INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH NETWORK: REFORMS IN EDUCATION. History and theory of education reforms.



Financed by Swedish Research Council - Vetenskapsrådet

The main aim of this project ”Reforms in Education: A European Research Network” is to promote interdisciplinary theoretical and methodological reflection on educational reforms in Europe during the 20th century. This network will pursue 4 forms of activities during 2020-2022: international workshops, invited speakers, international research stays, and fully funded conference participations.

This network is directed by Johannes Westberg (Groningen, NL/Örebro, Swe), together with Mette Buchardt (Aalborg), Michael Geiss (Zurich), and Jane Gingrich (Oxford). The network is funded by a grant from the Swedish Research Council.


Forskningsnetværket Reforms in Education forsker i og udvikler teorier om uddannelsesreformer historisk og nutidigt

Effektiv start/slut dato01/01/202031/12/2022


  • History of Education
  • Social Theory
  • Policy analysis
  • Politics
  • Modernization
  • Reforms
  • Education Reform