Alena Jůvová, PaedDr. in Didactics of Biology, PhD in Education; is Assistant Professor and International coordinator at the Institute of Education and Social Studies, Faculty of Education, Palacký University in Olomouc and an Executive editor of e-Pedagogium – An independent scientific journal for interdisciplinary research in pedagogy. Her sphere of scientific interest is communication and soft skills in education, environmental education, social pedagogy and pedagogical constructivism. She is a member of the Czech Pedagogical Society and a member of the Czech Educational Research Association. She has published three textbooks and selected articles on the issue of education, teaching methodology and social pedagogy.