Nieuwenhuis Institute for Educational Research
The Nieuwenhuis Institute for Educational Research (NI) encompasses all research of the Department of Pedagogical & Educational Sciences and the Department of Teacher Education. Our research has four interrelated objectives:
- Increasing the knowledge base of education. The term education includes the education of children in schools and life-long educational development, as well as the parenting of children in the home context or in out-of-home living arrangements;
- Contributing to the prevention and solution of problems within educational practice and informing and training (future) professionals;
- Evaluating and informing educational policy making;
- Informing the general public on the outcomes and implications of our research.
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