Research

Project SILVER partners have published considerable research results on the topic of intergenerational learning. Here are some of the papers available for download.

Orzea, I and Bratianu, C. (2013), Intergenerational Learning in Ageing Societies, Academy of Economic Studies of Bucharest, Romania

Orzea, I and Bratianu, C. (2013), STAKEHOLDER AWARENESS PROGRAMS FOR INTERGENERATIONAL LEARNING IN THE EUROPEAN CONTEXT,Academy of Economic Studies of Bucharest, Romania

Ropes, D. (2013) “Intergenerational learning in organizations”, European Journal of Training and Development, Vol. 37 Iss: 8, pp.713 – 727. (Abstract only)

Orzea, I and Bratianu, C. (2012), INTERGENERATIONAL LEARNING AS AN ENTROPY
DRIVEN PROCESS,Academy of Economic Studies of Bucharest, Romania

Ropes, D. (2012). Intergenerational communities of practice: shedding new light on older workers? Published in the proceeding of the 6th International Conference on Learning and Knowledge Capabilities.

Ropes, D. and Ypsilanti, A. (2012) Factors influencing intergenerational learning: towards a framework for organizations to ensure successful learning in older employees. In Learning later in life – uncovering the potential of investing in an ageing workforce. A Cedefop publication, pp. 280-308. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Agapie, A., Bratianu, C., Orzea. I., Agoston, S. (2011), Inter-Generational Learning Dynamics in Universities, Academy of Economic Studies of Bucharest, Romania. Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management Volume 9 Issue 1 2011

Ropes, D. (2011). Intergenerational learning: a research framework. In Supporting longer working lives: Guidance and counseling for ageing workers. A Cedefop publication, pp. 105-125. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Ropes, D. (2011). (Still) making waves: intergenerational learning and the ageing knowledge worker. Published in the proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Organizational Learning and Knowledge Capabilities.

 

Background texts (free to download)

Unpublished research reports used for the IGL Toolkit
Research on Stakeholder Awareness Programs

StAP design

Evalaluative framework for IGL Toolkit

StAP-Handbook

Research on Organising IGL

Researching the State of the Art

Designing for IGL

Research on designing serious games for IGL

Researching the State of the Art

IGLGameDesign

Game test protocols and evaluation frameworks

Report on testing

Qualitative aggregate project evaluation report

Aggregate Evalation Report

Other useful reports

Guide to project standards

Guidelines to project work

Exploitation of results   (Report on contextualising IGL, IGL as a lifelong learning strategy, accrediting lifelong learning programmes and the future of IGL)

 

http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/publications/19076.aspx

Working and ageing: Guidance and counselling for mature learners

Working and Ageing: The benefits of investing in an ageing workforce

http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/publications/20649.aspx

Working and ageing: Guidance and counselling for mature learners

http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/publications/19076.aspx

Working and ageing: Emerging theories and empirical perspectives

http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/publications/16435.aspx

Mendeley

We use Mendeley as bibliography of resources that are used by the researchers in this project, as well as others who are interested in IGL and need information such as: EU strategy documents on Lifelong Learning; IGL; Working and Ageing, etc. There are reports from different sectors and countries, academic papers, program evaluations and other mediums too, like films and slide presentations. All resources are free and open to the public. You can also upload anything you might think useful to others.