dBias Newsletter#2

14 February 2022

The second issue of the dBias newsletter features some of the core team members and shares their views on the project impact at personal and organisational level. The partners were…

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NTCenter with a contract to support the Horizon Europe programme

22 January 2022

During the summer of 2021 we joined a large international consortium in a bid for a 7-year contract for the establishment, support and development of a network for national contact…

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Citizenship Education in Europe: Formative Assessment

06 January 2022

Starting in December 2021, we are embarking on another challenging journey alongside colleagues from Belgium, Norway, Portugal, Italy, Czechia and Slovenia. Partly reaffirming a previous successful partnership, we are now…

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Conspiracy Theories: A Deconstruction Model

04 November 2021

NTCenter maintains a continuous focus on disinformation and disinformation related-cognition. With the financial support of the Erasmus+ programme of the EU, we are launching InTACT, a 30-months project on conspiracy…

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dBias: early summer update

13 July 2021

Our first joint-staff training took place in April and was intended to give insights on how to make a successful short video for the purpose of telling about cognitive biases…

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Joint staff training “De-biasing: designing storyboards for videos”

20 May 2021

We have the pleasure to announce that the first of two planned learning and training activities within the frame of our The Art of De-biasing Erasmus+ project was successfully completed.…

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Validation of bias-related examples

31 March 2021

For the purposes of the dBias project we are kindly asking fellow educators, preferably those with experience in adult learning (16+), to fill a short survey with which we are…

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A Touch of Conspiracy: ‘Denver Airport’ & ‘Finland does not exist’

18 December 2020

It seems to me that the general knowledge of conspiracy theories (e.g. to be able to mention at least 3 of them) lately has drastically widened. Whether it’s triggered by…

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Skillability project approved by the Dutch Erasmus+ National Agency

20 September 2020

We are launching a 3-year project dedicated to social inclusion and employability for people with disability in Bulgaria, Netherlands, Slovenia, Denmark, Portugal, Italy and Lithuania. With Skillability project we intend…

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The Art of De-biasing project approved for funding in Scotland

17 September 2020

This project is designed by NTCenter (BG)and led and coordinated by Bash Art Creative (UK-Scotland). Koç University (TR), Institute for Contemporary Education (RS), Arteveldehogeschool (BE), Edulin (NL), Delft Digital Learning…

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De Facto at a milestone and it’s still a go!

01 September 2020

Our initiative against mis- and disinformation – De Facto –  reached an important milestone at the end of August 2020 with the formal expiration of the Erasmus+ grant funding. These have…

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De Facto Guidebook for educators now available online

13 August 2020

The Guidebook to fact-based reading and teaching is now available in English on the De Facto’s website. It encompasses a set of materials and tools which can be used by…

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