Conference on the transition from school to higher education: “Without concept? Strategies and future perspectives on the transition from school to university"
For the first time, university members met on a conceptual and operational level to discuss the transition from school to university. The conference “Without concept? Strategies and future perspectives on the transition from school to university" on the 3rd and 4th April 2014focused in particular on the strategic concepts of school youth development at German universities and universities. The conference was organized by Cornelia Driesen, MA and Prof. Dr. Angela Ittel ( Educational Psychology at the Technical University of Berlin) with the support of the Donors' Association for German Science. Thematically, the conference dealt with the concepts of German universities at the school – university interface. During the two day meeting, theoretical and empirical research results were presented and discussed as well as best practice examples for the structure, organization and implementation of the facilitation of the school – university transition. The conference brought together representatives, coordinators and organizers to discuss the prospects, opportunities and structures. In addition, the creation of a separate nation- wide network is planned.
Date: 3/4 April 2014
Location: Main building TU Berlin
Straße des 17. Juni 135
D - 10623 Berlin
Contact: Cornelia Driesen, M.A.
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org 
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