European Education Area Removing barriers to learning and improving access to quality education for all. Slide Explore the EEA Focus topics Find out about the EU's work to achieve the European Education Area by focus topic. Explore focus topics Education levels Discover EU education and training initiatives contributing to the European Education Area by education level. See education levels Enlarge Support for people affected by Russia's invasion of Ukraine The European Commission is determined to support the Ukrainian people and to provide all available assistance in the field of education and training and beyond in these extremely challenging times. The EU is also excluding Russia from public contracts and European money. Discover all EU support for Ukraine The European Education Area The EEA initiative structures collaboration between Member States and stakeholders to build more resilient and inclusive national education systems. Find out about the EEA Enlarge EEA updates 11 January 2024 EIPC webinar: Supporting competencies for innovation in mainstream higher education – policy and practice Event 4 December 2023 Evidence-based approaches to technology use in early education Event 1 December 2023 Education and Training Monitor 2023: encouraging trends but challenges remain News 30 November 2023 "The European Education Area: A reality for all" Event 30 November 2023 “Ask Me Anything” session on innovation in higher education Event 27 November 2023 Early childhood digital education: the Hub's December focus News 24 November 2023 2023 European Innovative Teaching Award event Event 24 November 2023 Insights from the "ask me anything” session on digital education in prisons News 23 November 2023 European Council adopts two recommendations on digital education and skills News 22 November 2023 Workshop: connecting higher education, teacher training and schools to advance education for the digital and green transitions Event 20 November 2023 Design Thinking Workshop: Designing for Upskilling and Reskilling in the Education Sector Event 16 November 2023 Success stories: one team’s journey since the first edition of the accelerator programme News 15 November 2023 Europe on the Move - a proposal on the future of learning mobility News 14 November 2023 Workshop: how to empower teachers with digital competences? Event 6 November 2023 DigiEduHack 2023: Putting people at the centre of digital education News 31 October 2023 November focus on digital skills News 26 October 2023 What you should know about plagiarism while studying in Europe News 25 October 2023 Navigating European public transport as an international student News See all news Popular topics EEA explained Find out how and why we are building the European Education Area. Strategic Framework See how the EU, Member States and stakeholders are collaborating to make the EEA a reality. Digital Education Action Plan The EU's flagship initiative for the digital transformation of national education and training systems. Education and Training Monitor The Education and Training Monitor presents the European Commission’s annual analysis of how education and training systems evolve across the EU. ECTS The European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System facilitates the recognition of qualifications. Study in Europe Discover everything you need to know about coming to study in Europe. SELFIE Reflect on the digital potential of your school with this free assessment tool. SELFIE for TEACHERS The free self-reflection tool for primary and secondary school teachers to see where they stand with digital technology in their teaching. European Student Card Initiative Help for Erasmus+ students and higher education institutions to simplify their admin and manage their mobilities more digitally.