European Schoolnet, Belgium
Anne Gilleran has many years’ experience in education in various different roles including being a school principal and teacher trainer. She has extensive experience in Information Communication Technology in Education both at in practice and research. In 2001 Anne joined European Schoolnet as project coordinator of the European School Leaders Network (ESLN); coordinator of European Schoolnet’s Virtual School and the European Network of Innovative Schools (ENIS) networks. During this time Anne was involved in a number of educational research and development programmes concerned with emerging issues in education in Europe, coordinated by European Schoolnet; eWatch, VALNET and OASIS, which have brought her into direct contact with schools across Europe. 2005 saw the start of eTwinningand Anne joinedmin the position of Pedagogical Manager. Anne has published number of research papers on the topic of online communities; edited several books on eTwinning and research topics related to eTwinning.