The Slovenian History Teachers Association is a non-governmental and non-profit organization established in 1999. The association has 130 members, history teachers working on primary, secondary and university level of education. The goals of the Association are to enhance the quality of history teaching in Slovenia by promoting new teaching methods and approaches in history teaching. The Association organized several in-service training programmes in cooperation with the Department of History, the Faculty of Arts and the University Ljubljana. It has also worked in close cooperation with the Council of Europe in the project European Dimension.