The most prominent programme accompanies the area of teachers’ professional development. Teacher education is in the focus of the activity of the Department for Teacher Training (, which is actively contributing to (1) the design and implementation of the pre-service curriculum for student-teachers and (2) in-service training of teachers. The second department of the Institute for Education is dedicated to the use of digital technologies in education, identifying and promoting the pedagogical value behind the use of ICT for teaching and learning. The newest department of the Institute is focusing on curriculum development and evaluation.

Main activity

Continuous professional development of teachers. Two CPD programmes are running since 2009. They are gathering nowadays over 31.000 teachers, on two platforms: Support for teachers Research in the area of digital technologies for education. Latest examples: An international event:


  • Member of ”The eLearning Network” (UK), since 2010
  • Member of ”Evidence Informed Policy and Practice in Education in Europe” (EIPPEE), since 2012
  • Member of the Educational Repository Network - EdReNe (European Union), since 2020
  • Member of the Coalition for Advancing Research Assessment (CoARA - European Union), since 2022
  • Aspiring partner of the International Institute for Online Education (China), 2022-2023

Contact us

The Institute for Education is a non-governmental organization founded in Romania, in 2009. The Institute is aiming to promote quality and innovation in education and educational research, providing expertise, constant support and tools for education professionals – teachers, school managers, education researchers and decision makers.

Institutul pentru Educație (România)
Bucharest 050536, sector 5, str. Louis Pasteur nr. 54
Tel.: +40 740 98 53 15, +40 722 45 80 00