The Leibniz Education Research Network Alliance dedicates itself to enhance the transfer of research knowledge. The members of the LERN alliance maintain an on-going dialogue with the stakeholders in education policy and administration as well as other stakeholders in society and the public in general.

Activities of the Network include …

Annual Fora on Education Policy

The Leibniz Education Research Network organizes the Annual Fora on Educational Policy for discussing current challenges in education.

More information: See all events at a glance (only available in German)


A comprehensive review on the education system and educational potentials in Germany (Das Bildungswesen in Deutschland) by Olaf Köller, Marcus Hasselhorn, Friedrich W. Hesse, Kai Maaz, Josef Schrader, Heike Solga, C. Katharina Spieß, and Karin Zimmer published on November 25th in 2019 by utb-Verlag.

The anthology “Knowledge mobilization and transfer in refugee research. Communication, counseling and joint research action” was produced in cooperation with the Netzwerk Fluchtforschung and published by Waxmann-Verlag in 2020 and as Open Access.


Discussion rounds and special transfer events also serve the exchange on the topic of education between research, practice, administration and politics.

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