About the project edu⁴

[Translate to Englisch:] Gefördert vom BMBF

The BiSE project edu⁴ – bridging boundaries – connecting learning cultures represents a cultural shift in teacher education. It is being funded for the full duration of the project (2016-2023) in the framework of the “Qualitätsoffensive Lehrerbildung” programme of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Project goals

Establishment of the Binational School of Education

  • Development of BiSE as a central, transnational institution for teacher education by optimizing organizational and work processes between actors and institutions involved in teacher education

Strengthening practical relevance in teacher education

  • Development and new conceptualization of teaching methodology
  • Development and expansion of educational sciences
  • Networking of educational sciences, teaching methodology and individual disciplines
  • Teaching and development of skills for dealing with heterogeneity and inclusion
  • Establishment of the BiSE teaching lab


  • Quality matrix with quality objectives, criteria and indicators for teacher education
  • Study programme monitoring for teacher education programmes (Gymnasium)
  • Evaluation of edu4 measures at structural, process and results levels