. Experience

10:00–11:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Speaker: Daniel Koretz (Harvard Graduate School of Education)
Chair: Sigrid Blömeke

Coffee break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

P1 Paper session

Educational standards and collaboration in schools

11:30–13:00 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Guri Nortvedt

P2 Paper session

Assessing teaching quality, effectiveness, and teacher professional development

11:30–13:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Jan Van Damme

S1 Symposium

Innovations in Measuring Teaching Quality

11:30–13:00 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Sandy Taut
Discussant: Kirsti Klette

Lunch break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

P3 Paper session

Educational gaps and school success

14:00–15:30 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Wolfram Rollett

P4 Paper session

School climate

14:00–15:30 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Trude Nilsen

S2 Symposium

Approaching methodological challenges in modelling international data on teaching effectiveness

14:00–15:30 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Susanne Kuger
Discussant: Pam Sammons

Afternoon break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

K2 Keynote lecture

When does(n’t) collaboration work? Evidence on school-to-school collaboration as a strategy for school improvement

16:00–17:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Speaker: Daniel Muijs (University of Southampton)
Chair: Katharina Maag Merki

Late afternoon break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

Business Meetings

Joint Meeting EARLI SIGs 18 and 23

17:30–18:30 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chairs: Melanie Ehren, Katharina Maag Merki, Daniel Muijs, Wolfram Rollett

Thursday, 29 September 2016

Registration and welcome


Forskningsparken: Foyer

P5 Paper session

Reforms, tracking, and educational choices

09:30–11:00 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Stephan Daus



P6 Paper session

School development

09:30–11:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Fazilat Siddiq

S3 Symposium

Are we sending the right signals? Validity considerations in evaluating school quality

09:30–11:00 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Sandy Taut
Discussant: José Felipe Martinez

Coffee break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

K3 Keynote lecture

Issues in Measurement of SES and the Implications of Different Methodological Choices

11:30–12:30 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Speaker: Kajsa Hansen Yang (University of Gothenburg)
Chair: Trude Nilsen

Lunch break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

P7 Paper session

Collaboration and emotions

13:30–15:00 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Sirkku Kupiainen

P8 Paper session

Differential school effectiveness

13:30–15:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Fazilat Siddiq

S4 Symposium

Studying Instructional Quality through Different Lenses: In Search of Common Ground

13:30–15:00 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Charalambos Y. Charalambous
Discussant: Daniel Muijs

Afternoon break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

P9 Paper session

Early education

15:30–17:00 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Isa Steinmann

P10 Paper session

Opportunities to learn

15:30–17:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Rolf Vegar Olsen

S5 Symposium

School improvement and social inequality: Which strategies are used by educational institutions to promote equality in education?

15:30–17:00 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Katharina Maag Merki
Discussant: Herbert Altrichter

Conference dinner


Felix Konferansesenter (Bryggetorget 3, 0125 Oslo)

Friday, 30 September 2016

P11 Paper session

Educational assessments in the subject domains

09:00–10:30 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Kajsa Hansen Yang

P12 Paper session

School improvement and evaluation

09:00–10:30 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Chair: Jelena Radišić

S6 Symposium

School Leadership and Accountability

09:00–10:30 Forskningsparken: HAGEN 3

Chair: Guri Skedsmo
Discussant: Tine Prøitz

Coffee break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

R1 Round table session

Teacher effectiveness and beliefs

10:45–11:45 Forskningsparken: CIENS VIA

Chair: Ronny Scherer

Coffee break


Forskningsparken: Foyer

K4 Keynote lecture

Emerging models of education accountability; evaluation of school networks in a polycentric system

12:00–13:00 Forskningsparken: FORUM

Speaker: Melanie Ehren (UCL Institute of Education)
Chair: Wolfram Rollett


Closing ceremony, lunch, and farewell


Forskningsparken: FORUM, Foyer


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